Dr. J Poceta, MD

Dr. J Poceta, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. J Poceta, MD is a neurology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in neurology.

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd MS 313

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 554-8895

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Poceta performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Insomnia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Poceta's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

37  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Scripps Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poceta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poceta's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poceta to family and friends
13 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Poceta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I don't like use harsh words on other people. But I have to say this doctor is bad. First of all, it is difficult to schedule appointment. If you do schedule, it is far out. When you are near, they will call to cancel. This doctor's staff never return calls. This doctor never respond to messages...more
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During the 17 years Dr. Poceta has treated me for PD, headaches, and sleep problems. he has always been attentive, flexible, and knowledgable. He keeps up with the latest medications and procedures and finds some way to help me, even when there is little that can be done (such as dealing with the...more
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Extremely unlikely!! Dr. Poceta is out of date, arrogant, and an extremely poor listener with little to no personal insight. His office staff displays similar characteristics.
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Not recommended. "Knows" the diagnosis, tends to prejudges the case before the patient presents the history.
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Very knowledgable and helpful
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