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Dr. Joel Kertznus, MD

Gastroenterology
3.9 (14)
Accepting new patients
26 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Joel Kertznus, MD

Dr. Joel Kertznus, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Hialeah, FL. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 26 years of experience. They graduated from Fac Med U Ctrl Venezuela.

Dr. Kertznus works at Digestive Medicine Associates in Hialeah, FL with other offices in Coral Gables, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Gastritis, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Abdominal Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kertznus' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Digestive Medicine Associates
    2140 W 68th St Ste 300, Hialeah, FL 33016 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (305) 822-4107
  2. 2
    Robert F Deluca MD
    3133 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33134 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (305) 822-4107
    Monday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

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    3.9
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    Jan 30, 2023
    Excellent service. Attentive staff and extremely competent medical.
    Clarisse Limoeiro — Jan 30, 2023
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    About Dr. Joel Kertznus, MD

    Specialties
    • Gastroenterology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 26 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1487639308
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Miami Hospitals and Clinics
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Fac Med U Ctrl Venezuela
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Joel Kertznus, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kertznus is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Kertznus has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Kertznus has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Kertznus has seen patients for Gastritis, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Abdominal Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kertznus on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    14 patients have reviewed Dr. Kertznus. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kertznus.

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