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Dr. Joshua Heller, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.7 (524)
Map Pin Small Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
21 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Joshua Heller, MD

Dr. Joshua Heller, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 21 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Temple University and is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Heller, completed a residency at Temple University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Heller an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Heller works at ARIA Hea;lth Physician Services - Surgery in Philadelphia, PA with other offices in King of Prussia, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Scoliosis, Spine Deformities and Spinal Cord Injury along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Heller's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Jefferson Neurological Surgery Associates
    909 Walnut St Fl 2, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 395-9680
  2. 2
    Jefferson Neurological Surgery Associates
    950 Pulaski Dr Ste 120, King of Prussia, PA 19406 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 395-9680
  3. 3
    Jefferson Health Navy Yard
    3 Crescent Dr Fl 3, Philadelphia, PA 19112 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 395-9680

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Scoliosis
Spine Deformities
Spinal Cord Injury
Back Pain
Cervical Stenosis
Cranial Trauma
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Stenosis
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Herniated Disc Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelomalacia
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Whiplash
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Brain Surgery
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Dural Tear
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Kyphosis
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Lordosis
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Lumbar Herniated Disc
Meningiomas
Myelitis
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Neurogenic Bowel
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pineal Region Tumors
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Coma
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Cord Disorders
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spondolthesis
Stroke
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Syringomyelia
Tarlov Cyst
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracolumbar Radiculopathy
Torticollis
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Upper Back Pain
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Interlaminar Spacer
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Peripheral Nerve Block
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Fracture Treatment
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    • Amerihealth
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Bluegrass Family Health
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • Cigna
    • Cigna-HealthSpring
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Devon Health
    • First Health
    • Geisinger Health Plan
    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    • Health Net
    • HealthPartners
    • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    • Humana
    • Independence Blue Cross
    • Intergroup
    • Keystone Health Plan East
    • MAPFRE Life Insurance Company of Puerto Rico
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • One Net
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • QualCare
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • UPMC
    • US Family Health Plan
    • WellPoint
    • Worker's Compensation

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.7
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    Based on 524 ratings
    Patient Ratings (524)
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    4 Star
    (44)
    3 Star
    (12)
    2 Star
    (5)
    1 Star
    (14)
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    About Dr. Joshua Heller, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 21 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1972742906
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Shriners Hospital For Crippled Children (Phila.)
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Temple University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Temple University Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Temple University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Heller has seen patients for Scoliosis, Spine Deformities and Spinal Cord Injury, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Heller on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    524 patients have reviewed Dr. Heller. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Heller.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Heller, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Heller appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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