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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
23 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Fechter is Below Average. Dr. Fechter has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 2 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
Promptness 2.0
Courteous Staff 2.7
Accurate Diagnosis 2.5
Bedside Manner 2.3
Spends Time with Me 2.4
Follows Up After Visit 2.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Fechter, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Fechter graduated from University of Maryland , Baltimore. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Fechter has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Holy Cross Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel David Fechter MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joel D. Fechter practice?
Dr. Joel Fechter has 2 office locations.
Dr. Joel Fechter practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Silver Spring, MD.
Additional practice locations include: Bowie, MD.
See Silver Spring Orthopedic Surgeons.