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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
19 years of experience

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Lerman is Excellent. Dr. Lerman has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Lerman graduated from Stanford University. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2010, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014)


Dr. Lerman has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Shriners Hospital - Northern Calif 
  • Shriners Hosp 

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel A Lerman MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 19 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joel A. Lerman practice?
Dr. Joel Lerman has 1 office location.
Dr. Joel Lerman practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Sacramento, CA.
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