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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
39 years of experience

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(59)
Patient comments (19)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Matta is Good. Dr. Matta has been reviewed by 59 patients who have provided 19 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
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Promptness 4.2
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Courteous Staff 4.4
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
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Bedside Manner 4.4
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Spends Time with Me 4.5
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Follows Up After Visit 4.2
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Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Matta graduated from Oregon Health & Science University, Portland. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Mid-City
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Santa Monica, CA
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Matta has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 
  • Saint John's Health Center 
  • Good Samaritan Hospital - Los Angeles 

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel Matta MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 39 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joel Matta practice?
Dr. Joel Matta has 1 office location.
Dr. Joel Matta practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Santa Monica, CA.
See Santa Monica Surgeons.