Dr. Joel Pessa MD is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck, Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand.
Dr. Joel Pessa has 6 office locations.
5303 Harry Hines Blvd
Oak Lawn, Dallas, TX 75390

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Locations and availability (6)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Pessa is Excellent. Dr. Pessa has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Pessa, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Facelift (Rhytidoplasty)
  • Lacerations
  • Microsurgery
  • Oophoritis (Ovary inflammation)

Education & Awards

Dr. Pessa graduated from University of Massachusetts, Worcester. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
Southeastern Plastic Surgery Resident’s Competition (1988)
Phi Beta Kappa (1975)
Tiffany Award American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (1995) Tiffany Award American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (1993) Duke University Art Competiton Drawing Category (1989) Southeastern Plastic Surgery Resident’s Competition (1988) Phi Beta Kappa (1975)
Duke University Art Competiton Drawing Category (1989)
Tiffany Award American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (1993)
Tiffany Award American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (1995)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Plastic Surgery, Lovefield West, Dallas, TX

Affiliations

Dr. Pessa has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Children's Medical Center of Dallas 
  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - St. Paul 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Pessa accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 3 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
  • Superior Health Plan - 3 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 7 plans

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Joel Pessa practice?
Dr. Joel Pessa practices Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck, Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand near Dallas, TX.
Additional practice locations include: San Antonio, TX.
See Dallas Plastic Surgeons and Dallas Surgeons.