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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Walker is Good. Dr. Walker has been reviewed by 32 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 3.2
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Walker, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications

Education & Awards

Dr. Walker graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 3 awards.

Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2013 - 2016)
Level III
NCQA Diabetes Physician Recognition Program (2014 - 2017)
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2013 - 2016)


Dr. Walker has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth 
  • Harris Methodist H E B 

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel Wayne Walker MD is a male Internist, has 17 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics.
Where does Dr. Joel W. Walker practice?
Dr. Joel Walker has 1 office location.
Dr. Joel Walker practices Internal Medicine and Pediatrics near Bedford, TX.
See Bedford Internists and Bedford Pediatricians.