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Dr. John A Handal MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgical Oncology.
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Dr. John Handal has 12 office locations.
Einstein Regional Orthopaedic
60 Township Line Rd
Elkins Park, Elkins Park, PA 19027

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Locations and availability (12)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Handal is Excellent. Dr. Handal has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Handal, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Diabetes
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Handal graduated from Pennsylvania State University, Hershey. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Oncology, West Oak Lane, Elkins Park, PA

Affiliations

Dr. Handal has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Albert Einstein Medical Center 
  • Montgomery Hospital XXXXX 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Gateway Health Plan - 1 plan
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 5 plans

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. John A. Handal practice?
Dr. John Handal practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgical Oncology near Elkins Park, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Philadelphia, PA and Jenkintown, PA.
See Elkins Park Surgeons and Elkins Park Oncologists.