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Dr. Joseph Fontana MD, PHD, and BS is a male Internist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Hematology, Medical Oncology, Hematology & Oncology, and Hematology.
Dr. Joseph Fontana has 3 office locations.
John D Dingell Va Medical Center
4646 John R St
Medical Center, Detroit, MI 48201

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (1)

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

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD, PHD, BS is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Closed Head Injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hormone-Dependent Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Urogenital Cancer (Genitourinary)

Education & Awards

Dr. Fontana graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 4 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Breast Cancer (Breast Neoplasm)
Voted Best Doctors 2011-2012


Dr. Fontana has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Karmanos Cancer Center 
  • Harper University Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Priority Health - 6 plans
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan - 8 plans
  • United Healthcare - 12 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan - 22 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Molina Healthcare - 4 plans
  • Meridian Health Plan of MI, Inc. (Formerly Health Plan of MI) - 1 plan
  • HealthPlus of Michigan - 23 plans
  • Humana - 9 plans
  • Cigna - 6 plans
  • McLaren Health Plan - 2 plans


  • Italian

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Where does Dr. Joseph Fontana practice?
Dr. Joseph Fontana practices Internal Medicine, Hematology, Medical Oncology, Hematology & Oncology, and Hematology near Detroit, MI.
See Detroit Internists, Detroit Hematologists, and Detroit Oncologists.