Patient Reviews

Reviews reflect patients' level of satisfaction with the care they received from this provider. Dr. Joseph Behymer xhas an overall rating of 4.8.


Dr. Joseph Behymer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in La Jolla, CA, with other offices in Lake Forest, CA and Mission Viejo, CA (and 1 other location). He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Behymer is affiliated with Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center and Mission Hospital Laguna Beach. He speaks English.


Patients rate and review their physicians based on criteria of care including bedside manner, doctor-patient face time, and degree of follow-up. Patients also provide their doctor with an overall ratings. Vitals analyzes these ratings annually, along with other quality measures, to identify and award the top physicians.


Find out the languages this doctor/ or staff may speak.


Learn where this doctor attended medical school.

Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Joseph Behymer has the following 7 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Family Medicine

A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.


See areas of expertise for treating specific conditions, procedures and surgeries for this doctor.

Board Certification

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Locations & Directions

Uc San Diego Student Health Services

9500 Gilman Dr
La Jolla, CA 92093

Saddleback Family & Urgent Care

22855 Lake Forest Dr
Lake Forest, CA 92630

Saddleback Family & Urgent

23962 Alicia Pkwy
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

2507 Eastbluff Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Nearby Doctors

Dr. Joseph Behymer, MD is similar to these 3 Doctors near La Jolla, CA.