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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Josef Gorek is Good. Dr. Gorek has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.9
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Gorek graduated from University of California at Los Angeles. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Gorek has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Kaiser Permanente Hospital - Oakland 
  • Kaiser Permanente Medical Center San Rafael 
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital - Redwood City 


  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. Josef E Gorek MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine.
Where does Dr. Josef E. Gorek practice?
Dr. Josef Gorek has 1 office location.
Dr. Josef Gorek practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine near Oakland, CA.
See Oakland Surgeons.