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Anesthesiologist (pain control), Pain Management Specialist
44 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Shurman is Good. Dr. Shurman has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
Promptness 2.0
Courteous Staff 3.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Shurman, MD is board certified in Anesthesiology and Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Pain

Education & Awards

Dr. Shurman graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia.


Dr. Shurman has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Green Hospital 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph Shurman MD is a male Anesthesiologist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine.
Where does Dr. Joseph Shurman practice?
Dr. Joseph Shurman has 2 office locations.
Dr. Joseph Shurman practices Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine near La Jolla, CA.
Additional practice locations include: San Diego, CA.
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