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Joel L. Deitz, MD

Joel L. Deitz, MD Physician

Medical Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Dr. Deitz is employed by Penn Medicine.

About Dr. Joel L. Deitz

Recognized in America's Top Doctors, 2008, 2010, 2012 - 2018

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2011 - 2018

Recognized in Philadelphia magazine's annual Top Docs issues, 2008 to 2018

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Penn Medicine.

Overall Ratings

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Pulmonary Medicine

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Critical Care Medicine, 1987
  • Internal Medicine, 1980
  • Pulmonary Disease, 1984

Clinical Expertise:

  • Bronchiolitis
  • Cardiopulmonary Disease
  • Chronic Cough
  • Complex Lung Disease
  • Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage (DAH)
  • Drug-Induced Pulmonary Disease
  • Dyspnea
  • Eosinophilic Granuloma
  • Eosinophilic Pneumonia
  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Occupational Lung Disease
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Vasculitis
  • Second Opinion
  • Unexplained Dyspnea

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Amerihealth Caritas Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Provider Partners Health Plan
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program

Education and Training

Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency: Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center

Memberships

American College of Chest Physicians, National American College of Physicians, National American Thoracic Society, National Drinker Critical Care Society, Local Society For Critical Care Medicine, International

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Deitz is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Medicine Rittenhouse Long-Term Acute Care Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Joel Deitz and Keith Hamilton: Health Care-Associated Infections The Intensive Care Unit Manual : 134-149,2013.

Academic Contact Info

Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Division
Penn-Presbyterian Medical Center
39th & Market Street, PHI 441

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-8585
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)

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