Dr. Joseph A Carella MD Pediatrician

Dr. Joseph Carella is a pediatrician in Santa Ana, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including California Hospital Medical Center and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 45 years. Dr. Carella accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 22 doctors at California Hospital Medical Center and one of 83 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center who specialize in Pediatrics. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Education & Medical Training

Boston Floating Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1965 - 1966

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1966 - 1968

Tufts University School of Medicine
Class of 1965

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 44 years in Pediatrics

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Hyperreninemic hypertension in an infant secondary to pelviureteric obstruction treated successfully by surgery.
Carella, J. A., Silber, I.

Cutaneous delayed hypersensitivity in a healthy pediatric population: diagnostic value of diptheria-tetanus toxoids.
Franz, M. L., Carella, J. A., Galant, S. P.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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