Dr. Joseph Samuel Gimbel MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Joseph Gimbel is an orthopedic surgeon in Phoenix, Arizona. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice for 47 years. Dr. Gimbel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1968–1972

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Internship, Transitional Year, 1967–1968

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Class of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 41 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2015

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Efficacy and safety of tanezumab versus naproxen in the treatment of chronic low back pain.
Kivitz, A. J.,Gimbel, J. S.,Bramson, C.,Nemeth, M. A.,Keller, D. S.,Brown, M. T.,West, C. R.,Verburg, K. M.

A multiple-day regimen of parecoxib sodium 20 mg twice daily provides pain relief after total hip arthroplasty.
Viscusi, E.R., Gimbel, J.S., Halder, A.M., Snabes, M., Brown, M.T., Verburg, K.M.

Efficacy and tolerability of oxymorphone immediate release for acute postoperative pain after abdominal surgery: a randomized, double-blind, active- and placebo-controlled, parallel-group trial.
Aqua, K., Gimbel, J.S., Singla, N., Ma, T., Ahdieh, H., Kerwin, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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