Dr. Joseph Lucius Jorizzo MD Dermatologist

Dr. Joseph Jorizzo is a dermatologist in Winston Salem, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York-Presbyterian Hospital and W. G. (Bill) Heffner Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Jorizzo accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 86 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and one of 2 at W. G. (Bill) Heffner Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Dermatology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Italian and Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology

Education & Medical Training

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975–1976

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, Dermatology, 1976–1979

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 35 years in Dermatology

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FAAD), American Academy of Dermatology

Publications & Presentations

Gulliver's sign: A recognizable transition from inflammatory to healing stages of pyoderma gangrenosum.
Landis, E. T.,Taheri, A.,Jorizzo, J. L.

Review of dermatomyositis: establishing the diagnosis and treatment algorithm.
Strowd, L. C.,Jorizzo, J. L.

A comparative study of clinical characteristics, work-up, treatment, and association to malignancy in dermatomyositis between two tertiary skin centers in the USA and Singapore.
Yosipovitch, G.,Tan, A.,LoSicco, K.,Manabat, C. G.,Kannagra, A.,Carroll, C.,Chan, Y. H.,Ng, P.,Jorizzo, J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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