Dr. Joseph R Martel MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Joseph Martel is an ophthalmologist in Rancho Cordova, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Mercy General Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and has been in practice for 36 years. He is one of 42 doctors at Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 37 at Mercy General Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

San Joaquin General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1979

University of Colorado
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1979–1982

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Hospital-based ocular emergencies: epidemiology, treatment, and visual outcomes.
Cheung, C. A.,Rogers-Martel, M.,Golas, L.,Chepurny, A.,Martel, J. B.,Martel, J. R.

Advanced Basal Cell Carcinoma in a Patient With Schizoaffective Disorder: Constraints and Management.
Taylor, E. J., Golas, L., Martel, J. R., Martel, J. B.

Safety of Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy Over Ocular Structures.
Semlacher, R.A., Taylor, E.J., Golas, L., Snyder, K.R., Semlacher, B.M., Martel, J.R., Martel, J.B.

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