Dr. Joy L Long MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Joy Long is an orthopedic surgeon in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ephrata Community Hospital and Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Long accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 15 doctors at Ephrata Community Hospital and one of 15 at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2002–2007

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 4 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 3 years in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Activation of the shoulder musculature during pendulum exercises and light activities.
Long, J.L., Ruberte Thiele, R.A., Skendzel, J.G., Jeon, J., Hughes, R.E., Miller, B.S., Carpenter, J.E.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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