Are you having back pain with any of the following?

  • Severe pain, weakness or tingling in your leg(s).
  • Difficulty stopping urination or loss of control of bladder or bowels.
  • Unexplained fever, nausea or vomiting.
  • A history of cancer or unexplained weight loss.

We understand that you are experiencing one or more of the health issues that might be impacting your back pain.

We recommend that you discuss these health issues with your doctor before proceeding with this program.

Once you are cleared by your doctor to do this program, we hope it helps you find relief from your back pain.

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Joel Levis, MD

Emergency Medicine

Welcome to My Doctor Online, a web site that my colleagues and I developed to make it easier for you to take care of your healthcare needs. On this site you will find answers to many of your questions about my clinical practice. Also included are several online features that will allow you to e-mail me, check your laboratory results and refill prescriptions. I hope you find its content informative and useful.

My Offices

Santa Clara Homestead
Appt/Advice: 1-408-851-5300

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Professional

Background

Compassionate and empathetic patient care is what I believe in. It is also important to keep patients in the loop.

I received my undergraduate degree from the University of Vermont and my PhD from Johns Hopkins University. I then went on to Stanford University School of Medicine, where I received my Medical Degree in 2000. I completed my emergency medicine residency through Stanford-Kaiser Emergency Medicine Program. I joined Kaiser Permanente in 2003.

Credentials

Medical EducationStanford University,
Stanford, CA
ResidencyStanford University,
Stanford, CA
Board CertificationEmergency Medicine,
American Board of Emergency Medicine
Hospital Admitting PrivilegesSanta Clara Homestead
License
License Type
Status
State of Issue
A76319
Doctor of Medicine
02/28/2019 00:00:00
California

Other Information

Accepting New Patients StatusAccepting new patients, referral may be required
GenderMale
Languages SpokenEnglish
Interpreters are available upon request. Learn more at the Interpreter Services Information page
National Provider Identifier1568549491
Plan AffiliationProviders listed on the Kaiser Permanente Provider Directory are available to most members.
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