Joseph Amavisca, MD

Patient Rating:

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My Specialties:

Family Medicine, Board-certified

Gender:

Male

Affiliations:

Meridian Park Medical Center

Where I see patients

About Me:

Dr. Amavisca is board-certified in family medicine. He received a medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine and completed his residency at RWJ University Hospital Somerset. Dr. Amavisca was raised in Phoenix, Arizona. He started his medical path as a combat medic in the United States Army. Dr. Amavisca enjoys spending time with his wife and four sons. His hobbies include road cycling, running, golf and fly fishing.

Year I Started Practice: 2009
Hospitals Served: Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center

Patient Rating

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5.0 out of 5     140 Ratings     69 Comments

Nov 10, 2022
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He listens to me

Nov 1, 2022
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Sorry to see him leave. One of the best

Nov 1, 2022
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This was our third visit. Doctor Joe is leaving the practice on December 2nd and I am very upset that he is going. He is a very bright and personable person. And very much an asset to the Legacy organization. So sad to lose him for us all.

Nov 1, 2022
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I am sorry my provider is leaving

Oct 27, 2022
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LMG needs to find and hire additional outstanding physicians for this location. As my GP and one other GP are leaving the group you are understaffed. I don't see another GP at this location accepting new patients that I would be interested in visiting.

Oct 25, 2022
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Dr gives the impression that I am his only patient

Oct 20, 2022
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Not sure how U found him but this man Is the BEST of THE BEST and I've got my entire family to switch to him bcuz of how amazing he Is. Very SMART, CARING, GREAT bedside manner !!! Thank U for replacing McKinstry with someone JUST as amazing !!!! Please never lose him because we would follow him anywhere. Just an all-around amazing doctor with awesome people skills. I actually look forward to seeing him when I go in. So do my parents :-) he actually makes you laugh and genuinely cares. I wish everyone could experience a doctor like him! Please let me know if you have any other questions.

Oct 19, 2022
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This is one of the best Doctors I have had in years. He listens and explains everything very clearly. He makes me feel like I matter.

Oct 18, 2022
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Everyone was very friendly and professional

Oct 6, 2022
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I will MISS my doctor Amavisca, Joseph A. after December - Very easy to talk to! I love this man!

Oct 4, 2022
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Very good experiences with Dr Amavisca & sad to see him leave. He is the best !!!!

Sep 27, 2022
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Good visit , got lots of info I hadn' received on previous visits or phone calls

Sep 23, 2022
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Would recommend this provider but not this clinic.

Sep 22, 2022
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My provider gives me time to ask questions and discuss diabetes issues. Changing to 20 min appointments will not allow ample time to thoroughly discuss long term treatment plans and issues. That is why my provider is leaving and I will be following.

Sep 22, 2022
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Very good doctor, knows his stuff wry well.

Sep 22, 2022
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He's a great doctor. Thanks for asking.

Sep 21, 2022
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It's always a pleasant experience when I have an appointment with Dr. Amavisca!

Sep 21, 2022
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Very poor service at the lab. Orders not filed and had to go 3 times before the blood draw could be taken. Not doctors fault but the labs lack of attention. Very disorganized and with staff who don't speak English well.

Sep 20, 2022
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Dr Amavisca is excellent.

Sep 16, 2022
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My experience has always been that the reception people were very efficient and friendly, appointments have been efficient, the nurses always kind and attentive. Dr Amavisca is an excellent doctor, even during Covid he was attentive, compassionate and has always had the best diagnosis for me. He is an excellent doctor.

Sep 15, 2022
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Dr Amavisca is the best Doctor I've ever had. Extremely caring, listens to concerns, and always puts me at ease.

Sep 7, 2022
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Dr. A is he best!! I am so sad to see him leave legacy. Overall, the clinic is awesome too!!

Sep 6, 2022
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Should have been told he was leaving and discussed being placed with another doctor as just got letter tonight he is leaving

Sep 6, 2022
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I love doctorAMAVISCA

Aug 23, 2022
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He a very good listener and very compassionate. I had every confidence In what he has suggested will help me.

Aug 23, 2022
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The visit went very well and I left feeling very satisfied.Blood was drawn and the experience was also very good. I am extremely happy with the care given to me by the doctors and nurses at MPH and the medical group In Tualatin.

Aug 23, 2022
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Always listens and spends time with me

Aug 19, 2022
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Great staff, awesome Doctor!

Aug 17, 2022
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Professional and old school at the same time. Takes the time, keeps it simple, and always ask if there is anything else. It has been less than a year and already feel comfortable & relaxed when here for any appointment.

Aug 11, 2022
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Fine doctor. Easy to talk to

Aug 5, 2022
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He is the best.

Aug 5, 2022
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Dr Amavisca is a very good Dr. He makes u feel comfortable & explains info to u very well. One question asked if anyone called abt blood test results. I looked them up on My Health & the Dr answered my questions at my appt.

Aug 4, 2022
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Dr. Amavisca always expressed concern for our condition.

Jul 19, 2022
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The doctor was very informative and thorough when all of my questions were answered.

Jul 1, 2022
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Dr. Amavisca is a very caring physician and I always feel I have his attention. He helped me through a tough 3 months due to needing a lumpectomy. I appreciate his quality of care and mostly for the fact that he cares so much about his patients!

Jun 29, 2022
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Friendly, stays on track, explains results in an understandable manner.

Jun 28, 2022
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Dr Amavisca is very knowledgeable, and understanding. He listens to your concerns and is very helpful. He is a compassionate physician.

Jun 28, 2022
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I like my Doctor & it was a good visit.

Jun 28, 2022
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The doctor knew exactly what was wrong with me. He was miraculously right in the problem.

Jun 22, 2022
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Dr Amavisca has taken the time to review health records and needs prior to visit so we could work on solutions! We are not a number with him we feel like family with him.

Jun 17, 2022
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All good more visits soon Dr A I like

Jun 17, 2022
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Best doctor ever. I'm confident that I'm getting excellent advice and care. He listens and explains and knows what I need.

Jun 10, 2022
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Dr Amavisca is the most thorough and caring dr I have ever had.

Jun 7, 2022
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Dr. Amavisca is always a great listener!

Jun 3, 2022
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I have had wonderful experiences with my provider and with Legacy in general. AND I have recommended them to a number of people.

May 31, 2022
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Dr. Amavisca listens very well and pays attention to detail.

May 31, 2022
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His was my first visit with Dr. Amavisca, he seems like he Is thorough and efficient in addition to being great at listening and explaining.

May 27, 2022
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Dr. Amavisca is a wonderful doctor. I always feel well cared for.

May 25, 2022
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Excellent answers to myquestionsand concerns

May 24, 2022
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Had to have two blood draws because they couldn't get enough blood the first time and had to come back a third time because I wasn't told to go to a different place for blood work. :(

May 18, 2022
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Dr Amavisca was amazing, Very kind and helpful.

May 18, 2022
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My former provider abruptly stopped accepting my insurance coverage and due to covid I had to wait 6 months to schedule this appointment.

May 17, 2022
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The visit was great. Dr. Amavisca was thorough, courteous and kind. He addressed all the needs I had.

May 17, 2022
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Dr Amavisca is a good doctor who is honest and explains issues as they should be without any ambivalencece He is alwasy trying to help and encourage good behaviour to help improve ones health One can only ask for this

May 13, 2022
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Dr. Amavisca is the best physician I have seen in the past 2 1/2 years.

Apr 27, 2022
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Best doc ever

Apr 27, 2022
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Alls good

Apr 27, 2022
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Wonderful answered all questions excellent doctor

Apr 26, 2022
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Very good

Apr 22, 2022
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Very interested in my overall health

Apr 20, 2022
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He chatted w/me about life as well as my health.

Apr 20, 2022
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I have NO complaints. Legacy is a very good medical clinic. I trust them to give me the Medical needs I require when needed. I respect their jobs realizing how hard it must beIn today's world.

Apr 20, 2022
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Listened and didn't look at computer. Answered all questions and was very thorough. Enjoyed the visit!

Apr 19, 2022
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Dr. Amavisca is thorough, knowledgeable, personable and a good listener.

Apr 15, 2022
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Preregistration was exhausting.

Apr 13, 2022
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Excellent

Apr 12, 2022
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Dr. Amavisca is an excellent and very thoughtful doctor/

Apr 5, 2022
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Dr. Amavisca is very kind and personable, but also direct, knowledgeable and Informative. So lucky to have him as a doctor!

Apr 5, 2022
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Always good with Dr. Amavisca

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