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Biography

Biography

Dr. Teplinsky, is a Board Certified Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon who has been on the Attending Staff of the Department Of Plastic Surgery at UCLA for 40 years who after suffering a compression fracture of the spine in 1998 secondary to osteoporosis rendering him unable to stand in the operating room, elected to begin a practice in Chronic Wound Care & Management Starting as the Medical Director of the Unit at Sherman Oaks Hospital, then becoming the Medical Director of the Unit at Encino Hospital, and finally directing the Unit at Tarzana Hospital for the last nine years.

Medical School
  • University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI
Internship
  • Sutter Health - Herrick Campus, Berkely, CA
Residency
  • UCSF Fresno Community Regional Medical Center, Fresno, CA
Fellowship
  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospitals, CA
Languages
  • English
  • Yiddish

Locations

Providence Tarzana Medical Center Chronic Wound Care Center
18411 Clark Street
Suite 301
Tarzana, CA 91356
(818) 757-8839
(818) 609-1036
Joel J. Teplinsky, MD-FACS
16161 Ventura Boulevard
Suite C
Encino, CA 91436
(818) 990-9433
(818) 784-7598

Specialties

Specialties
  • Plastic Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • Wound Care

Insurance

Insurances Accepted
  • Medi-Cal Anthem (BC) HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)