Joel J. Teplinsky, MD, FACS, FICS

Joel J. Teplinsky, MD, FACS, FICS

Plastic, Reconstructive, Burn & Hand Surgeon
1060 Ventura Blvd. Ste. 110, PMB 348
Encino , CA 91436
Office: 818-990-9433
Fax: 818-784-7598

Dr. Teplinsky is a plastic and reconstructive, burn, chronic wound, aestetic and hand surgeon. He is a Diplomate of the, American Board of Plastic Surgery and is on the attending staff of the UCLA, Department of Plastic Surgery. He is the past President of the International College of Surgeons, U.S. Section, past Director, of the Residency & Staff Education at the Grossman Burn Center, Sherman Oaks Hospital, and past Director of the Wound Care Centers at both Sherman Oaks Hospital and Encino Hospital. He is presently Medical Director of the Providence Tarzana Wound Care Center in Tarzana, California. He is a member of the FEWA. He takes plaintiff and defendant cases, as well as criminal and civil cases. He has accumulated more than twenty years of experience in medical forensic and has been a physician for more than fifty years.

Areas of Expertise
  • Burn Injury
  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Wound Care/Pressure Sores


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