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Family Practice Frackville
701 W Oak St
P.O. Box 506
Frackville, PA 17931

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  1. He or she does not see patients in the outpatient clinic setting.
  2. He or she sees patients, but has not yet received the minimum number of Patient Satisfaction Reviews. To be eligible for display, we require a minimum of 30 surveys. This ensures that the rating is accurate and statistically reliable.
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Zienkiewicz, Joseph Jude, DO Visit Geisinger.org for information on Joseph Jude Zienkiewicz, DO. Find contact information, medical education, affiliated hospitals and more.
Overall Rating:
4.5 out of 5
1 321 ratings
66 comments

Practicing Specialties:

  • Family Medicine, Board Certified, 2005
  • Primary Care

Education:

  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine 2002

Residency:

  • Warren Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program 2005

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our survey >
1. Friendliness/courtesy of provider
- 4.6 out of 5
2. Provider explanations of prob/condition
- 4.5 out of 5
3. Provider concern for questions/worries
- 4.5 out of 5
4. Provider efforts to include in decisions
- 4.5 out of 5
5. Provider information about medications
- 4.5 out of 5
6. Provider instructions for follow-up care
- 4.5 out of 5
7. Provider spoke using clear language
- 4.6 out of 5
8. Time provider spent with patient
- 4.5 out of 5
9. Patients' confidence in provider
- 4.5 out of 5
10. Likelihood of recommending provider
- 4.5 out of 5

Patient Comments:

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Geisinger. Learn more about our survey >
Apr 12
Dr. Z is the best!!!!!!
March 30
He was very rude, argued with me, and gave me attitude while at my visit.
March 28
Dr. Z questioned me about my concerns and included me in deciding what alternatives were available to take care of the problem I was experiencing. He made good recommendations as to how we should proceed.
March 23
I had a great experience as usual.
March 8
Dr. Z. was very kind and considerate - I was very frightened with what is happening and he listened and explained felt much better when I left - I loved Dr. Levois - Getting to feel more comfortable with Dr. Z. which I did not expect to happen -
March 8
Again always great care, speaking to me so I understand, and always asks if their are any other questions.
Feb 23
Dr Z. is a warm ans caring doctor...does not rush through visit..
Feb 15
Dr. Z. is the best primary care physician I have ever experienced in 32 years.
Feb 10
Changed Primary Care Provider after visit
Feb 8
This was my first visit with Dr. Z. I was a patient of Ivor Lewis for many years, preceding his move to the Frackville Family Practice. I regret that you lost his services. I reserve my opinion with Dr. Z until such time as I have more personal knowledge and experience.
Feb 2
Doctor doesn't seem to remember patient. Doctor doesn't seem to be in superb health, hard to take advice.
Feb 2
first visit with dr z very nice , like him alot
Jan 28
Dr. Z is an incredible physician.
Jan 28
Dr. Zienkiewicz spent time listening and explaining things. I did not feel rushed and I felt that he genuinely cared about me and my circumstances.
Jan 28
I have told many people Dr. Z is the best family phys. I have ever had he really cares.
Jan 27
Dr. Joe is kind & caring always
Jan 25
I wish Dr. Zeinkiewicz had Friday appointments.
Jan 21
very good doctor
Jan 19
Dr. Z has been very attentive to my situations and my questions. He listens well to my concerns and gives direct answers.
Dec 30, 2015
Dr. Z provides a thorough examination. I am very pleased with his fine physical care.
Dec 15, 2015
Dr Z is a great doctor, very easy to talk to and confide in.
Nov 30, 2015
Doctor was in no hurry to leave the room. Answered any questions that I had.
Nov 30, 2015
the whole experience was a pleasant one. absolutely hope that nothing changes. everyone involved had a smile on their face and they all have my vote for employee of the year.
Nov 23, 2015
had very bad pain in my legs. he never took the time to even look at them. he was more worried that none of my other health providers ever send anything about about my visits and test. he said when Geisinger checks it he looks bad. didn't care I felt bad just he would look bad. my legs could have been full of fluid or even blue due to lack of circulation. it's sad.
Nov 23, 2015
Dr Z talks in terms a lay person can understand. He listens to you and is caring. Excellent Doctor.
Nov 19, 2015
when you get in care is the best it is getting an appointment that is hard
Nov 4, 2015
Dr. Zienkiewicz spent time and was very thorough. I would recommend him to anyone.
Nov 4, 2015
Dr "Z" is great I feel I have the best Doctor for me. HE IS VERY EASY TO TALD TO'AND i FEEL i AM WELL INFORMED AND THAT HE CARES ABOUT ME.. i THINK HE IS THE BEST
Nov 3, 2015
I did recommend him to a friend but unfortunately he is not accepting new patients
Nov 2, 2015
Dr. Z is very informative with my questions, I have confidence in him.
Oct 28, 2015
Having been recently diagnosed with diabetes, both Elyssa and Dr. Z have provided a tremendous amount of support during the examinations, and provided explanations of the disease and available treatments without rushing me through the process. Their care and concern for my understanding of this illness was genuine. I cannot thank them enough.
Oct 21, 2015
none
Oct 21, 2015
Get a new phone system
Oct 21, 2015
I have recommended him to others
Oct 15, 2015
Doctor Z was great in explaining a new potential medical problem, rescheduled a test to assure no inaccuracies, ordered an additional test and has followed up with answers and advise. I appreciate greatly his concern and the depth of his continued consultation.
Oct 15, 2015
Dr. Z is "the best!" When Dr. Kane became ill and had to "retire." I never thought that I would feel cared for by any other physician as I had been by him. Dr. Z has shown me I was wrong. Too have two great physicians caring for me in my adult life time is a blessings! Dr. Kane and Dr. Z are amazing!!!!!
Oct 15, 2015
All I can say is - Physician is extremely good in his profession/very professional (in every way!
Oct 12, 2015
i would not recommend any doctor in the practice at this time, until the phone situation is fixed.
Oct 8, 2015
Dr. Z. showed great concern for vision problems that could have resulted from my condition and went above and beyond anything i ever expected in order to see that I had a follow up with an eye care specialist the following day.
Oct 1, 2015
Good.
Sep 22, 2015
excellent doctor very compassionate and understanding
Sep 16, 2015
I can honestly say that Dr. Z is the best Family doctor that I have ever been seen/treated by. He has helped me get my overactive thyroid under control, my diabetes is under control, he cares about everything I say and pays attention. He will spend as much time as I need with me answering questions. I have a lot of serious health conditions and he not only helps me understand, he helps me think positive and therefor act positive towards my outcomes.
Sep 10, 2015
#10. Provided there is a major improvement in this clinic's phone system - This problem has been ongoing for years and shows NO sign of improvement. There have been numerous editorials in the local newspaper re: this problem and nothing is ever done.
Sep 3, 2015
good
Sep 1, 2015
I have recommended Dr. Z and the office to everyone I know.
Aug 25, 2015
need to build more confidence in this care provider.
Aug 20, 2015
Really like Dr. Z. He is a good man.
Aug 11, 2015
Dr Zienkiewicz is professional and knowledgeable about issues and explains the situation thoroughly.
Jul 30, 2015
I was a patient of Dr Lewis. This was my first visit with Dr Z and I am very satisfied. We had a "get to know each other" conversation while he interviewed me to understand my health background. I am very comfortable with Dr Z.
Jul 22, 2015
I would definitely recommend DR. Z. to others but he would have to be working somewhere else. The Frackville office is the phone is always busy and you can't get through or no ne answers the phone. AS FOR THE EMAIL SERVICE THAT IS POOR TOO. About a year ago I was having BP issues. New Med prescribed. I could not take it. I ended in emergency room not affiliated with Geisinger. That Dr. told me to tell the Dr. I could not take the med he prescribed that something else needed to be done. Couldn't get through by phone and my email was ignored! I went for BP check. NO one listened to me. A prescription was phoned in for me. I went to pick it up and it was the med I could not take! Geisinger in Frackville is run very poorly.
Jul 21, 2015
my brother now has this doctor
Jul 14, 2015
Kudos to Doctor "Z"
Jul 9, 2015
*Dr. Zienkiewicz is a wonderful doctor, who really cares about his patients.
Jul 2, 2015
I realize that I am 18 and made the decision, but my parents were not at all happy that I agreed to the HPV vaccine. Had I known about the potential side effects or had been told about them, I would have never agreed to receive this vaccine. I will not return for the next two doses and can not tell you how much I regret having had this one.
Jul 1, 2015
This was my initial visit w/*Dr. Z. He was thorough & very approachable. Great experience!
June 24, 2015
Dr.Z is an excellent physician. He is very caring and courtious.Takes the the to answer any questions you may have.
June 22, 2015
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June 15, 2015
Dictating to his computer about my case made me feel disconnected from him. His huge ostentatious gold watch was too much{illegible or inappropriate content} his whole demeanor was arrogant and too sterile for a first time visit.
June 11, 2015
Dr. Z. very knowledgeable and easy to discuss medical concerns with WITHOUT FEELING RUSHED. Very pleased!
June 9, 2015
Dr. Z was very friendly, understanding of my concerns and very likable.
June 3, 2015
even thou I was his last patient that day he was helpful
June 2, 2015
This was my first visit with Dr. Zienkiewicz and I was pleasantly surprised at the personal level of attention that he paid during my appointment. He listened carefully to concerns and addressed all of them. I felt very comfortable with his bedside manner and his concern for my future care.
May 27, 2015
Dr Z is very good, compassionate and excellent.
May 14, 2015
Dr Z Is very easy to talk to. He takes the time to listen and also remembers comments from previous exams.
May 14, 2015
dr.zienkiewica is an excellent care provider and i am very pleased that i was assigned to him when my previous caretaker left geisinger,frackville office.
Apr 30, 2015
I had no appt. on May 26, 2015 on May 22, 2015 I was bitten by a spider. Becoming ill within 5 days - I called Dr. Zienkiewicz office. May 26. They immediately had me in their office. Dr. Russell took very good care of me.