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Department Rheumatologic and Immunologic Disease
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Administration Of Injectable Medications For Osteoporosis
  • Blood Tests
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Infusions Of Biologic Agents On Site
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Joint Injections
  • Rheumatology
View all 7 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • EGPA (Eosinophilic granulomatosis with Polyangiitis)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated with IBD
  • Behcet's Disease
  • Bursitis
  • Calcinosis
  • Chondrocalcinosis (Pseudo Gout)
  • Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Familial Mediterranean Fever
  • Felty’s Syndrome
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Gout
  • Henoch Schonlein Purpura
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Iritis
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Microscopic Polyangiitis (MPA)
  • Myopathy
  • Myositis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Paget's Disease
  • Painful Joints
  • Palindromic Rheumatism
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Relapsing Polychondritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacroilitis
  • Scleritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondyloarthopathy
  • Spondyloarthropathies
  • Systemic Lupus
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Uveitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener Disease
  • Wegener’s Granulomatosis
View all 51 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Univ of Virginia Hospitals
Internal Medicine
Charlottesville, VA USA

Internship - Univ of Virginia Hospitals
Internal Medicine
Charlottesville, VA USA

Medical Education - Medical College of Georgia
Augusta, GA USA

Undergraduate - University of Georgia
Athens, GA USA

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Joshua Hedrick, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 4/2/2021, Dr. Hedrick has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

335 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

64 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 12, 2021

Dr. made me feel so calm.

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

Dr Hedrick has been very easy to communicate and ework with

Reviewed on May 4, 2021

Easily reachable. Both staff and Doctor respond to my emails as soon as possible.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2021

Dr Hedrick was very attentive and adept in his consultation with me. I felt confident that he was checking and thinking thoroughly before giving me his thoughts. Excellent Service from the department.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2021

Dr Hedrick was excellent! He took his time and mAde sure I understood everything about my condition

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2021

The young man is a wonderful doctor. I don't have no complaints.

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2021

Dr.Hedrick listens to my concerns over medications and guides me towards maintaining my more natural lifestyle. he makes sure my numbers are good and supports my more holistic approach to healing. He doesn't want to cover up my symptoms like other doctors and truly wants me to heal.

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2021

Dr. Hedrick always takes extra time to listen to my life story and concerns to more fully understand my illness.

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2021


Reviewed on Mar 15, 2021

Dr. Hedrick was really concerned about my condition and explained everything to me. If any of my friends needed rheumatologist, I would definitely recommend him.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2021

In my follow up with Dr. Kedrick I verbally thanked him for his professional mannerisms. He discussed all the pertinent issues regarding my case, listened to my concerns re medications. Tactfully explained the positive and negatives to any I resisted, and offered alternate solutions. The most thing I appreciated with my discussions with Dr. Kedrick, he does not talk down to his patiant, he listens.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2021

Very happy with the Doctor, & everyone I have ever dealt with at CCF

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2021

Dr. Hedrick is very professional, knowledgeable and down to earth. Another Cleveland Clinic assest.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2021

Dr. Hedricks took the time to listen to me & explain everything very thoroughly and answered all my questions. His care is excellent!

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2021

I am impressed. After having very bad experiences at Pembroke Pines, I was delighted with Cleveland Clinic. Dr Joshua Hendrick could not had been more courteous. He listened and answered all my questions. He took mental notes and posted then in my chart. This is also the best chart I have had. I was able to link my data from my endocrinologist in Miami. Now I going to try to change my provider to Cleveland Clinic. Thank you.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2021

Once in a while, you get a doctor that actually smiles, listens, involves you in the conversation, and treats you like the unique human being you are. Dr. Joshua Hedrick is that kind of a man. My next surprise was the advanced technology Cleveland Clinic has. It has the best MyChart platform I have ever seen. I was able to link my previous lab data from Doctors from the University of Miami and other hospitals. It really helps to compare all the lab results from previous years in a paperless form. After this visit, I am going to choose even my primary provider from Cleveland Clinic. I am looking forward to my next visit with a vertebrate column specialist, and Dr. Hedrick again.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2021

Dr. Hedrick is always very helpful if I need him to answer questions.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2021

Dr. Hendrick took the time needed to explain everything thoroughly.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

very pleased with my experience with dr Hedrick so far. he is honest and sincere. doesn't pretend to know what he doesn't know. but seems to be on top of my health situation thus far

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Dr Hendrick was very attentive and caring. I never felt rushed as he listened, questioned and ordered more test to insure a correct diagnosis. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Dr Hendrick is The BEST. Do not lose him. Also receptionist appointment setter Zack is on top of his game. Extremely efficient and friendly.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Dr. Hedrick is always very personable and courteous. He takes time to answer your questions and explains thoughroughly.

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2020

My visits with Dr. Hedrick are very thorough. He is very explicit in his explanations and has been very diligent in investigating my health situation. Thank you, Dr. Hedrick.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2020

I have recommended Dr. Hedrick to others several times.

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2020

dr. heroicos, is a extremely caring doctor, who practices with the upmost respect and concern for his patients

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

I am a big fan of Dr. Hedrick. He is friendly, thorough, and effective.

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2020

Dr Hedrick is very thorough, a good listener and excellent communicator

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

I felt very pleased and confident in the approach and diagnosis given to me by Dr Hendricks

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

I have been suffering from arthritis for a year since November. since my last appointment the doctor give me a shot and my pain disappeared. Thank God for him

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Dr. Hedrick was very informative and was very caring and great bed side manners. He really took an interest in what my problems were and I would definitely recommend him to any of my friends that needed his service.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

I was extremely pleased at how my doctor took the time to discuss my issues with me. He listened to my concerns regarding previously prescribed medications. Explained possible alternatives, gave me the option of deciding which I think would be more sutable for me. Recommended the next course of treatments. I was very comfortable talking with Dr. Hendricks.

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2020

Dr. Hedrick was very thorough and explained everything in detail.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2020

The doctor was attentive to what I said and gave me an honest opinion, he also gave me detailed instructions to what he wanted done before our next appointment

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2020

The visit to Cleveland Clinic was enjoyable and stress free. the Doctor Joshua Hendrick was knowledgeable professional and easy to talk to. We are so glad we were assigned to him. He's great!!!

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Dr. Hendrick really care for his patients.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Doctor Hedrick was very personable and clearly very knowledgeable. He showed genuine concern for my medical issues and came up with a very clear, understandable treatment plan, including medication and follow-up visits.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

dr spent a lot of time explaining things.

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

Do not lose Dr. Hedrick. Extremely knowledgeable of my medical situation and is totally correcting the medical condition.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

I have had a Blessed experience with Dr. C Hugeria. and Dr. Hedrick. I highly recommend Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

Dr. Hedrick is excellent.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

dr hendrik has been very cooperative, concerned, and kind.i have no complaints.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

the doctor knew his stuff. asked a lot of questions and explained why he wanted certain tests run in the future.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2020

Dr. Hedrick listened to my concerns & provided a treatment plan that he will continue to monitor. He is courteous & listens to my concerns. I would definitely recommend him to others.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Dr Hedrick is the best!!!

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

I thought the doctor was very great and I didn't have any issues with him or the appointment at all.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

I am impressed with Dr Hedrick's thoroughness, communication skills and ability to engage me in determine the best course of action for my health.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Very nice doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Dr. Hedrick was so great during my visit. He was nice, took time to both listen and explained things to me which I appreciated. I highly recommend him. Hilary

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

my appointment date was a mistake of date, so when I got there I was lucky ( my chosen Dr. was new to me), so I had Dr. Hendrix, aa nice Dr. in every way, took tine talking, asking, listening. I think that is very important to patients , Drs. are people we have all the trust in them , so our expectations are connected to that trust . I am lucky that most of the ones I have I'm feeling good about it .

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2020

Dr. Hedrick explains things very thoroughly, involves me in care & decisions and makes sure I have a proper understanding before the visit is over.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Initial visit with Dr. Hedrick and was impressed that he had done a thorough review of my history prior to my visit.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

All staff encountered were very helpful and professional - even to the bone density technician showing me a shortcut to reach Dr. Hedrick office (with the construction it is still a bit of a maze!).

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

this has been the best experience I have ever had at any medical facility. from the admitting staff to the doctors nurse everybody was attentive and professional.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

simply the best. my confidence in Dr. Hedrick couldnot be higher.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

The doctor addresses my concerns with positive feedback and honesty without blowing me of.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

the doctor was excellent. very kind demeanor. I would recommend him

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Dr Hedrick is an excellent young physician. Very thorough and empathetic. Answers questions in a very clear manner.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Dr. Hedrick has been very efficient and effective with his diagnosis and treatment.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

The dr and his assistance were very responsive to my concerns before my appt and gave me options so that I would feel comfortable during these difficult times.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Dr Hedrick has been very helpful in understanding my condition, and even though he has been very honest about everything, he always has a positive outlook which has helped me a lot. The fist time I saw him I was in a very bad place because I was afraid of the diagnoses and what I was going through and he was very good to me. He cared and even communicated right away with another dr who was treating me at the time and basically saved me from a bad diagnosis I was given outside the clinic. I am very grateful for his concern.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Dr Hedrick is an outstanding physician and a very good communicator

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

excellent, thoughtful and caring doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Dr. Hedrick listens, looks further into the information, gives clear feedback and truly cares for his patients.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Dr Hedrick listened carefully to my issue without interruption. I never felt rushed and felt he understood exactly what I was saying.

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