Dr. Charles Backus, DO

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 46

415 Broad St Ste 410
Kingsport, TN 37660
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Holston Valley Medical Center
130 W Ravine Rd
Kingsport, TN 37660
Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center
1 Medical Park Blvd
Bristol, TN 37620

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415 Broad St Ste 410
Kingsport, TN 37660
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Piney Flats Urgent Care
6419 Bristol Hwy
Piney Flats, TN 37686
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    Dr. Backus' Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Emergency Medicine

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    • Emergency Medicine
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Oklahoma State Univ Center For Health Sciences College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Backus & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Backus' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    • Holston Valley Medical Center

    • Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center

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    5 out of 5
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    Office Locations

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    415 Broad St Ste 410
    Kingsport, TN 37660
    (423) 844-1121 (Office)
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    Piney Flats Urgent Care
    6419 Bristol Hwy
    Piney Flats, TN 37686
    (423) 538-5202 (Office)
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