Dr. Philip Thwing, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 54

400 Y St
Greeneville, TN 37745
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Laughlin Memorial Hospital
1420 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745
Takoma Regional Hospital
401 Takoma Ave
Greeneville, TN 37743

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Same Day Evenings
400 Y St
Greeneville, TN 37745
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    Dr. Thwing's Experience

    Dr. Thwing's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Acne Surgery
    • Biopsy
    • Bone Density Scan
    • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
    • Coumadin® Management
    • Cryosurgery
    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Earwax Removal
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Excision
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Executive Physical Examination
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Hospice Care Services
    • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
    • Injection of Tendon
    • Insulin Pump Therapy
    • Intercostal Nerve Block
    • Joint Injection
    • Mole Removal
    • Nebulizer Treatment
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Primary Care for Adolescents
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    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Routine Gynecological Care
    • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
    • Scar Revision Surgery
    • Shaving of Skin Lesion
    • Skin Cancer Removal
    • Treatment for Nose Bleeds
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
    • Wart Removal
    • Wound Care and Management
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    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cellulitis
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Lyme Disease
    • Melanoma
    • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
    • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
    • Psoriasis
    • Ringworm
    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Infections
    • Ulcer
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    Background Check for Dr. Thwing

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Health Care Heroes Award, 2007
    • National Honor Society, 1979
    • Most Compassionate Doctor Award, 2011
    • Prometheus Society, 1982
    • AEU College Honor Society, 1983
    • Mensa, 1977
    • Phi Beta Kappa, 1983
    • USAF Commendation for Meritorious Service, 1995

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    David Grant Usaf Medical Center
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    David Grant Medical Center-Us Air Force
    Complete in 1991

    Undergraduate Schools

    Emory University
    Graduated in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Thwing & Staff

    • English
    • German
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    Dr. Thwing's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Laughlin Memorial Hospital

    • Takoma Regional Hospital

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    • 3 reviews

    4.6 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in 2920 Kelley Gap rd greeneville tn |

    I would highly recommend Dr.Thwing . He listen to you he wants to know everything that's going on . Then he will let u know what he thinks

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    5 out of 5
    - in Morganton, NC |

    Dr. Thwing is a compassionate person and shows concern for you as he diagnoses and treats your illness or injury. He will "hang in there with you" until he has helped you find a solution or treatment plan.

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    Has a big heart!

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Dr. Thwing's Appointment Availabilty

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    Same Day Evenings

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    Office Locations

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    400 Y St
    Greeneville, TN 37745
    (423) 639-0707 (Office)
    (423) 639-0345 (Fax)
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