Dr. Carol Cox, MD

Dr. Carol Cox, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Carol Cox, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Arizona in 1984 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

1701 W Saint Marys Rd Ste 137

Tucson, AZ 85745

Contact Information

(520) 622-6415

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cox performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Lipid Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Cox's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

254  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cox has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cox's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cox to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Cox's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Cox is very thorough. She is not "warm and fuzzy", but she is careful to get all information correct. In looking for a primary care doctor, I'm not looking for a personal friend but for a good physician. I think Dr. Cox meets that criterion. The other thing I like is that Dr. Cox, being a...more
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SHE WAS OK: VERY DETAILED. MY 1ST TIME IN TO SEE HER.
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