Dr. Claude Mason, MD

Dr. Claude Mason, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Claude Mason, MD is a family medicine specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in family medicine, geriatric medicine, and more.Read his story

2830 Bee Ridge Rd

Sarasota, FL 34239

Contact Information

(941) 927-1234

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Dr. Mason's Experience

Dr. Mason's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Emergency Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Mason's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mason "Dr. C. John Mason grew up in Connecticut. He earned his Bachelor's of Science degree in Molecular and Genetic Biology from Bucknell University in 1982. He then traveled to Louisville, Kentucky where he earned his MD from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Akron General Medical Center in Akron, Ohio in 1990. After completing his residency, he was recruited to become the Chairman of Emergency Medicine at the Deaconess Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. During that tenure Dr. Mason earned his Master's in Business Administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati. In 1997, he moved to St. Louis, MO where he was the Director of Trauma Services and the ER at DePaul Health Center. From 1999-2001, Dr. Mason was the Chairman for the Department of Medicine at Shands AGH in Gainesville, FL. From there he settled in Sarasota and began working as the Medical Director of Emergency Medicine at Doctor's Hospital. While at Doctor's Hospital, Dr. Mason became the Chairman of Emergency Medicine for Gulf Coast Emergency Physicians in Port Charlotte. This position brought him to the ER at Fawcett Memorial Hospital and Englewood Community Hospital where he was elected as the Chief of Staff for two consecutive terms. In 2006, Dr. Mason purchased the Sarasota Family Medical Center and shared his time caring for patients there and in the ER. In 2009, Dr. Mason and Dr. Aristimuño purchased the Sarasota Medical Center. Currently they are both working solely in the Sarasota Medical Center keeping the residents and guests of Sarasota healthy with knowledgeable, efficient and friendly care."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mason "We provide Medical Care to patients as though they were our family. We have the skill and experience that you would find at a major medical center at a fraction of the cost. We strive to see you quickly because we value and respect your time. "

3  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Emergency Medicine*

43  Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • 3D Ultrasound
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • ADHD Testing
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Balance Testing
  • Behavior Management
  • Biopsy
  • Birth Control
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Blood Pressure Management
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Blood Test
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Exam
  • Burn Care Services
  • Bursa Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Suture Uncomplicated Lacerations
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
  • X-Ray
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Bucknell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Akron General Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Akron General Medical Cener
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Xavier University
    Other Education | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mason has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mason's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mason to family and friends
97 total reviews (61 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (97)

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Dr. Mason's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (61)

I rarely recommend someone, but Dr. Mason and his staff should be valued at far more than 5 stars. Dr. Mason is a very concerned individual. I have had many issues that he has treated and counseled me on. Dr. Mason has the training,the intellect, the empathy and the compassion. He works 24/7 for...more
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I have known Dr Mason for 16 years and he has been my Primary Physician the entire time. I cannot say enough about Dr Mason,he has been extremely helpful and very knowledgeable in treating me over the years and i cannot say enough good things about this man. He goes above and beyond and has a very...more
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The best doc! Has taken care of my health issues for years! Always on the ball! Great office staff. Have recommended to my friends and family!
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Simply, Dr. Mason sets a standard that is not attained by many. He is a fine, caring, well educated, knowledgeable medical practitioner. Every day, I am comforted in knowing that Dr. Mason is my physician and by my side. He has handled everything from the benign to the most traumatic of medical...more
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There are no words or superlatives to describe my total satisfaction with Dr. Mason. I have been a patient of his for many years and consider myself extremely fortunate to have found him. Dr. Mason and his staff rise above all others to provide the most consummate medical. I am so very thankful...more
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