Dr. Donald Paxton, MD

Dr. Donald Paxton, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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70 y/o
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Dr. Donald Paxton, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in internal medicine.

IMS Primary Care

202 E Earll Dr Ste 450

Phoenix, AZ 85012
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AZ Benefit Options
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Bashas Benefit Trust
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Caremark Pharmacy
  • CHAMPVA
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)

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Dr. Paxton's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abnormal Thyroid
Acidosis
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Atherosclerosis
Back Pain
Bedsores
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Boil
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Coccygeal Pain
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Dermatitis
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dyshydrotic Eczema
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Esophageal Diseases
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gout
Hair Loss
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Insomnia
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Weakness
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Partial Lung Collapse
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peptic Ulcer
Pericardial Disease
Perimenopause
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polyneuropathy
Prostate Cancer Screening
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rash
Raynaud's Disease
Rib Fracture
Ringworm
Rosacea
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sepsis
Sexual Dysfunction
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tobacco Use Disorder
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

My mission, along with the Dignity Health Medical Group, is to focus on innovative clinical care and the pursuit of excellence through scholarly activities. This allows me to provide patients with state-of-the-art patient services and exceptional patient experiences.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of Mississippi
    Residency Hospital
  • University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1976
    University Of Arizona
    Medical School
    1976

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Paxton's Reviews

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4.5

Based on 15 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Paxton is the consummate physician. He is compassionate and caring, technically and academically at the top of his game...he has integrated his career experience into treating each patient...I hope he never retires !!
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I have been with Dr. Paxton for two years. He is one of the best doctors I’ve ever had.
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He has been my Doctor for 20 years and is the best. Excellent Doctor
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I have been a patient of Dr. Paxton for approximately 5 years. He cares for the patient's desire and is understanding of patients concerns. I would highly recommend him for a primary physician.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Motorola Health Plans
Assurant Health
AZ Benefit Options
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
Bankers Life and Casualty
Bashas Benefit Trust
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Benesight
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Care 1st Health Plan
Caremark Pharmacy
CHAMPVA
Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
CopperPoint Mutual
Worker's Compensation WC
Gila River HealthCare
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
MetLife
MetLife PPO
MultiPlan
RAN/AMN
New York Life
Self Pay
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Fiserv
United Healthcare
Wausau Benefits
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC
Zenith Administrators Inc

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