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Dr. Tinsley's Experience

Dr. Tinsley's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tinsley does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Conviction relating to controlled substances (8/22/2013)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Tinsley, Elton Xavier MD: License # 036079325: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician surrendered his DEA registration and entered a plea of guilty to a Class A Misdemeanor charge of unlawful dispensing of a controlled substance. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s Illinois medical license on three months SUSPENSION, effective 09-06-2013 and ending 12-05-2013, followed by indefinite PROBATION for a minimum on three years, imposed a FINE of $30,000.00 and placed the physician’s controlled substance license on indefinite SUSPENSION.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Chicago Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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