Dr. Frank Witherspoon, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Frank Witherspoon, MD
Dr. Frank Witherspoon, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Memphis, TN. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Witherspoon is affiliated with Methodist University Hospital and Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis.

1455 Union Ave Ste 102

Memphis, TN 38104

Contact Information

(901) 726-6655

Dr. Frank Witherspoon, MD

Dr. Frank Witherspoon, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group

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Top Care Areas

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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 95% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Atypical Mole
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Lesion
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Skin Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University Tenn Center Health Scis Memphis
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • City Memphis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Tenn Center Health Scis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Univ. Of Tn Helth Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Ms In Biology From Mtsu
    Other Education | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients' Choice, 2008, 2009
  • Best Doctors, 2001-prese
Media & Publications

Dr. Witherspoon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Witherspoon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Witherspoon to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Witherspoon's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Witherspoon accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group

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Hospitals where Dr. Witherspoon has admitting privileges

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis
6019 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
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Methodist University Hospital
1265 Union Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
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