Dr. James Towry, DO

Dr. James Towry, DO

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Age 58
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Dr. James Towry, DO is a dermatologist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from A T Sill U Hlth Sci Kirksville Coll Osteo Med in 1985 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

7502 SW 60th Ave Unit A

Ocala, FL 34476

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
high
more than 88% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Towry'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.

Dr. Towry's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Towry "Born and raised in Ocala, FL attending Marion County Public Schools. Followed by an A.A. degree from the College of Central Florida, then a B.S. degree from Truman State University and finally a D.O. degree from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. I was a Family Practice physician for 15 years. I then completed a Dermatology residency in 2001 in Missouri. I am board certified in both Dermatology and Family Medicine but limit my practice to Dermatology. I moved back to Ocala, FL in 2009 and practice at Water's Edge Dermatology."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Towry "In my office we strive to treat each patient with respect and dignity as we would treat our own family."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology*
  • Family Practice/OMT
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians*

62  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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.

Education

  • Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • A T Sill U Hlth Sci Kirksville Coll Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Metopolitan General Hospital, Pinellas Park, Fl
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Colorado Springs Osteopathic Foundation, Family Medicine Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Northeast Regional Medical Center, Kirksville, Missouri
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Towry has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Towry's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Towry to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Towry's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Towry is such a thoughtful, caring and very knowledgeable dermatologist. ;I would recommend him highly to anyone looking for a dermatologist. As a new patient I was so glad that he thoroughly explained what my diagnosis was and what was needed to be done.
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