Dr. James Turek, MD

Dr. James Turek, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. James Turek, MD is a family medicine specialist in Murrells Inlet, SC. He specializes in family medicine and allergy & immunology.

Tidelands Health Family Medicine at Garden City

2347 Highway 17 Business S

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
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Insurance Accepted

  • Absolute Total Care
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of South Carolina
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Select Health of South Carolina

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Dr. Turek's Experience

Dr. Turek'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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Allergy & Immunology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Turek does not have any board certifications listed.

39  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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.


  • Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Turek has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Turek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turek's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turek to family and friends
24 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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Dr. Turek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

He is a little weasel does not care about his patients, he hert me when i need him the most,it's so hard to find a good doc,it's all good if everything is perfect u have a bump in the road he Will dump you his ofice was ok just realy shock how a doc can just drop u for realy no real reason when he...more
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Be prepare d for a very long wait time in the sitting area. Be prepared for a very long wait time once called back. Be prepared for a very short time with Dr. Turek once he finally comes in as he will dash away ASAP.
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Dr. Turek has been my family Doctor for 17 years. Enough said! He is great as well as John and Candace !!! Some of the newer front desk people are rude, new, not knowing me... But they will learn. Lol Love my doctor, would highly recommend !
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MedPlus in Garden City, is run by Dr. Turek. He is the worst Doctor I have encountered in recent memory. His office manager SHARON who he uses to clean up his dishonestness and laziness is a complete Buffoon and has no business calling patients back about anything at all. She is his stooge and only...more
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Will NOT recommend this dr. He hurried in, sat down and said you need to take this medicine for your uti...cipro. I reminded him it's on my DO NOT PRESCRIBE list. He asked me why can't you take it, and I re-explained what is already in my record. He seemed bothered that he had to look up my chart....more
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