Dr. James E. Turner, PHD

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Dr. James E. Turner, PHD

Dermatology | Male

Mid-South Dermatology & Skin 6570 Stage Rd Ste 140, Bartlett, TN 38134 Get Directions
(901) 372-4545

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Has practiced 35 years in Dermatology with an emphasis on Medical and Surgical problems. Is a specialist in anti-inflammatory...   Read More

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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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      Dr. Turner accepts 24 insurance carriers

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      24 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • American Republic
      • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Cigna
      • Commercial Insurance Company
      • CoreSource
      • Coventry Health Care
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Golden Rule
      • HealthPartners
      • HealthSmart
      • Humana
      • Medical Mutual of Ohio
      • Medico
      • MultiPlan
      • National Elevator
      • POMCO Group
      • Principal Life
      • Qualchoice
      • Simplifi
      • Tricare
      • UnitedHealthCare
      • Wells Fargo Insurance

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      Dr. Turner's Review Details
      2.5 based on 24 responses
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      • Trustworthiness
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Turner
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (23)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (23)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (23)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (23)
      Dr. Turner's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (22)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (22)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (22)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (22)
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      Dr. Turner says

      It is of the utmost importance that my patients receive the best of effective, safe and financially rewarding care by all the members of my staff.  I am on call 24/7 at 901-825-1889,  and openly welcome any evaluations of our care at mid south dermatology and skin cancer center.

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      Specialties

      • Dermatology
      • Dermatologic Immunology

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Turner's Board Certifications

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      • Dermatology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acne
      • Actinic Keratosis
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cancer
      • Dermatitis
      • Hair Loss
      • Itchy Skin

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Acne Surgery
      • Biopsy
      • Botox® Injection
      • 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
      • Mole Removal
      • Shaving of Skin Lesion
      • Skin Biopsy
      • Skin Cancer Removal
      • Skin Surgery
      • Skin Tag Removal
      • Wart Removal

      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

      • Medical School
        University Of Louisville School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1976

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of Louisville

        Completed in 1978

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Louisville

        Completed in 1980

      • Other Education
        Master Of Science, University Of Arkansas

        Completed in 1966

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Specializes in Dermatology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Turner's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Turner

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      How well provider listens and answers questions
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      Dr. Turner says...

      Has practiced 35 years in Dermatology with an emphasis on Medical and Surgical problems.  Is a specialist in anti-inflammatory diseases with an emphasis on Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis and other auto-inflammatory diseases.  Is well published on Dermatologic issues and is on the Advisory Board of multiple pharmaceutical firms.  Is active in teaching and clinical research and gives lectures on local, regional, national and international levels giving an average of over fifty lectures and advisory board events a year.

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      Dr. Turner's Care Philosophy

      The well being of my patients is of the utmost importance in my life.  I strongly consider my patients to be a partner in their safe and effective care.  Every day is a gift for both my patients and myself and, may I never take that for granted

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      Dr. Turner says...

      With a PhD in Immunology to support my medical degree, my career has focused on the treatment of autoimmune diseases such as Psoriasis, Atopic Dermatitis, Collagen Vascular disorders and Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria.

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      Dr. Turner says...

      Surgery on benign and cancerous skin conditions

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      Dr. Turner says...

      It is of the utmost importance that my patients receive the best of effective, safe and financially rewarding care by all the members of my staff.  I am on call 24/7 at 901-825-1889,  and openly welcome any evaluations of our care at mid south dermatology and skin cancer center.