Dr. James Turner, PHD

Dr. James Turner, PHD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 79
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Dr. James Turner, PHD is a dermatologist in Bartlett, TN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University of Louisville School of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in dermatology and diagnostic laboratory & dermatologic immunology.Read his story

6570 Stage Rd Ste 140

Bartlett, TN 38134

Contact Information

(901) 372-4545

Insurance 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)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Turner's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Destruction of Penile Lesion
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turner performs Destruction of Penile Lesion more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Turner performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turner performs Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Turner performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Excision of Skin Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turner performs Excision of Skin Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Turner performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Turner's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne
Acne Surgery
Actinic Keratosis
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Botox® Injection
Cancer
Dermatitis
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
Hair Loss
Itchy Skin
Mole Removal
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Surgery
Skin Tag Removal
Wart Removal

About Me

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

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Diagnostic Laboratory & Dermatologic Immunology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1980
    University of Louisville
    Residency Hospital
    1980
  • 1978
    University of Louisville
    Internship Hospital
    1978
  • 1976
    University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1976
  • 1966
    Master of Science, University of Arkansas
    1966

Awards

Dr. Turner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Turner

2.9

Based on 35 reviews

5 Stars
40%
(14)
4 Stars
2.857142857142857%
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3 Stars
5.714285714285714%
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2 Stars
5.714285714285714%
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1 Star
45.714285714285715%
(16)

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Best dermatologist in Memphis, hands down. Cares about his patients and knows his stuff!
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Do not schedule an appointment with this so called “Doctor.” My visit was one of the worse experiences I have ever had. He was in the examining room for all of 3 minutes. I had a hard knot on my chin. He aspirated it, & when no pus came out, he decided to cut it open to “Drain” it. I did not know...Read More
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My in-laws, immediate family and I have gone to Dr. Turner for years and we wouldn’t go anywhere else. Professional, knowledgeable, caring and thorough are just a few of the words I would use to describe Dr. Turner and his staff. I highly recommend him for any dermatological issue.
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I went to Dr Turner for light spots on my face. He gave me some cream to darken them but now I look like Aunt Jemima.
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I've been seeing Dr Turner for over ten years now for psoriatic arthritis and am very pleased with results. I would recommend definitely recommend him!
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
American Republic
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
HealthPartners
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
POMCO Group
Principal Life
Qualchoice
Qualchoice PPO
Simplifi
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance

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