Dr. Joel Laughlin, MD

Dr. Joel Laughlin, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Joel Laughlin, MD is a family medicine specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1981 and specializes in family medicine.

5100 Rangeline Service Rd N

Mobile, AL 36619

Contact Information

(251) 661-4454

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Laughlin's Experience

Dr. Laughlin'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
  • Board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Laughlin does not have any board certifications listed.

259  Conditions Treated


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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Failure to complete continuing education requirements (12/22/2015)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    Summary: Laughlin, Joel Parker MD: License # MD27030: DECEMBER 22, 2015 - LICENSE REINSTATEMENT: The Alabama Board of Medical Examiners removed the voluntary restrictions and REINSTTED the physician's license to full, unrestricted status.
    State: Wisconsin


  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Oklahoma Tulsa Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • U Okla Tulsa Med Coll
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Laughlin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Laughlin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Laughlin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Laughlin to family and friends
22 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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  • 1

Dr. Laughlin'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 (4)

Dr. Laughlin is a good doctor from what i have seen, but when I come to find a new regular doctor, I expect them to accept walk-ins. At least tell me if you don't. I understand about vacations and such, everyone needs them, but are you to say that he is the only doctor there? Now I have to go...more
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Both my husband and I are Dr Laughlins patients we absolutely trust him in all our decisions for our health care
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I'm scared of doctors ! Dr Laughlin is wonderful. He is patient and caring
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I have been seeing Dr Laughlin for years even at his old location. He has consistently been professional, kind, concerned, thorough and is able to diagnose even the most off the wall mess me and my kids might have. You just get a good feeling seeing Dr. Laughlin.
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