Dr. Joel Starnes III, MD

Dr. Joel Starnes III, MD

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Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o
(1)

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Dr. Joel Starnes III, MD is a nephrology specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in nephrology.

Lubbock Diagnostic Clinic

3506 21st St Ste 607

Lubbock, TX 79410
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
very high
more than 97% of peers
Kidney Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Starnes III'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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Starnes III does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Starnes III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Starnes III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Starnes III' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Starnes III to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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  • 3
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Dr. Starnes III' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

My 1st time seeing Dr Starnes. He was very nice and answered any questions or concerns I had. I would highly recommend Dr Starnes.
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