Dr. John A. Boskind, MD

Dr. John A. Boskind, MD

General Surgery | Male | 46 years old

To provide my patients with the best possible surgical care and treat each individual with compassion and understanding as we take care of their surgical needs.Read more

The Surgical Clinic, PLLC
Accepting new patients

Learn about this Doctor

Care Philosophy

To provide my patients with the best possible surgical care and treat each individual with compassion and understanding as we take care of their surgical needs.Read more

Dr. Boskind's Experience

96Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Boskind's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

66
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

61
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Boskind

Dr. Boskind accepts 14 insurance carriers

View all insurance carriers

14 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

/* /.overlay-container */}

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Boskind has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Reviewing Dr. Boskind

Dr. Boskind's Review Details
4.8 based on 32 responses
Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (32)
  • Helpfulness
     (32)
  • Staff
     (31)
  • Scheduling
     (30)
Experience with Dr. Boskind
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (32)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (32)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (31)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (31)
Dr. Boskind's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (30)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (31)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (31)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes (27)
Open Full Survey+
in Gallatin, TN |
Was not truthful in representing areas of surgery performed. Tried to bill me when he provided no services.
in Old Hickory, TN |
A very difficult and complex surgery was performed with great skill. His manner as a doctor reflects sincere concern for the well-being of his patients. 'Explains well the procedures, recovery and implications of the surgeries to be undertaken.
Have you seen Dr. John A. Boskind, MD?
Are you Dr. John A. Boskind, MD? Post a response on your personalized profile.

Compare Dr. Boskind

Compare this Doctor

More General Surgery Specialists like Dr. Boskind at The Surgical Clinic, PLLC

×

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Boskind's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonic Diverticulosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Polyp
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticular Diseases
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vulvar Cancer

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anal Repair
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Colostomy
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

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

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Education

  • Medical School
    Loma Linda University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1997

  • Internship Hospital
    Loma Londa U Med Ctr

    Completed in 1998

  • Residency Hospital
    Loma Linda University

    Completed in 2002

  • Undergraduate School
    Southern Adventist University

    Graduated in 1993

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Voted Physician of the Quarter at Summit Medical Center
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Boskind has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Boskind does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Boskind and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

×

Dr. Boskind's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Boskind

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Boskind's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Boskind

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
×

Dr. Boskind's Care Philosophy

To provide my patients with the best possible surgical care and treat each individual with compassion and understanding as we take care of their surgical needs.