Dr. John Boskind, MD

Dr. John Boskind, MD

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48 y/o
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Dr. John Boskind, MD is a general surgery specialist in Hermitage, TN and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in general surgery.

The Surgical Clinic, PLLC

3901 Central Pike Ste 555

Hermitage, TN 37076
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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. Boskind's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boskind performs Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Boskind performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boskind performs Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Boskind performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boskind performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Boskind performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Boskind's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anal Repair
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Breast Tumor
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Surgery
Colonic Diverticulosis
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Polyp
Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Colostomy
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Aspiration
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diverticular Diseases
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Fracture
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
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
Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
Liver Cancer
Lumpectomy
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Rectal Surgery
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Cancer Removal
Small Bowel Resection
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Surgical Procedures
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Vulvar Cancer
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am dedicated to providing my patients with the highest quality medical care.  My board certification and broad surgical experience allows me to offer each individual the respectful, compassionate and highly skilled care they deserve in a convenient suburban setting.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2002
    Loma Linda University
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1998
    Loma Londa U Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997
  • 1993
    Southern Adventist University
    Undergraduate School
    1993

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Voted Physician of the Quarter at Summit Medical Center,

Dr. Boskind's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Boskind

4.8

Based on 38 reviews

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The staff was warm, inviting, and attentive on phone and in person. I was able to make an appointment to see Dr. Boskind within a week of my initial phone call. He also had an opening the next day for surgery for me. Dr. Boskind was attentive with a lovely disposition. Great eye contact. A+...Read More
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Easy to understand surgical procedure. Office very efficient & friendly.
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My miracle! So thankful for honest, understanding doctor!
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My husband & I are deeply experienced with serious surgeries & competent surgeons. Hands down, Dr. John Boskind is the best with whom we have ever dealt. Dr. B had to remove 18" of my husband's colon with 2 tumors intact plus lymph nodes while avoiding the scar tissue and implants in my husband's...Read More
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Amazing.... Amazing..... Doctor. Would recommend him him to everyone!!!
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Bankers Life and Casualty
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred
Federal Employee Program
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cigna-HealthSpring
Cigna-HealthSpring HMO
Freedom Plus
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Choice Plus PPO
Primary Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
Principal Financial Group PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
Choice
Choice Plus
Choice Plus EPO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus POS
Commercial HMO
Fiserv
Golden Rule HMO
Golden Rule POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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