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 17 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 Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Breast Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • 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 Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • 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 Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • 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
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • 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 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
1998
Loma Londa U Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1997
Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
Southern Adventist University
Undergraduate School
2002
1998
1997
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 41 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
4.878048780487805%
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Dr Boskind has a great bedside manner. I had a 10:30 appointment and was in the exam room by 10:20. The office staff is very friendly and they are very efficient!
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Knowledge, amiable, explains procedures so that you understand what is involved & what to expect. The entire staff was very upbeat & induced a positive vibe
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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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Insurance accepted

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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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