Dr. John Lentz Jr, MD

Dr. John Lentz Jr, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
Dr. John Lentz Jr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Destin, FL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Medical University of South Carolina in 1975 and specializes in family medicine.

737 Harbor Blvd Ste 1

Destin, FL 32541

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Dr. Lentz Jr's Experience

Dr. Lentz Jr'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
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • Malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lentz Jr "Patients present with complicated multi-system complaints and need a broad approach to define the issues and the treatment plans to resolve these symptoms. The patient is an integral part of the decision making, which ensures compliance and future benefits in treatment. Treatment involves patients to change their environments and to be aware of risk factors that effect their outcomes in treatment."


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 6/25/2015
    Amount or Range: $135,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Gadsden County
    State: Florida
1 Sanction
  • Substandard Care (1/10/2017)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida
0 Board Actions

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


  • Wofford College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Anderson Fam Prac
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lentz Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lentz Jr to family and friends
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Lentz Jr's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

one of the most caring observant and very diligent doctor that I have met in this area. I would refer him to anyone
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Dr. Lentz, MD is a fine doctor. He has a very kind bedside Manner and is a superb listener. He did so much to help me and my husband and was Intrepid when it came to fighting our Lyme disease, which has become politicized, much of the detriment the population. He was much more interested in our...more
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