Dr. John Tapp, MD

Dr. John Tapp, MD

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Dr. John Tapp, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

2205 McCallie Ave

Chattanooga, TN 37404

Contact Information

(423) 698-2435

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Humana
  • One Health
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Signature Health Alliance
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Dr. Tapp's Experience

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  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Tapp's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tapp "Dr. John Tapp is a Chattanooga native who attended Tiftonia Christian School and graduated from Lookout Valley High School as valedictorian in 1988. He completed his undergraduate work at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where he received a BA in Chemistry and a BS in Biology. He attended medical school at UT Memphis College of Medicine and completed his Internal Medicine residency at UT College of Medicine, Chattanooga Medical Department Unit. Dr. Tapp decided to become a doctor while in college. Because he enjoyed science and helping others, he decided that medicine was the perfect career field to pursue. Dr. Tapp joined Diagnostic Center in August 2003 after finishing his residency. When not at work, Dr. Tapp spends time with his wife, Stacy, and two daughters. A proud dad, Dr. Tapp says that he considers his daughters his greatest accomplishment. Dr. Tapp is grateful for the love and support of his family."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tapp "To treat patients the way I would want myself or my family treated."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

235  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Spirometry
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • University Of Tennessee At Chattanooga
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • UT College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Ut College Med Baroness Erlanger Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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This Dr. goes above and beyond just medical care. He never rushes through your appointment, he truly cares about his patients. The staff are a wonderful group of caring people. I tell everyone that asks about this Dr. Most hate to go to a Dr. appointment, but my appointments, even when I have been...Read More
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Dr Tapp 's Christian and caring demeanor his medical knowledge and skill make him a top notch physician. His ability to listen to his patient and assess what is going on mentally and physically is a gift!
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Quick response time, helpful and attentive to all my needs. We discussed my options for treatment and decided together on a the best plan for me moving forward. He listened to my concerns and I trusted his recommendations. Thank you to Dr. Tapp and to your courteous staff.
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I've been going to Dr. Tapp for about 13 or 14 years and have total trust and confidence in his decisions regarding my health. I feel fortunate to have found him. His staff is great too. Everybody is so friendly. The new office ROCKS too!!! It's so pretty and the parking is easy.
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My husband and I have excellent care from Dr. Tapp and staff. Thanks much to all of you.
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