Dr. John Walker, MD

Dr. John Walker, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 81
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Dr. John Walker, MD is a family medicine specialist in Owensboro, KY and has been practicing for 55 years. He graduated from Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med in 1963 and specializes in family medicine.

1000 Breckenridge St Ste 401

Owensboro, KY 42303

Contact Information

(270) 688-4401

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Dr. Walker's Experience

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Dr. Walker'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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

173  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walker's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walker to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Walker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Very unhappy with Dr Walkers lack of communication. He doesn't have any people skills and often makes me feel rushed. He needs to reevaluate his career decision. He belongs in a lab, not a family medicine practice
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Does not listen to patients. On more than one occasion, has prescribed medications that are clearly listed under allergies in my file. Prescribed medication for an extended period of time, then, due to not providing the refill on time, caused me to have withdrawal symptoms and wound up in the E.R....more
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Does not listen to patients concerns. Spends little time with patients.
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I know doctors can be busy but I felt incredibly rushed as if I was a hassle to him. When asked a question I was rushed to answer as quickly as possible to the point I felt uncomfortable. I didn't have time to ask the Doctor a question if I wanted to and in fact I avoided asking any questions to...more
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