Dr. Joseph Chun, MD

Dr. Joseph Chun, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Chun, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Knoxville, TN. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

1934 Alcoa Hwy Ste 362

Knoxville, TN 37920

Contact Information

(865) 305-6546

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Reconstruction
very high
more than 93% of peers
Gynecomastia
very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cleft Lip
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Tennessee Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • U Tex Sw Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Tennessee Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chun has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chun's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chun to family and friends
3.8
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Chun's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Knoxville, TN |
My reason for making an appointment with Dr. Chun was to ask about scar revision, a minor procedure that he said he does not perform (so why wasn't I told that over the telephone when I made the appointment?). After Dr. Chun finished shaming me, I left with a price sheet for a facelift and eyelid...more
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in Pine Knot, KY |
Dr. Chun was given to me as a surgeon when I was in a devastating car wreck in 1994. He was with UT hospital then. My right arm was mutilated and by the grace of god and Dr chun I still have my right arm. It's scared and numb mostly but still useful. If it wasn't for him I don't think I would...more
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in Sevierville, TN |
My surgery was due to health issues. Although a Medicare patient, Dr. Chun took an inordinate amount of time with me. The day of the surgery, and all appointments, he has shown a lot of compassion. He told me if I was unhappy in any way with the results he would go back in until and make...more
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in Maryville, TN |
Only made it as far as consult. He MIGHT be a good surgeon but he seemed to care NOTHING about my health issues or dealing with insurance. Cash is what he prefers. Very rude and arrogant man. Wanted me to do MORE than what I was needing, since my issue was a health concern not a vanity issue....more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chun accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Chun has admitting privileges

University of Tennessee Medical Center
1924 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920
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