Dr. Joseph Cofer, MD

Dr. Joseph Cofer, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Joseph Cofer, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in critical care surgery.

1755 Gunbarrel Rd

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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1  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

17  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Liver Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery

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

  • Ga Tech
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Portsmouth Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Baylor University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cofer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cofer's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
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  • Staff friendliness

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  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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