Dr. Joseph Overton Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph Overton Jr, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Joseph Overton Jr, MD is a dermatologist in Covington, GA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Emory Univ Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in dermatology.

4155 Baker St NE Ste 100

Covington, GA 30014

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

34  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Emory Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Overton Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Overton Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Overton Jr to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Overton Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

This does not in any way have any reference to Dr. Overton. This in reference to visit and saw PA-C. She was not very helpful to my needs, and she asked how old I was and I told her 66 and she then commented that I looked 73. I was in shock and did not say anything to her. I felt this was an...more
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Dr. Overton is THE doctor to see. On two separate occasions, Dr. Overton found pre-cancerous moles that I did not have on my "cut off" list. I always tell him he saved my life twice. Everyone there is courteous and friendly - what more could you want.
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I am very unhappy w/ the service I received today. My son went about 2 mths ago to have warts removed f/ his hands. I called the office to let them know the warts had came back, and wanted to schd. another appt. Follow up today. Ashley gets very rude and says we need to stay on top of this, he...more
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We drive over 30 miles from near Atlanta (with more doctors in his field than I can count), to see him in Covington. He is the most caring, concerned and thorough dermatologist we've ever consulted. You can absolutely trust his findings and get great results from treatment. That's why we recommend...more
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