Dr. Joseph Shrum, MD

Dr. Joseph Shrum, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Joseph Shrum, MD is a dermatologist in Gulfport, MS and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 1982 and specializes in dermatology.

1245 42nd Ave

Gulfport, MS 39501

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Seborrheic Dermatitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Shrum's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

39  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shrum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shrum's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shrum to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Shrum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

When i came to Dr Shrum I was in alot of pain with my psorisis. My legs were so bad it hurt for the sheet to touch my legs. My scalp was so bad I could never wear a solid dark color shirts. I actually had someone come to me and ask why I had biscuit dough in my hair. Well, within a year he had me...more
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Seen him for many years and always a good experience.
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