Dr. Joshua Hixson, MD

Dr. Joshua Hixson, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Joshua Hixson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Smyrna, TN and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in family medicine.

300 Stonecrest Blvd Ste 100

Smyrna, TN 37167

Contact Information

(615) 223-9502

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American General
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Dr. Hixson's Experience

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Dr. Hixson'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 malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hixson "Our group of Board Certified Family Physicians specializes in your entire family's healthcare needs. Our highly skilled physicians and staff are committed to helping families improve their over-all health while providing first class patient care and satisfaction. We believe your family deserves a family physician!"

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

259  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cystectomy
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stitches
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wound Care and Management
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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

  • Georgia State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Anderson Area Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Anderson Mrea Medical Center, South Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • USMLE Step 1 Honor Score, Medical College of Georgia, .
  • USMLE Step 2 Honor Score, Medical College of Georgia, .
  • Residency Senior Research Project Award, June 2002
Media & Publications

Dr. Hixson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hixson's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hixson to family and friends
38 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Hixson'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Dr.Hixson is a very kind and knowledgeable physician. He demonstrates what is needed in a fadt pace iIndustry of our healthcare system A Heart. A true concern for all of his patients. Something you don’t find normally find.
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you cant ask for better care anywhere.
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Dr Hixson is really good at explaiing things to you.. He takes the time to make sure you know what's going on and the plan of action. I would recommend him highly as your physician.
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Thank you for giving us a great score! Our dedicated staff takes great pride in serving the Smyrna community.

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The best doctor i have had the pleasure of having, very straight forward and knowledgeable.
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Have seen Dr. Hixon for over 10 years. Could tell immediately he was both exceptionally smart, as well as a sincerely committed - someone actually willing to listen to the patient, rather than make me wait an hour to see him for a minute. Health concerns have been explained in a clear manner with...more
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