Dr. Joshua Turknett, MD

Dr. Joshua Turknett, MD

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Dr. Joshua Turknett, MD is a neurology specialist in Decatur, GA. He graduated from Emory University and specializes in neurology.

2665 N Decatur Rd Ste 540

Decatur, GA 30033

Contact Information

(404) 508-4008

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Turknett performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 97% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Turknett'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

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

77  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Florida College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Turknett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turknett's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turknett to family and friends
20 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Turknett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Turknett is fine. His staff is very rude!
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Excellent doctor, friendly and helpful staff!
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Treated like a child by front desk staff. Very rude. Definitely get the impression by staff and doctor that you're just a number and not an individual. Disappointing.
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Dr. Turknett was one of the worst neurologists I've been too. I wanted to die after my appointment. Even though I knew that what he told me was not evidence-based, I left in despair.
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I asked Dr. Turknett to visit me twice in the hospital as I was having severe migraines. He never came and no one called to explain why he did not. For a situation where I was having seizures, I was not able to get an appointment for four months. I was told I could be put on a cancellation wait...more
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