Dr. Joshua Wharton, MD

Dr. Joshua Wharton, MD

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Dr. Joshua Wharton, MD is a dermatologist in Guntersville, AL and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 2006 and specializes in dermatology.

2307 Homer Clayton Dr

Guntersville, AL 35976

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Wharton'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*

66  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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 Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wharton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wharton's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wharton to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Wharton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Wharton always takes time to answer questions. He has treated me for several minor issues with very good results. He makes an unpleasant trip to the doctor bearable. Very thorough and exceptional calming demeanor.
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I would not recommend this physician under any circumstances. It takes forever to get appointments. I have been going there for several years now and have never seen the doctor. Two weeks ago I called during office hours to get an appointment. The call went to voice mail. I left a message...more
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