Dr. Joy Chastain, MD

Dr. Joy Chastain, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Joy Chastain, MD is a dermatologist in Athens, GA and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in dermatology, surgery, and more.

1500 Oglethorpe Ave Ste 3000

Athens, GA 30606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Care Credit
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Caremark Pharmacy
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chastain's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fungal Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chastain treats Fungal Infections more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Chastain treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Itchy Skin
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chastain treats Itchy Skin more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Chastain treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Acne
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chastain treats Acne more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Chastain treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Chastain's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne
Acne Surgery
Actinic Keratosis
Age Spots
Allergic Reaction
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Atypical Mole
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Basosquamous Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Birthmark
Botox® Injection
Broken Blood Vessels
Cancer
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Carcinoma
Cellulitis
Chemical Peel
Cold Sore
Collagen Injection
Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Dermal Filler
Dermatitis
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Skin Lesion
Facial Peel
Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
Facial Skin Cancer
Folliculitis
Foot Conditions
Fractional Ablative Laser Treatment
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Genital Herpes
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Hair Removal
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
Hylaform Injection
Impetigo
Intense Pulse Light
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Keloid Scar
KTP Laser Treatment
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Laser Tattoo Removal
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lipomas
Melanoma
Melasma
Microdermabrasion
Mohs Surgery
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
Non-Ablative Laser Skin Rejuvenation
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
Pemphigoid
Pemphigus
Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
Plantar Wart
Psoriasis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Radiesse® Injections
Rash
Restylane® Injections
Ringworm
Rosacea
Scabies
Sebaceous Carcinoma of the Eyelid
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Shingles
Skin Aging
Skin Allergy
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
Skin Discoloration
Skin Diseases
Skin Infections
Skin Lesion Biopsy
Skin Resurfacing
Skin Surgery
Spider Veins
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Sun-Damaged Skin
Tinea Versicolor
Ulcer
Varicose Veins
Venous Sclerotherapy
Wart Removal
Warts
Wrinkles

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Joy Chastain and her compassionate team of skin care specialists will meet all of your needs whether it be cosmetic, general, or surgical dermatology. At the office of Joy B. Chastain, M.D., P.C., we will provide you with anything from atypica...

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cancer Pathology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    Tulane/Charity Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 2001
    Tulane University School Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 2001
    Tulane University Sch Med
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 2001
    Tulane Assoc Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 2001
    Oschner Clin
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    Tulane University School Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1998
    Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997
  • 1993
    State Univ. Of West Ga
    Undergraduate School
    1993

Awards

Dr. Chastain's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chastain

3.9

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
69.44444444444444%
(25)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(2)
2 Stars
2.7777777777777777%
(1)
1 Star
22.22222222222222%
(8)

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I've seen Dr Chastain and her PA for years for various skin ailments I've had. The whole staff has always been very welcoming and take as much time as I need to explain my problem and how to follow up with care after the procedure. They explain things in terms I can understand.
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I’ve been a patient of Dr Chastain and Melissa’s for many years now. I feel like I get the utmost care at the office. Scheduling or wait times have never been an issue here, and both providers have amazing and knowledgeable nurses! I always feel well taken care of when I leave her office. I’ve...Read More
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I have seen both Dr. Chastain and her PA for my acne. I have seen great results over the past few months, and I am finally happy with my skin! I highly recommend their office.
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I am and have always loved this office. They are truly a team and the effort they give into making sure I have gotten my prescriptions and necessary treatment is beyond appreciated. I too have worked in the medical field and I realize that it takes time and effort to work with the pharmacy and...Read More
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Dr. Chastain's office is horrible about following up on your medication and that you are getting it. Dr. Chastain is also notorious for passing you off to her PA who is not good about answering your questions and tries to be in and out of your visit in less than 5 minutes. This office has poor...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
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Coventry Health Care of Georgia HMO
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GEHA
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