Dr. Julie Means, MD

Dr. Julie Means, MD

Save
Medical Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
51 y/o
(41)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Julie Means, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Franklin, TN and has been practicing for 14 years. She specializes in medical oncology, breast oncology, and more.

Tennessee Oncology

4323 Carothers Pkwy Ste 500

Franklin, TN 37067
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Learn about Dr. Means

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lymphocytosis
high
more than 89% of peers
Blood Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Means'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Means "I aim to care for patients with respect and compassion and to understand their life goals, offering them them the most advanced cancer treatments and options to participate in new and exciting clinical trials. I specialize in patients at increased risk for breast cancer, early stage breast cancer, and advanced breast cancer. I understand the importance of comprehensive care and address issues related to nutrition, exercise, importance of sleep, and discuss healthy ways of managing stress."

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Breast Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

71  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

4  Procedures

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

  • Texas Tech U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • East Carolina University / Brody School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Vanderbilt Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Masters in Translational Cancer Research
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Vanderbilt Univ Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Vandrbilt U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Means has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Means does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Means and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Means' Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Means to family and friends
41 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Means' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (16)

Dr. Means has taken excellent care of me. She was referred to my by both my neighbor and my primary care doctor for newly diagnosed lymphoma. She has spent an enormous amount of time with me and my family. My care has been exceptional. I am know cancer free and I feel so thankful I found her!
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I was referred to Dr. Means Powell by my former Oncologist in Chattanooga who had attended medical school with her. What I most appreciate about her is that she cares about your overall health and recommends food choices/diet that help to prevent a recurance of cancer. She is compassionate,...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Means has been a great doctor for me. She has done a very good job taking care of me for my lung cancer. I feel fortunate to have found her.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I met Dr. Julia Means-Powell while very ill in the hospital. She has great bedside manner and a way of speaking frankly in a very genuine caring fashion. I am now a hematology patient of hers and she is still the same doctor I met in the hospital. She also is quick to laugh and cares about what...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Means has been a phenonmenial doctor for me. Last year I faced a very agressive breast cancer and she help me come up with a plan, that at the time of surgery I did not have any cancer cells left. I feel so fortunate to have found her. The staff has been loving and supportive of me during this...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Means
Are you Dr. Means?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

More Oncology Specialists like Dr. Means at Tennessee Oncology

Hematology Specialist
(7)
Medical Oncology Specialist
(8)
Medical Oncology Specialist
(10)
Medical Oncology Specialist
(8)
Hematology Specialist
(6)