Dr. Lawrence Bushkell Jr, MD

Dr. Lawrence Bushkell Jr, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Lawrence Bushkell Jr, MD is a dermatologist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 1970 and specializes in dermatology.

123 Fox Rd

Knoxville, TN 37922

Contact Information

(865) 546-7521

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Bushkell Jr'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

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Dermatopathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

69  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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

  • In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Harbor Genl Hospital UCLA
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Harbor Genl Hospital UCLA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Minn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bushkell Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bushkell Jr's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bushkell Jr to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bushkell Jr'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I didn't have a good experience with Dr. Bushkell. He was impatient when I asked questions, and as a nurse practitioner I know he gave me an incorrect answer to another question I asked for professional opinion. He didn't know I was an NP. He handled my problem skillfully, but I would have...more
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Bushkell the Butcher mutiliated me, and his own Nurse Ratched has the empathy of linoleum. You think that One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a horror story? Try Knoxville Dermatology Group. As I learned from Paul Maben, P.A., and his own nurse, the Butcher had two choices: make an incision and...more
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