Dr. Michael Purkis, MD

Dr. Michael Purkis, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Michael Purkis, MD is a family medicine specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in family medicine.

7395 E Eanqueverce Rd

Tucson, AZ 85715

Contact Information

(520) 547-2311

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Purkis' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Bedsores
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Dermatitis
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enteritis
Esophageal Diseases
Essential Tremor
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hair Loss
Headache
Hearing Screening
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hepatitis Screening
HIV Screening
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Influenza (Flu)
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nausea
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Overweight
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Prostate Cancer Screening
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sepsis
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tinnitus
Tobacco Use Disorder
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vertigo
Viral Enteritis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Purkis, MD is a family medicine specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in family medicine.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Education

  • University Of Ks School Of Med
    Residency Hospital
  • 1993
    Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1993

Dr. Purkis' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Purkis

2.5

Based on 51 reviews

5 Stars
31.372549019607842%
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4 Stars
7.8431372549019605%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(3)
1 Star
54.90196078431372%
(28)

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If I could give 0 stars here, I would. As a doctor myself, I found Dr. Purkis to be unprofessional, unsanitary, with lack of proper medical knowledge.I had a cyst on my back that was hurting. Dr. Purkis, examined my back without wearing gloves, or even washing his hands. He also stated that it...Read More
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Worst experience of my life, I would not go here if my life depended on it. Poor quality of care, unproffesional in all aspects. It is truly the best cookie cutter office they have in Tucson, Do not go here at all, I wouldn't if my life depended on it. Worst experience of my life. I do not think...Read More
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In my experience (which has covered many years), Dr Purkis is the consummate doctor: he asks questions as well as listens to mine; he is thorough in explaining treatment options; and he has the knowledge of a medical detective. I highly recommend him and the friends I have recommended him to have...Read More
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Zero is the rating I would give if they had it listed. I would not recommend to anyone see this arrogant and ignorant physician. Poor combination for a doctor! He does not listen to patients needs and is a poor provider. Don't waste your time and more importantly your precious health to this...Read More
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Quality is poor. MAs arent certified. Asked to have my ear cleaned from wax buildup. She brought 4 cups of solution and a syringe the size of a turkey baster. The other did a blood draw that hurt bad, took 4 tubes for 4 tests. Dr Purkis told me my problems could be my gallbladder. Wrong..!! Wanted...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Humana
Tucson HMOx
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