Dr. Michelle Turnley, MD

Dr. Michelle Turnley, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Michelle Turnley, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Vestavia, AL and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1987 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

200 Montgomery Hwy Ste 200

Vestavia, AL 35216

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Turnley'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

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain

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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Turnley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turnley's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turnley to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Turnley's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I saw her due to a work injury. She works for the workman's comp insurance companies. Not only did she misdiagnose my injuries, she lost my mri films, and sent me home with another patient's mri films. Sh is rude, and I proved she misdiagnosed me, so worker's comp had to allow me a new doctor. I...more
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I would not recommend her. She refused to take my condition seriously, insulted me, and told me that I was clearly faking my pain. She refused to send me for an MRI, sign any paperwork, or be caring in any way whatsoever. Her staff is extremely rude. Her medical notes reflect her personal opinion...more
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