Dr. Philip Thwing, MD

Dr. Philip Thwing, MD

Family Medicine | Male | 54 years old

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Care Philosophy

I will take whatever time you need, and I will always try to address what's bothering you. My patients have my personal cellphone number (and I am pleased that they don't usually abuse it!), and I try to manage most problems as they arise when it's still an easy cure.Read more

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Dr. Thwing's Reviews

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4.5
based on 42 total surveys (5 with reviews)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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in Greeneville, TN |
He does not see you as a patient but as an individual with needs unique to you. I never feel rushed and no matter the question I get an educated response not just a look.
in Chuckey, TN |
ever since day one Dr Thwing has made me feel comfortable and is always so supportive. He listens to you and makes eye contact...never rushes in and rushes out and if he has to leave he will come back in a few minutes.
in 2920 Kelley Gap rd greeneville tn |
I would highly recommend Dr.Thwing . He listen to you he wants to know everything that's going on . Then he will let u know what he thinks
in Morganton, NC |
Dr. Thwing is a compassionate person and shows concern for you as he diagnoses and treats your illness or injury. He will hang in there with you until he has helped you find a solution or treatment plan.
in Greeneville Tn |
Has a big heart!
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Dr. Thwing's Care Philosophy

I will take whatever time you need, and I will always try to address what's bothering you. My patients have my personal cellphone number (and I am pleased that they don't usually abuse it!), and I try to manage most problems as they arise when it's still an easy cure.

Dr. Thwing's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Family Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Health Care Heroes Award, 2007
    • National Honor Society, 1979
    • Most Compassionate Doctor Award, 2011
    • Prometheus Society, 1982
    • AEU College Honor Society, 1983
    • Mensa, 1977
    • Phi Beta Kappa, 1983
    • USAF Commendation for Meritorious Service, 1995
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Why It Matters: Dr. Thwing's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Family Practice

Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lyme Disease
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Ulcer

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital
    David Grant USAF Medical Center

    Completed in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    David Grant Medical Center-Us Air Force

    Completed in 1991

  • Undergraduate School
    Emory University

    Graduated in 1984

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

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Professional Affiliations

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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Dermatology

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Cryosurgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Earwax Removal
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Executive Physical Examination
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Hospice Care Services
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Intercostal Nerve Block
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Primary Care for Adolescents
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Treatment for Nose Bleeds
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Wart Removal
  • Wound Care and Management
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