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Dr. Ralph Turner, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Turner

University Texas Health Scien Center

11937 US Highway 271 Tyler, TX 75708

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(903) 877-3451


Dr. Ralph Turner, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1978 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.


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(903) 877-3451

Dr. Turner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Turner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turner treats Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Turner treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turner treats Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Turner treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Atrophic Vaginitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turner treats Atrophic Vaginitis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Turner treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Turner's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Female Infertility
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • HIV Screening
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Turner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Turner

3.6

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
63.63636363636363%
(7)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
27.272727272727273%
(3)

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He treated my granddaughter, and broke her baby’s collarbone, so she wouldn’t have too many stitches. Tell me how 1 stitch heals faster than 4 or 5? My poor great grandson now has to have physical therapy at 3 weeks old.
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Dr. Turner is very personable and really cares about the wellness of his patients. I've been seeing him for 5 years and he's the best gynecologist I've been to.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Turner's since the mid 90's and he is the most caring, compassionate, knowledgeable doctor you will ever find. I would recommend anyone to see him for the best level of care.
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Biography

Dr. Ralph Turner, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1978 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Tripler Army Med Center
Residency Hospital
1979
Tripler Army Med Center
Internship Hospital
1978
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School
1982
1979
1978

Awards

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84% Patient experience rating, 15% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

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