Dr. Samuel Puckett, MD

Dr. Samuel Puckett, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Samuel Puckett, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Newport, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 1982 and specializes in pediatrics.

1829 Crowe Ln

Newport, TN 37821

Contact Information

(423) 623-0653

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Puckett's Experience

Dr. Puckett's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

41  Conditions Treated


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7  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Charlotte Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Charlotte Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Puckett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Puckett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puckett to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Puckett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

this man is amazing, I have two boys 1 -30 and 1-28 , he truly loves his work and he truly loves the children that he works with, I would not take my children anywhere but to him now my 7 month old grandson sees him dr. Puckett is truly a professional but you can see that he has a true heart for...more
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I was recommended to him after another Dr told me my daughter wouldn't live past 6 cause of all her medical conditions. She's 25 with babies of her own. He's saved her life a few times. He speaks to you not down. I will never forget him!!
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Dr Puckett is the best Dr I ever been to he is friendly and Professional. He great with kids and goes out of his way to help you raise healthy and happy kids. He always explain the illness and what will make it better. He also gives you a print out with what he gone over with you. I have 3 children...more
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I've never met a person more suited for their job. This man was born to be a pediatrician. He genuinely listens and is concerned for his patient's well-being. Highly recommend!
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