Dr. John Major, MD

Dr. John Major, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Major, MD is a family medicine specialist in Hermitage, TN and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in family medicine.

Summit Primary Care

3939 Central Pike

Hermitage, TN 37076
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Major's Experience

Dr. Major'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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Major "Prevention is better than treatment."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

298  Conditions Treated


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69  Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Antepartum Fetal Surveillance
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Artificial Insemination
  • Audiometry
  • Biofeedback
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Bowel Reconstruction Surgery
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breath Testing
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Casting
  • CDL Physical Examination
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Circumcision
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Cryosurgery
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Facial Nerve Repair
  • Family Counseling
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Genetic Counseling Services
  • Geriatric Foot Care
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Health Screening
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Immunization
  • Ingrown Toenail Removal
  • Liver Function Test
  • Marital Therapy
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Meditation
  • Minimally Invasive Fetal Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pain Management
  • Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
  • Pelviscopy
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Skin Surgery
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Intervention
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination


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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.


  • University Of Tennessee
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Mayo Clinic Family Medicine Residency At Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow American Academy of Family Physicians, 9/2008
  • Chairman of Family Medicine, 2005
Media & Publications

Dr. Major has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Major does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Major and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Major's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Major to family and friends
34 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Major'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 (7)

His staff especially where you call in and make a appointment are totally obnoxious. I could not believe their arrogance. They were like schoolyard bullies threatening to tell the doctor on me. Lol I'm not making that up. Life's too short to deal with crap like that
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I waited an hour to see Dr. Major, he walked in, he did not listen to anything I had to say and walked out. He spent less than 5 min with me. I called the nurse, asked her to call the Dr. I waited another 20min and walked out. It was the worst experience, wasted my morning, paid my co-pay just...more
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For a PCP Dr. Major is pretty decent. I would say the amount of time he spent with me was average. I felt like he listened and immediately knew the solution and we moved on. Some people might be turned off by the fact that he doesn't seem to dwell on the stuff you're not going to die from. I see a...more
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I had a fall in the Fall of 2015. I was still in pain with movement so on December 31, I went to ER. at Summit Hospital. They sent me to him still in pain. He said I was drug seeking. Gave me arthritis medication. Turns out I had a broken vertebra. So much for drug seeking!
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Dr Major has been our family Doctor , for my husband and myself, since we moved to the area over a year ago. He is wonderful ! He always listens to our concerns and treats us with care , knowledge and kindness. We always have confidence that he has our best interest at heart. I highly recommend...more
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