Dr. Selmon Franklin III, MD

Dr. Selmon Franklin III, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Selmon Franklin III, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University of Tennessee - Memphis in 1982 and specializes in internal medicine.

2205 McCallie Ave

Chattanooga, TN 37404

Contact Information

(423) 698-2435

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • 2 More

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Dr. Franklin III's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Franklin III "Our mission is to elevate the health of our community through multiple medical specialties providing excellent care delivered with wisdom, compassion, integrity and a commitment to technology, education and scientific inquiry."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

232  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • 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.

Education

  • University of Tennessee - Memphis
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Wilmington Center Delaware
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Franklin III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Franklin III's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Franklin III to family and friends
46 total reviews (31 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

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Dr. Franklin III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (31)

Dr. Franklin is WONDERFUL! He has been my Dr. for 20+ years and has ALWAYS MET EVERY NEED that I (and my family members) have had as his patient(s)! He is caring, competent, personable and professional. He is a very good listener and is continually processing what is being said, as it is being...more
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I have been going to Dr. Franklin many years and have ALWAYS received excellent care. He is very knowledgeable and up -to-date about diseases and their treatments. The office/nursing staff is very kind & helpful.
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I would highly recommend the office of Dr. Sermon T Franklin. The medical and personal care is the best you will experience. Everyone is professional and genuinely caring.
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I have been a patient of Dr Franklin for over 20 years and as a nurse I can say Dr Franklin is exceptional in his practice, knowledge, compassion and professionalism. He is the best example of what a Dr. should be. He went above and beyond to help me in a difficult time.
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I've been a patient of doctor Franklin for over 20 years and I can say they he truly listens to his patients needs and he truly cares about his patients....... I highly recommend him!
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