Dr. Tamela Booker, MD

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Family Medicine | Female

Dr. Tamela Booker, MD
Dr. Tamela Booker, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Booker is affiliated with Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital.

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Dr. Booker's Care Philosophy

I try to take time to really listen to my patients and to become familiar with their personal histories. I feel the better I know my patients, the better I can help care for them. I try to be thorough and care for the whole person. As a family physician, I help patients navigate the complex world of medicine when necessary, while giving them a home base.

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    4.0
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    Dr. Booker'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
      16 to 30 minutes
    Patient Comments (1)
    in Lawrenceburg, TN |
    Dr. Booker is very thorough with her care. She listens carefully to all my issues and is always ready to address them promptly. I would highly recommend her to other persons looking for a primary care physician.
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    Dr. Booker's Care Philosophy

    I try to take time to really listen to my patients and to become familiar with their personal histories. I feel the better I know my patients, the better I can help care for them. I try to be thorough and care for the whole person. As a family physician, I help patients navigate the complex world of medicine when necessary, while giving them a home base.

    Dr. Booker'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

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    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    Board Certifications

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    • Family Practice

    Conditions Treated

    • Allergies
    • Anemia
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Injuries
    • Menopause
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pneumonia

    Education

    • Medical School
      East Tennessee State University/James H Quillen College Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1993

    • Internship Hospital
      Saint Mary's Hospital and Medical Center

      Completed in 1994

    • Residency Hospital
      Saint Mary's Hospital and Medical Center

      Completed in 1996

    • Undergraduate School
      Christian Brothers College

      Graduated in 1989

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Biopsy
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Immunization
    • Mole Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • School Physicals
    • Sports Physical Examination
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Wart Removal