Dr. Tamela Booker, MD

Dr. Tamela Booker, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Tamela Booker, MD is a family medicine specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from East Tennessee State University/James H Quillen College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in family medicine.

222 22nd Ave N Fl 2

Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Dr. Booker's Experience

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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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Booker "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."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

230  Conditions Treated

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36  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • School Physicals
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • 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.

Education

  • Christian Brothers College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • East Tennessee State University/James H Quillen College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Saint Mary's Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Saint Mary's Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Booker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Booker's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Booker to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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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 (2)

thorough, caring, takes/gives time, outstanding “bedside” manor, excellent staff
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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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