Dr. Timothy Ashburn, MD

Dr. Timothy Ashburn, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Timothy Ashburn, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Ringgold, GA. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Ashburn is affiliated with Hamilton Medical Center.

4700 Battlefield Pkwy Ste 360

Ringgold, GA 30736

Contact Information

(706) 841-0050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cough
very high
more than 90% of peers
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

1 Sanction
  • Self-prescribing drugs and/or controlled substances (6/1/2004)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Dr Timothy M. Ashburn; License # 21762

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has been charged with writing prescriptions in his ex-wife's name and his girlfriend's name. The Physician did not have medical records on those individuals and was filling the prescriptions for his own use.

    Action Taken:

    The Board has Revoked the Physician's license to practice medicine in Tennessee and assessed the costs of these proceeding to the Physician.

    State: Tennessee
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Tennessee
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ashburn has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ashburn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ashburn accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Ashburn has admitting privileges

Hamilton Medical Center
1200 Memorial Dr
Dalton, GA 30720
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