Dr. Timothy Skelton, MD

Dr. Timothy Skelton, MD

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Age 48
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Dr. Timothy Skelton, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Gulfport, MS and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med in 2003 and specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

15190 Community Rd Ste 220

Gulfport, MS 39503

Contact Information

(228) 575-7975

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Skelton's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Skelton "Dr. Skelton has more than 14 years of patient care experience. He completed his undergraduate studies at Louisiana State University and received his medical degree at East Tennessee State University. After completing an internship at Keesler Medical Center, he conducted his residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He served as a staff internist at Keesler Medical Center, then obtained privileges at Merit Health Biloxi and opened his own private practice in 2009. Dr. Skelton is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a member of the American College of Physicians. His accomplishments include Staff Internist Teacher of the Year at Keesler Medical Center and being named a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society at East Tennessee State University."
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1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

169  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Skelton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Skelton's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skelton to family and friends
17 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Skelton'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 (6)

I am so happy to finally find a professional and caring Dr. I can trust with my complete health. He is so pleasant and always shows great concern for his patients from the moment he walks in the room. He makes an excellent prognosis right on the money and prescribes the perfect medication for...more
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started going to Dr.Skelton when he was at another location,when he moved to Garden Park- I followed.He (in my opinion)is a very thorough and attentive physician.He listens and he does not rush.I am VERY! pleased with having him as my Doctor.
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Dr. Skelton never rushes through an appointment. He always takes as much time as necessary to answer questions and explain what is happening and the how/why he chose specific treatments for my conditions. I trust his judgment completely. Dealing with his office staff can be challenging, making...more
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Thank you for the feedback and the positive comments about Dr. Skelton. We are committed to the satisfaction of our patients and want to apologize for any issues experienced regarding scheduling your appointments at our practice. We always appreciate any information that can help us improve our procedures and thank you again for taking the time to provide us your feedback.

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Dr. Skelton is a really great doctor! I have already gotten a family member to go to him too!
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I went to Dr. Skelton as a new patient. He gave me about two minutes of his time during which he repeatedly told me to go back to a doctor I had previously seen. He would not even let me begin to tell him of the issues I was having; all he wanted to do was send me to someone else.
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