Dr. Timothy Tierney, MD

Dr. Timothy Tierney, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Timothy Tierney, MD is a family medicine specialist in Melrose, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in family medicine.

675 Main St

Melrose, MA 02176

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Dr. Tierney's Experience

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Dr. Tierney'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

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

176  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Dewitt Army Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Dewitt Army Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tierney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tierney's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tierney to family and friends
18 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Tierney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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Jolanka tried is the best primary care I have ever had
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I got a call back from a new np in the office. I asked some questions about a medication that was going to be increased. The np said she can't explaine it to me right now because someone was making me laugh. I was shocked and appauled at that answer. I called Dr. Tierney about what happened. His...more
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Dr Tierney - great doctor, always accessible. Either he or Phys assistant make themselves available for emergencies. I was tired of my previous physician's wait time and lack of availability. The staff is great.
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Not a hands-on Dr. He Reminds me More of a Lazy Traffic Cop in the sense of directing your problems elsewhere away from his responsibility and into the abyss as long as He accepts your insurance before your sent into the lost cause lane. That, and Pharmaceuticals don't cure everything.-I ended up...more
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