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Dr. James Edmund Folkening, MD

Dr. James Edmund Folkening, MD

Internist

43 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. James Folkening, MD is an Internist, who primarily practices in Chattanooga, TN. He has been practicing for over 43 years and is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Folkening completed his residency at Msu-Kalamazoo Ctr Med Stu, Internal Medicine; Bronson Methodist Hosp, Internal Medicine; Bronson Methodist Hosp, Flexible Or Transitional Year. Dr. Folkening is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Folkening’s practice accepts Aetna, Cigna, UnitedHealthcare, Humana Health, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Medicaid, Medicare and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Folkening’s office at (423) 629-9077.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Internist

    Education & Training

    Msu-Kalamazoo Ctr Med Stu, Internal Medicine; Bronson Methodist Hosp, Internal Medicine; Bronson Methodist Hosp, Flexible Or Transitional Year (Residency)

    Southwestern Mich Area Hlth (Internship)

    Other Degree - In Univ Sch of Med, Indianapolis In

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Internist, like Dr. James Folkening, may include:

    Please contact Dr. Folkening's office for more information or to schedule a consultation.

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Internist, like Dr. James Folkening, may include:

    Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Checkup, General Consultation, Flu Shot, Swine Flu Shot, Flu Shot, Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Infection Consultation, Senior Visit, General Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Pre-Surgery Checkup / Pre-Surgical Clearance, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Follow Up, Pre-Travel Follow Up, Diabetes Follow Up, Vaccine(s), Worker's Compensation / Disability Evaluation, Certified Medical Examination for Pilot, Certified Medical Examination for Commercial Driver / Vessel Master, Certified Medical Examination for Overseas Worker, Certified Medical Examination for Police Officer / Fireman, Disability Evaluation, Freezing of Warts, Hospitalist Consultation, Nail Removal, Bladder and Bowel Management, Bowel and Bladder Management, Primary Care Consultation, Screening for Disease / Preventive Medicine, Wellness Care, Immigration Medical Examination, Medical Detoxification, Guided Imagery, Trigger Point Therapy, Hypnosis, Craniosacral Therapy, Aromatherapy, Hospital Discharge/Follow Up, Medicare Annual Wellness Visit, Welcome to Medicare Physical, Yearly Wellness Visit (For Medicare Patients), Annual Check Up, Ambulatory Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Consultation, Yellow Fever Vaccine, Primary Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Follow Up, Transgender Care, Splinter / Foreign Body Removal, Blood Pressure Testing, Cholesterol Management, Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT), Glycosylated Hemoglobin Test, Hepatitis A Vaccine, Hepatitis B Vaccine, Herpes Zoster Vaccine, Pneumococcal Vaccine, Posterior Cruciate Ligament Consultation, Cortisone Shots, Department of Transportation (DOT) Physical Exam, Rapid Influenza Diagnostic Test and Cryotherapy

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Folkening's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicaid

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    James Folkening, MD

    2341 Mccallie Avenue

    Suite 306

    Chattanooga, TN 37404

    (423) 629-9077

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. James Folkening accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. James Folkening is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. James Folkening offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Folkening's office at (423) 629-9077 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. James Folkening offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Folkening's office at (423) 629-9077 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. James Folkening speak?

    Dr. James Folkening speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. James Folkening have?

    Dr. James Folkening is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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