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About Dr. John C Parker

Dr. John C Parker, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Wilmington, NC. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism and Internal Medicine. Dr. Parker is affiliated with New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Dr. Parker has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

18 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John C Parker is Great. Dr. John C Parker has been rated by 18 patients. From those 18 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John C Parker is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Wilmington Health Endocrinology

1500 Physicians Dr
Wilmington, NC 28401
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Specialties

Dr. John C Parker has the following 2 specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John C Parker has the following 16 expertise

  • Diabetes, Type 2
  • Weight Loss
  • Hormones
  • Cushing Disease
  • Thyroid Diseases
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Acromegaly
  • Fatigue
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Addison Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Gland Issues
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Osteoporosis

Board Certifications

Dr. John C Parker is Board Certified in 2 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

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Five Stars

Nothing but great things to say about his practice. People, both doctor and nurses are outstanding. They care!! Wish I could make things better, however the insurance company is hard to deal with.

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10 minutes
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Young patient with family history

Office staff was rude when calling about appointment and hung up on me, so PCP had to make appt. When doctor ordered blood work, he failed to order key tests for diagnosis and no one followed up with me or sent results to PCP. Dr. Claimed he would send me for further diagnostic test, but stated another dr could handle that after results came back. Had to go to office to get results. Will not go back to this dr. A young person asking for help to get better shouldn't be treated like this.

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An execellent, thoughtful, intelligent professional

Dr. Parker is genuinely interested in patients' welfare, as is his immediate staff. He takes time to review the actual facts of each case, and is honest about the issues and the possible solutions. He is also helpful to older patients, in my opinion, as he understands the stages of life, and accommodates his treatment to meet them. I am very impressed with him, and grateful for his attention.

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5 minutes
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He was nice but I never heard from him again

When I met Dr. Parker I was very pleased with him, however after my first appointment I never heard or saw him again. I had 12 tests done over a period of 4 months but was only permitted to speak to his PA, who was rude and angry every time I called. When I would ask for an appointment or to speak with Dr. Parker about my test results she would say "that's not how we do things here" and "you can't just make an appointment to go over test results" I never did find out what my abnormal tests results meant, or what diagnosis if any was ever made besides what the PA relayed. She did tell me once that my results kept coming back abnormal "probably because you think you're in pain"...yep she really said these things!

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Knowledgeable very professional. Trust worthy

Excellent choice if you need an Endocrinologist

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Parker is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1997

  • Duke University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John C Parker accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina
    • BCBS NC Blue Value
    • BCBS NC BlueOptions
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Wilmington Health Endocrinology, 1500 Physicians Dr, Wilmington, NC

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