Dr. John L Bell MD Surgeon

Dr. John Bell is a surgeon in Knoxville, Tennessee and is affiliated with The University of Tennessee Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Bell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 108 doctors at The University of Tennessee Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Clinical Interests: Director Of Cancer Institute., Breast Neoplasms, Breast Diseases, Breast, Genetic Predisposition to Disease

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1980 - 1986

University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1986 - 1988

University of Alabama School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Prognostic Value of Breast Cancer Subtypes, Ki-67 Proliferation Index, Age, and Pathologic Tumor Characteristics on Breast Cancer Survival in Caucasian Women.
Ferguson, N. L., Bell, J., Heidel, R., Lee, S., Vanmeter, S., Duncan, L., Munsey, B., Panella, T., Orucevic, A.

Primary cutaneous melanoma arising in a long-standing irradiated keloid.
Fish, L. M., Duncan, L., Gray, K. D., Bell, J. L., Lewis, J. M.

The effect of multiple wire localization in breast conservation.
Fillion, M. M., Black, E. A., Hudson, K. B., Morin-Ducote, G., Bell, J. L., Gray, K. D., Lewis, J. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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