Dr. John E Turns MD

Dr. John Turns is an emergency medicine doctor in San Ramon, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Eden Medical Center and San Leandro Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Eden Medical Center and one of 14 at San Leandro Hospital who specialize in Emergency Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Emergency Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

San Ramon Regional Medical Center

Eden Medical Center

San Leandro Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 1981–1983

Tufts University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified in Emergency Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

The modified odontoid view: an alternative visualization of the atlantoaxial joint.
Turns, J. E., Shaffer, M. A., Doris, P. E.

Emergency medical services at the 1984 Democratic National Convention.
Auerbach, P. S., Gelb, A. M., Turns, J. E.


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