“I partner with my patients and work with them to develop an individualized treatment plan based on their specific needs. My focus is patient-first, and my goal is always optimal health for my patients. I believe trust and honesty are key elements in the patient-physician relationship, and I work closely with my patients to keep them well.”

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Education

Residency

University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Internal Medicine, Pediatrics
Memphis, TN
2000

Medical School

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Doctor of Medicine
Galveston, TX
1996

Undergraduate School

University of Texas at Austin
Bachelor of Arts
Austin, TX
1992

Hospitals Affiliated With

Medical Center of Plano
Methodist Richardson Medical Center

Biography

Dr. Joy Touchstone is originally from Austin, Texas. She holds a medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin. She completed her residencies in Pediatrics and Internal Medicine at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis, TN. Prior to returning to start her medical practice in the North Dallas area, she worked in Pediatric ER and as a hospitalist for an Oncology group in Memphis, TN.

Dr. Touchstone has a strong interest in medical missions and has had the opportunity to serve in many countries including Haiti, Kenya, and Zimbabwe. Dr. Touchstone is also very committed to an approach to health care that involves a balance of traditional and more lifestyle-centric approaches to healthcare. She loves kids, animals and has known since age 8 that medicine was her calling, not just a career.