Dr. Gary W. Cole, DO

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 52

305 Dover Rd
Clarksville, TN 37042
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Hospital Quality

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Gateway Medical Center
651 Dunlop Ln
Clarksville, TN 37040

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Peoples Clinic
The People's Clinic
305 Dover Rd
Clarksville, TN 37042
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    Dr. Cole's Experience

    Dr. Cole's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Arthrocentesis
    • Earwax Removal
    • Joint Injection
    • Medical Branch Block
    • Mole Removal
    • Neonatal Care
    • Newborn Care
    • Pap Smear
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Wart Removal
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abnormal Heart Beat
    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Adverse Drug Reactions
    • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
    • Anemia
    • Angioedema
    • Arthritis
    • Athlete's Foot
    • Back Pain
    • Boil
    • Boil
    • Carbuncle
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chest Pain
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Constipation
    • Cough
    • Diabetes
    • Diarrhea
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Infection
    • Edema
    • Elbow Pain
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Functional Dyspepsia
    • Fungal Nail Infection
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    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastroenteritis
    • Grinding of Teeth
    • Hand Pain
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Headache
    • Heartburn
    • Hives
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Impetigo
    • Indigestion, Non-Ulcer
    • Infections
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Insulin Resistance Syndrome
    • Jock Itch
    • Knee Pain
    • Laceration
    • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
    • Lichen Sclerosis Et Atrophicus
    • Ligament Sprain
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Lower Urinary Tract Syndrome
    • Metabolic Syndrome
    • Metabolic Syndrome X
    • Migraine
    • Mole
    • Mononucleosis
    • Neck Pain
    • Nicotine Addiction
    • Nicotine Dependence
    • Osgood Schlatter Disease
    • Osteoporosis
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pleurisy
    • Pneumonia
    • Premenstrual Syndrome
    • Prostatitis
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Ringworm
    • Ringworm of the Beard
    • Rosacea
    • Scabies
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Seasonal Affective Disorder
    • Shin Splints
    • Shingles
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Sinusitis
    • Snoring
    • Solar Keratoses
    • Strep Throat
    • Streptococcal Infections
    • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
    • Tendonitis
    • Testosterone Deficiency
    • Thrush
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Tibial Tuberosity Apophysitis
    • Tic Douloureux
    • Tonsillitis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Warts
    • Wounds
    • Wrist Pain
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    Background Check for Dr. Cole

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1999

    Internship Hospital

    Westview Hospital
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    Westview Hospital
    Complete in 2003

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of New England
    Graduated in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cole & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Cole's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Gateway Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cole

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cole to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    19 responses

    Dr. Cole's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.7 out of 5

    19 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    19 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.7 out of 5

    19 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    18 responses

    Experience with Dr. Cole

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.6 out of 5

    19 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

    19 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Peoples Clinic
    The People's Clinic
    305 Dover Rd
    Clarksville, TN 37042
    (931) 552-6722 (Office)
    (931) 552-6979 (Fax)
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