Dr. George W. Crafton, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 61

3443 Dickerson Pike Suite 430
Nashville, TN 37207
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Dr. Crafton:

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Dr. Crafton's Experience

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Dr. Crafton's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Tristar Centennial Medical Center
2300 Patterson Street
Nashville, TN 37203
TriStar Skyline Medical Center
3441 Dickerson Pike
Nashville, TN 37207

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Crafton

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Centennial Heart at Skyline
Centennial Heart at Skyline
3443 Dickerson Pike Suite 430
Nashville, TN 37207
Centennial Heart at Skyline
254 Ren Mar Dr
Pleasant View, TN 37146
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    Dr. Crafton's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Crafton's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Interventional Pain Medicine
    • Invasive Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1991
    • Internal Medicine, 1987
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    • Angiography
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
    • Echocardiogram
    • Echocardiogram Interpretation
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Pacemaker Monitoring
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Stress Test
    2
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Crafton

    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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Louisville

    Fellowship Hospital

    Tulane University Affliated Hospitals
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Crafton & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% 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. Crafton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Crafton has admitting privileges:

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    • TriStar Skyline Medical Center

    • Tristar Centennial Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Crafton

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Crafton to family and friends

    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Crafton's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 1 response
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Crafton
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Crafton accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Cigna
    • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicaid of Tennessee
    • One Health
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

    A
    Centennial Heart at Skyline
    3443 Dickerson Pike Suite 430
    Nashville, TN 37207
    (615) 868-0352 (Office)
    B
    Centennial Heart at Skyline
    254 Ren Mar Dr
    Pleasant View, TN 37146
    (615) 868-0352 (Office)
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