Profile Photo of Dr. Joe A. Cates, MD

Dr. Joe A. Cates, MD http://d1ffafozi03i4l.cloudfront.net/img/prov/X/P/9/XP99W_w120h160.jpg Get a Free Background Report on Dr. Joe A. Cates, MD. Malpractice, medical malpractice, sanctions, misconduct, credentials, and penalty or negligence information.

Specializes in General Surgery • Male

2330 E Meyer Blvd Ste 115
Kansas City, MO 64132
OverviewPhone & AddressExperienceHospital QualityPatient Satisfaction

Dr. Cates' Experience

Dr. Cates' Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
1
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Ultrasound, Carotid
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
2
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Hernia
  • Liver Cancer
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Melanoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Poor Circulation
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
More
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
Less
3

Background Check for Dr. Cates

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
  • 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.
4

Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Ingram’s Magazine - Dr. Cates featured in the Top Doctors issue
  • Golden Scalpel Award
  • Administrative Chief Resident, Division of General Surgery
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City Award for Surgical Excellence
  • UCLA Golden Heart Award, Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery
  • Victor Wilson Memorial Scholarship, St. Louis Friends of UMCK Scholarship, University of Missouri Scholar
  • Kansas City Super Doc, 2010
  • The Squire - Dr. Cates listed as one of the Top Surgeons in Kansas City
5

Education & Training

Medical School

University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine

Internship Hospital

University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine

Residency Hospital

UCLA school of Medicine

Fellowship Hospital

UCLA school of Medicine
University of Kansas Medical Center

Undergraduate Schools

University Of Missouri At Kansas City
6

Languages Spoken by Dr. Cates & Staff

  • English
Healthgrades

10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.

© Copyright 2015 Healthgrades Operating Company, Inc. Patent US Nos. 7,752,060 and 8,719,052. All Rights Reserved. 
Third Party materials included herein protected under copyright law.

Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.