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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 69

3939 Central Pike Ste 100
Hermitage, TN 37076
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Hospital Quality

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Tristar Summit Medical Center
5655 First Boulevard
Hermitage, TN 37076

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Summit Primary Care
Summit Primary Care
3939 Central Pike Ste 100
Hermitage, TN 37076
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    Dr. Gaston Jr.'s Experience

    Dr. Gaston Jr.'s Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    • Allergy Testing
    • Audiometry
    • Birth Control
    • CDL Physical Examination
    • Chronic Pain Management
    • Diagnostic Testing
    • Echocardiogram Interpretation
    • Echocardiography
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Gait Analysis
    • Gynecological Examination
    • Health Screening
    • Injection
    • Mole Removal
    • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
    • Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • Pulmonary Function Tests
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Routine General Exams
    • Vaccination
    • Vision Screening
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    • Abscess
    • Addiction
    • Allergies
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Asthma in Children
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
    • Back Pain
    • Bronchitis
    • Bunion
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Diseases
    • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    • Chronic Groin Pain
    • Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Dementia
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Disease of Eye
    • Dizziness
    • Drug Abuse
    • Ear Disorders
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Emphysema
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    • Endocrine Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Eye Infections
    • Fecal Incontinence
    • Female Urinary Stress Incontinence
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot and Ankle Injuries
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Headache
    • Heel Spur
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hormone Imbalance
    • Hypertension
    • Incontinence
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Intestinal Diseases
    • Kidney Disease
    • Knee Injuries
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Menopause
    • Mental Retarded
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Neck Pain
    • Nerve Injury
    • Numbness
    • Osteoporosis
    • Panic Disorder
    • Panic Disorder With Agorapobia
    • Panic Disorder Without Agorapobia
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Pediatric Allergies
    • Pediatric Chronic Infection
    • Pediatric Pulmonary Disease
    • Pelvic Pain
    • Peripheral Artery Disease
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Podalgia
    • Premenstrual Syndrome
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Sebaceous Cysts
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Sinus Problems
    • Skin Disorders
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Tingling Sensation
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • Failure to keep adequate medical records  (3/18/2015)
    • Action Taken: Reprimand
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Tennessee

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1972

    Internship Hospital

    City Of Memphis Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Tennessee
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gaston Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Gaston Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Gaston Jr.

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gaston Jr. to family and friends

    20 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Gaston Jr.'s Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    19 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    20 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    20 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 18 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Gaston Jr.
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    20 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    20 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    20 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    20 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Gaston Jr. accepting new patients?

    • No.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicaid of Kentucky
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • NovaNet
    • Private HealthCare Systems
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    • Signature Health Alliance
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Summit Primary Care
    3939 Central Pike Ste 100
    Hermitage, TN 37076
    (615) 883-2331 (Office)
    (615) 391-1785 (Fax)
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