Dr. Ronald C. Cate, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 67

2410 Patterson St Suite 210
Nashville, TN 37203
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Dr. Cate's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications


  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
  • Allergy Testing
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Head & Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aids
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Vision Screening
  • Allergies
  • Dizziness
  • Ear Disorders
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Sinus Problems
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Snoring
  • Voice Disorders

Background Check for Dr. Cate

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action

  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs  (9/30/2013)
  • Action Taken: Fine
  • Summary: Ronald C Cate MD: License # 8442: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician allegedly engaged in unprofessional conduct; dispensing, prescribing or otherwise distributing any controlled substance or any other drug not in the course of his professional practice; and failure to adhere to the law establishing duty to create and maintain medical records on patients. ACTION TAKEN: The Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s Tennessee license with terms; assessed a $1,000.00 Civil PENALTY, plus costs not to exceed $1,500.00.
  • State: Tennessee

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1973

Internship Hospital

City Of Memphis Hospital

Residency Hospital

Baptist Memorial Hospital

Languages Spoken by Dr. Cate & Staff

  • English
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