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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male

4601 Carothers Pkwy Ste 215
Franklin, TN 37067
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Dr. Cate's Experience

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
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  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Testing
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aid
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vision Screening
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  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Cancer
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Laryngitis
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Postnasal Drip
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  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Sinus Problems
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Snoring
  • Tinnitus
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Voice Disorders
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Background Check for Dr. Cate

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
  • 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
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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
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Cate & Staff

  • English
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