Dr. Timothy A. Crater, MD

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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 48

2101 N Waldron St
Hutchinson, KS 67502
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Dr. Crater's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Hutchinson Regional Medical Center
1701 East 23rd Avenue
Hutchinson, KS 67502

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Crater

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8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Hutchinson Clinic, PA
Hutchinson Clinic P.A.
2101 N Waldron St
Hutchinson, KS 67502
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    Dr. Crater's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Crater's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Immunizations
    • Pap Smear
    • Physical Examination
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccinations
    2
    • Anemia
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Injuries
    • Obesity
    • Osteoporosis
    • Sleep Apnea
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    Background Check for Dr. Crater

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.
    • 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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Alpha Omega Alpha, 1998
    • Phi Beta Kappa, 1989
    • Fellow- American College of Physicians, 2005
    • Combat, June 2003
    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Alabama At Birmingham-Internal Medicine
    Complete in 1999

    Undergraduate Schools

    Wake Forest University
    Graduated in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Crater & 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. Crater's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center where Dr. Crater has admitting privileges:

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    • Hutchinson Regional Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Crater

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Crater to family and friends

    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Crater's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 9 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Crater
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Crater accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • GEHA
    • Health Alliance
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Old Surety Life Insurance CompanyMedicare
    • Thrivent Financial
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    • United Healthcare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    Hutchinson Clinic, PA
    Hutchinson Clinic P.A.
    2101 N Waldron St
    Hutchinson, KS 67502
    (620) 694-4225 (Office)
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