Dr. Alexander Chalko III, MD

Dr. Alexander Chalko III, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Alexander Chalko III, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Hermitage, TN and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from UNIV OF VA SCH OF MED HLTH SYS in 1978 and specializes in psychiatry.

5653 Frist Blvd Ste 740

Hermitage, TN 37076

Contact Information

(615) 889-9225

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

11  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Georgetown University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Georgetown University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chalko III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chalko III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chalko III to family and friends
35 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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Dr. Chalko III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I have been a patient of Dr Chalko fo atleast 7 years now. I can’t aay enough good things about him! He really listens to you and is very compassionate. I personally have not had good experiences with finding a doctor who REALLY listens. I would recommend Dr Chalko to friends and family. Very...more
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I can't say enough good things about Dr. Chalko. I've had many psychiatrists over the years, and while Dr. Chalko prescribes for me the perfect medications that have helped me immensely and doesn't act as a therapist, I've always felt appreciated, acknowledged and completely cared for by Dr....more
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Dr. Chalko is an awesome doctor. He has been my doctor for nearly 9 years; ever since I moved to Nashville. As a nurse and healthcare manager, I understand what encompasses high quality healthcare. Dr. Chalko provides high quality care and truly listens to you as the patient. The office staff is...more
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I tried to scheduled a return appointment for months to be told they were trying to pull my file from storage. A month later, I call back to check on the status and am told my their office manager that I should seek care elsewhere because it is not "the right fit". I will never return or recommend...more
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My wife drove 45 minutes to her appointment today. She had a voicemail from 2 days prior stating it was a confirmation phone call, there was nothing said about her needing to call back. When she arrived, 30 minutes early, as per what she knew had been requested. They informed her that they...more
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