Dr. Alexander Chalko III, MD

Dr. Alexander Chalko III, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(34)
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Dr. Alexander Chalko III, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Hermitage, TN. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

5653 Frist Blvd Ste 740

Hermitage, TN 37076

Contact Information

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)
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Anxiety
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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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
11

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
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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.

Education

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • UNIV OF VA SCH OF MED HLTH SYS
    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
3.7
based on 34 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Chalko III's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Antioch, TN |
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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in Mount Juliet |
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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Antioch, TN |
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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in Nashville, TN |
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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in Nashville, TN |
Dr. Chalko is one of the most unprofessional people I've ever encountered. He canceled my appointment with less than an hour to spare and for absolutely no good reason. He doesn't belong practicing medicine, especially when dealing with people who are dealing with mental instability.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chalko III accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Magellan Health Services
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • PHCS
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Chalko III has admitting privileges

Williamson Medical Center
4321 Carothers Pkwy
Franklin, TN 37067
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