Dr. Calvin Bell, MD

Dr. Calvin Bell, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Calvin Bell, MD is a cardiology specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiology.

1720 Gunbarrel Rd Ste 300

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Contact Information

(423) 894-1977

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 78% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
normal
more than 77% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Bell does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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

  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bell has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bell to family and friends
2.7
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Bell's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Ooltewah, TN
Egotistic. Delayed treatment based on pride not test results/knowledge. Didn't take my symptoms seriously. Changed doctors.
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in Chattanooga, TN
Lack of communication from dr bell's office.
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in Chattanooga, TN
Dr. Bell's is an ok doctor but is staff is lacking. I have waited on lab results for a month. I called and the receptionist told me they were busy. It is sad when the staff is to busy to take care of the patients they have. I see a cardiologist for a reason.....it would be nice if they would at...more
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in Chattanooga, TN
I had a very bad experiance. Dr Bell would not slow downlong enough to let me ask any questions, I never felt like they were treating me like a patient just an insurance form. I had to call the office, they never called me. the nurse wad curt and sharp. It sounded like she was inconvieniced...more
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