Dr. Don Cheatum, MD

Dr. Don Cheatum, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 79
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Dr. Don Cheatum, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1964 and specializes in rheumatology.

8440 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 430

Dallas, TX 75231

Contact Information

(214) 345-1408

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Cheatum's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cheatum treats Chronic Fatigue Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cheatum treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cheatum treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cheatum treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cheatum treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cheatum treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Don Cheatum, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1964 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1973
    U Tex Sw
    Fellowship Hospital
    1973
  • 1968
    Dallas Va Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1968
  • 1965
    Dallas Va Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1965
  • 1964
    Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1964

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Dr. Cheatum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cheatum

3.5

Based on 55 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
5.454545454545454%
(3)
2 Stars
5.454545454545454%
(3)
1 Star
27.272727272727273%
(15)

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I have been seeing Dr. Cheatum since 2006, at first I wasn't sure about him but I think that is normal for most people. As time went on and my condition reached its all time high, he worked hard at trying to get my pain and swelling under control. We went through several types of meds and quite a...Read More
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Dr. Cheatum is always behind in his appointments. I cannot figure out how he is unable to stay on time because once I am in the exam room with him he barely lets me speak, does not listen to my concerns when I become assertive and has never spent more than five to seven minutes in the room with me....Read More
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I could never get a hold of nurse at all when really needed. The office wait time is long and the nurses all seems careless.
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Though my first appointment was at 3:30AM!!!!!!! Dr Cheatum is by far the most knowledgeable Doctor I have ever known. After 30 years looking for a answer Dr Cheatum and his experience was finally able to connect the dots. I am on chemotherapy now and feeling so much better.
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i just love Dr. Cheatum, MD he's a very very good doctor and reading how one patient left a remark saying that he uses old equipment i personally love the old fashion ways that is the best way now days all this new method way of treating a patient does no work for me. he's a older doctor that know...Read More
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