Dr. Donald Hetzel, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(20)
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Dr. Donald Hetzel, MD
Dr. Donald Hetzel, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Chattanooga, TN. He is 60 years old. Dr. Hetzel is affiliated with Parkridge Medical Center, Memorial Hospital and Hutcheson Medical Center.

Digestive Health Associates, PC

2515 Desales Ave Ste 206

Chattanooga, TN 37404

Contact Information

(423) 698-8101

Dr. Donald Hetzel, MD

Dr. Donald Hetzel, MD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • American General
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • One Health
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • 2 More

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Dr. Hetzel's Experience

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Dr. Hetzel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Gastroenterology
  • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
78

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Naval Medical Center, San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Univ. Of Calif.-San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hetzel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hetzel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hetzel to family and friends
3.3
based on 20 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Hetzel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Cleveland, TN |
Dr. Hetzel is a wonderful dr and person. He takes time to listen and answer questions. He is a very caring doctor and will do whatever is needed to find out what is wrong with his patients. I would and do recommend Dr Hetzel to anyone that is looking for a good doctor.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hetzel accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Choice PPO
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • American General
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card
    Network P
    Network S
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
    Choice Care
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • One Health
    One Health HMO
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Signature Health Alliance
  • Tricare
    Standard
    Tricare South

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Hospitals where Dr. Hetzel has admitting privileges

Hutcheson Medical Center
100 Gross Crescent Cir
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
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Parkridge Medical Center
2333 McCallie Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
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Memorial Hospital
2525 Desales Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
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