Dr. Edward Cattau Jr, MD

Dr. Edward Cattau Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Edward Cattau Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Germantown, TN and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

8000 Wolf River Blvd Ste 200

Germantown, TN 38138

Contact Information

(901) 747-3630

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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Dr. Cattau Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cattau Jr treats Abdominal Pain more than 100% of his peers

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

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cattau Jr treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cattau Jr treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Cattau Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Bile Duct Surgery
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Drainage
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Colorectal Polyp
Common Bile Duct Stone
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticular Diseases
Diverticulitis
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
ERCP With Spincterotomy
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal pH Monitoring
Esophageal Stenting
Esophageal Stricture
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Incontinence
Gallbladder Diseases
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastresophageal Reflux-Related Chronic Cough
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoid Banding
Hemorrhoid Treatment
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Pyloric Stenosis
Radiofrequency Ablation
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our goal is to deliver the highest quality, most cost-effective gastroenterology care in a safe and comfortable environment, using state-of-the-art medical technology. We consider it a privelege and a bleesing to participate in the healthcare of t...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1981
    National Naval Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1981
  • 1979
    Naval Regl Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1977
    Naval Regl Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1976
  • 1971
    University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School
    1971

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Career Development Award, 1989
  • American of Gastroenterology Board of Governors Service Award, 2006,2007
  • American College of Gastroenterology Freshman Governors Award, 2005
  • Navy Commendation Medal for care of President Ronald Reagan, 1986
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians, 1981
  • Fellow, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 2008
  • Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology, 1983

Media & Publications

  • Book Chapters, Editorials and Review Articles-23,
  • Colon Cancer Screening,
  • Original Scientific Articles- 71,
  • Scientific Abstracts- 105,
  • Multiple,
  • Multiple,

Dr. Cattau Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cattau Jr

4.4

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
81.57894736842105%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
10.526315789473685%
(4)

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Writing this for my elderly family member. After years of suffering with a daily GI problem, Dr. Cattau was the only doctor who correctly diagnosed the patient’s condition and prescribed successful treatment. Patient had consulted several respected physicians including 2 other GI doctors who all...Read More
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Best in Memphis - 5 weeks wait - three minutes with him - pitiful - don't waste your time .
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Very helpful and eased my anxiety , which I appreciated so much. He took time to answer my questions, and he was thorough in his answers.
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Aetna HMO
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Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Carelink PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Guardian
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
United Healthcare

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