Dr. Edward Cattau Jr, MD

Dr. Edward Cattau Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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
  • 2 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Cattau Jr

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cattau Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Cattau Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cattau Jr "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 those who have put their trust in us. Our team strives to give our patients the personal attention they desire. We listen to your concerns and try to allay any anxiety. One hallmark of our group is a passion for continued improvement in the care we give. ."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

81  Conditions Treated

Read Less

19  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bile Duct Surgery
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation

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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • 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,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Cattau Jr does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Cattau Jr and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Cattau Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cattau Jr


Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Cattau Jr?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Cattau Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Edward Cattau Jr, MD
Best in Memphis - 5 weeks wait - three minutes with him - pitiful - don't waste your time .
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option4
thumbs down icon option
Germantown, TN – Feb 24, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Edward Cattau Jr, MD?
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.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option5
thumbs down icon option1
Feb 02, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Edward Cattau Jr, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Cattau Jr?