Dr. George Cheeseman, MD

Dr. George Cheeseman, MD

Family MedicineMale

Accepting new patients

Dr. George Cheeseman, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Riverview, FL. He is affiliated with medical facilities South Bay Hospital and Brandon Regional Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cheeseman to book an appointment.

Locations

Florida Medical Clinic

Florida Medical Clinic7229 US HIGHWAY 301 S Riverview, FL 33578
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

Dr. Cheeseman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cheeseman

4.1

Based on 53 ratings

5 Stars
75.47169811320755%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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I would proudly recommend Dr. Cheeseman to anyone needing or inquiring about a great doctor. He has been my PCP for over 9 years. I have total confidence in his advice and and recommendations. Dr. Cheeseman and his nurse, Perla, my a great team.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Robert Scott – Jul 23, 2021
Robert, thank you so much for sharing your...Read More
Dr Cheeseman is always thorough and informative. I leave his office with all questions answered and confident that I’m well taken care of.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jul 23, 2021
Thank you so much for this great review of Dr....Read More
Dr Cheeseman is a wonderful primary physician. I would recommend this facility to others.
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Lisa Eichert – Jul 06, 2021
Lisa, thank you for sharing your great feedback...Read More
I cannot thank Dr. Cheeseman enough for the care he gives both my parents. He listens to not only their concerns but also any concerns we as their children have. He at all times has been very professional, timely & helpful. When specialists have failed to find a solution, Dr. Cheeseman has stepped up & has taken the initiative to help us figure things out.
What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Stephanie M. – Jun 24, 2021
Stephanie, thank you for the great testimony for...Read More
My wife and I are absolutely blessed to have found Dr. Cheeseman 13yrs ago. We refuse to change providers. It’s hard to find a doctor who has the passion for the care they provide for their patients. I highly recommend him to anyone looking for a PCP who will go beyond & above. His communication with his patients & the patients family is without a doubt the best.
What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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David M. – Jun 24, 2021
David, we're so happy to hear about your...Read More
My husband & I have been with Dr. Cheeseman for 13yrs now. We have always been able to talk to him, & he has always shown he truly cares for his patients well being. He gives you the chance to ask questions, & not feel rushed as he takes his time to ensure all questions have been answered. He is a doctor at heart & has great passion for the patients he cares for.
What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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Sonia M. – Jun 24, 2021
Sonia, we're very happy to hear about your...Read More
I recommend is very professional and very good doctor
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jun 15, 2021
Thank you for the 5-star review and...Read More
Quick friendly n knowledgeable staff
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Nacho (Ignacio Avila) – Jun 11, 2021
This is exactly what we love to hear, thank you...Read More
I have been going to doctor cheeseman for many years. He is a great doctor and is very thorough. Takes a time to listen to you and address any concerns that you may have. I have been very happy with his care!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Kara Prifti – Jun 07, 2021
Kara, we're thrilled to hear you are happy with...Read More
I trust Dr Cheeseman is give me accurate medical information tailored to my needs and situation. He is a doctor I feel comfortable discussing my medical condition and who answers my questions and concerns without making me feel that I am wasting his time. Although there are doctor’s offices closer to my home I prefer to drive farther in order to see Dr Cheeseman.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jun 04, 2021
We're so happy to hear your experience with Dr....Read More
normal 6 month visit after bloodwork
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May 29, 2021
Dr. Cheeseman has been my primary care physician since 2006 and had done a great job in helping me treat my hypertension. Dr. Cheeseman has done so with friendliness and openness to listen to me about my condition.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
What could be improved
No results
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R. Kriete – May 27, 2021
Thank you for sharing this! We're so glad that...Read More
Dr Cheeseman is an excellent doctor. He listens to anything you say. Never have to wait long to see him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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May 26, 2021
We're so glad to hear you found your care and...Read More
Dr. Cheeseman is a professional and knowledagble physician. Easy going. Easy to talk to. Spends time with his patient's. I would highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Desiree Watson – May 25, 2021
Desiree, we appreciate your positive feedback and...Read More
As always, a friendly visit with Dr. Cheeseman. He and his staff are always pleasant and I always trust that I am being well taken care of.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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May 21, 2021
We're so glad to hear about your great experience...Read More
He is very knowledgeable and is very attentive to what's going on with me. I don't have any complaints.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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May 21, 2021
Thank you for the 5-star review! We're thrilled...Read More
he is friendly, follows up each visit to be sure he is up-to-date on what is happening with me, follows up on labs, recommends what I should do differently
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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May 20, 2021
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Dr Cheeseman is good and very accommodating. And takes care of his patients well.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
What could be improved
No results
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Evan – May 19, 2021
Evan, thank you for taking the time to share your...Read More
Dr. Cheeseman is courteous and knowledgeable. He stays up to date with current trends and his office is very efficient. I never wait too long to be seen.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mike V – May 14, 2021
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Cheeseman is a very good doctor is very detailed at helping me to good health.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Peter T Nelson – May 09, 2021
Peter, we aim to provide comprehensive care,...Read More

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Dr. Cheeseman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acidosis
  • Acne
  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Administrative Physical
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Balanitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Bronchitis
  • Bunion
  • Burn Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer Screening
  • Canker Sore
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Dermatitis
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Skin
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Dyslexia Assessment
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Echocardiography
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Screening
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Folliculitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Health Screening
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • HIV Screening
  • Hives
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Hydrocele
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impairment Rating Evaluation
  • Impetigo
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Independent Educational Evaluation
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mammography
  • Mastodynia
  • McMurray's Test
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Motion Sickness
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Orchitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patch Testing
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phimosis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pre-Operative Evaluation
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Prostatitis
  • Proteinuria
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Spinal and Postural Screening
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • STD Screening
  • Strep Test
  • Stye
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Swine Flu
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urine Pregnancy Test
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheelchair Evaluation
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Yeast Infections

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(813) 588-8089

Dr. Cheeseman accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Family Medical Care of Riverview is a family practice that provides comprehensive health care for individuals and families. Family medicine recognizes...Read more

Biography

Dr. Cheeseman was born and raised in Puerto Rico, where he also completed his Medical Education. Prior to moving to Florida in 2003, Dr. Cheeseman lived...Read more

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Languages

  • English
  • Creole
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. George Cheeseman, MD?

Call (813) 588-8089 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. George Cheeseman, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Cheeseman has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. George Cheeseman, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. George Cheeseman, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Cheeseman's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. George Cheeseman, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. George Cheeseman, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Cheeseman frequently treats Overweight, Obesity, and Dyslipidemia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Cheeseman treats.

Where is Dr. George Cheeseman, MD's office located?

Dr. Cheeseman's office is located at 7229 US HIGHWAY 301 S, Riverview, FL 33578. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. George Cheeseman, MD speak?

Dr. Cheeseman speaks Spanish, Creole, and Greek. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Cheeseman is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

South Bay Hospital

Sun City Center, FL

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Brandon Regional Hospital

Brandon, FL

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)