Dr. Jack Cates II, MD

Dr. Jack Cates II, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Jack Cates II, MD is a dermatologist in Hot Springs National Park, AR and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med in 1970 and specializes in dermatology.

1710 Malvern Ave

Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901

Contact Information

(501) 624-3376

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 96% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

53  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Paracentesis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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.


  • Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Neb Meth Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Nebr Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cates II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cates II' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cates II to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cates II' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Cates was wonderful. He was very professional, courteous, and quite confident in all that he was doing. He made me feel very at ease and the entire procedure was over with before I knew it began. I simply wish that my regular medical doctor was as efficient and competent as Dr. Cates. His...more
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The first time I went in was for myself & it went well. He was straight & to the point, but no issues. The second was for my 11 year old son with a very small area on his neck. The nurse seemed to diagnose my child, he did not even speak to him & reassure him he would be okay, instead he walks in...more
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I will be contacting Medicare's QI Department! I'm not going to argue with you and This is not a teaching session he said. Office and staff don't really matter when the doctor, himself, makes the WORST impression! I am an RN and I have NEVER experienced a doctor so RUDE, NEGATIVE,...more
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