Dr. James Cato, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(16)
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Dr. James Cato, MD
Dr. James Cato, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Dr. Cato is affiliated with Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital.

2325 Crestmoor Rd

Nashville, TN 37215

Contact Information
Dr. James Cato, MD

Dr. James Cato, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

Heritage Medical Associates' physicians and staff prioritize developing deep personal relationships with patients as a foundation for excellent health care. By offering a full spectrum of primary and specialty care, laboratory, imaging and testing services across Nashville, Green Hills, Franklin and Bellevue we are committed to providing high quality, affordable care in a patient-centered environment. Our individualized and holistic approach to care help patients enjoy happier, healthier lives.
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Dr. Cato's Experience

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

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
19

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Depression
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • School Physicals
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal

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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Nashville Va Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cato has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cato's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cato to family and friends
4.9
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Cato's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Gallatin, TN |
Not only an experienced and highly professional health care physician but someone who actually cares about each patient. Amazing!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cato accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Cato has admitting privileges

Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital
2000 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37236
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