Dr. Jen-Tzer Gau, MD

Dr. Jen-Tzer Gau, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Jen-Tzer Gau, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Athens, OH and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from China Medical College in 1990 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

24 W Green Dr

Athens, OH 45701

Contact Information

(740) 592-2702

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Painful Urination (Dysuria)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
very high
more than 94% of peers
Fever
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Gau'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.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

173  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • China Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Mich Health Sys
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gau's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gau to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Gau'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I am a retired RN who lives in Florida and my parents are patients of Dr Gau. I have never known of a physician who takes more personal interest in his patients. Dr Gau gives sufficient time to ensure his patients needs and concerns are addressed and makes solid medical decisions regarding care. Dr...more
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