Dr. Joseph C. Gathe, MD

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Dr. Joseph C. Gathe, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine | Male

Joseph C Gathe Jr MD 4900 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77004 Get Directions
(713) 522-2273

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Dr. Gathe specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine and practices in Houston, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Infectious Diseasenull
  • Internal Medicinenull
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Nice man. Honest and not like most of them who run behind money.He is very helpful and understanding.
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      Dr. GATHE excellent health care provider
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      Incredible Doctor best bedside manner in business. Thorough and thoughtful Not just an excellent clinician but a wonderful human being. 100% trust in this man
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      Specialties

      • Infectious Disease Medicine

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      • General Surgery
      • Infectious Disease
      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • AIDS
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anal Fissure
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Benign Tumor
      • Biliary Atresia
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breast Lump
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophageal Varices
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hidradenitis
      • Hyperparathyroidism
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Rib Fracture
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Second-Degree Burns
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thrombosis
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Varicose Veins
      • Vascular Disease

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        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Baylor University

        Graduated in 1981

      • Internship Hospital
        St Lukes Affil Hosps/Baylor

        Completed in 1982

      • Residency Hospital
        Baylor Affil Hosps

        Completed in 1984

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Meth Hospital Baylor College

        Completed in 1986

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
      • Board certified in General Surgery, Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Gathe's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Gathe

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients