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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 61

6740 Lee Hwy
Chattanooga, TN 37421
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Hospital Quality

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Memorial Hospital
2525 Desales Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Erlanger Medical Center
975 East 3rd Street
Chattanooga, TN 37403

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Accepting new patients?

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Sentef Medical Centers
6740 Lee Hwy
Chattanooga, TN 37421
Sentef Medical Center
Sentef Medical Center
513 Benjamin Way Ste 200
Dalton, GA 30721
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    Dr. Sentef Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Sentef Jr.

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

    0 Sanctions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine

    Residency Hospital

    Jackson Madison Co Gen Hsp
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sentef Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • German
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Sentef Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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      Memorial Hospital

    • Erlanger Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sentef Jr.

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    16 responses
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    15 responses
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    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Sentef Jr.
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
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    Office Locations

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    Sentef Medical Centers
    6740 Lee Hwy
    Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (423) 553-9394 (Office)
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    Sentef Medical Center
    513 Benjamin Way Ste 200
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 217-1795 (Office)
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