Dr. Kathy Chism, MD

Dr. Kathy Chism, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Kathy Chism, MD is a family medicine specialist in Powell, TN and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med in 1997 and specializes in family medicine.

201 E Emory Rd Ste 200

Powell, TN 37849

Contact Information

(865) 938-3627

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Chism's Experience

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

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

109  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

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.


  • Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chism has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chism's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chism to family and friends
15 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Chism's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Chism is directly responsible for my making lifestyle changes that have greatly benefited my health and well-being. She is thorough, courteous, and attentive. I'm often in the exam room before I've finished the paperwork, so wait times have never been an issue.
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Dr. Chism and her super rude nurse, Faith, like to give people trying to become foster parents a hard time about the paper work they need signed. If I could leave zero stars I would. I don't recommend this doctor at all.
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Has her own agenda. Frivolous testing, makes you schedule an appointment for EVERYTHING, even receiving test results. Refuses to have nurse give results over the phone. I called and wanted to change my birth control after being on it 6 months. She made me schedule an appointment, told me to "suck...more
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Dr. Chism is very thorough. She caught a problem with my lab work that was done at a previous doctor's office that was overlooked.
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Rude. Demeaning. Requested me to make another appointment for a second question I had during an initial appointment. Argumentative over symptoms I mentioned and said couldn't be true. She told me at my age I needed to write things down because I didn't remember where I had lab work done once. ...more
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