Dr. Pat Whitworth Jr, MD

Dr. Pat Whitworth Jr, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Pat Whitworth Jr, MD is a breast surgical oncology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from UNIV OF TN HLTH SCI CTR in 1983 and specializes in breast surgical oncology and breast surgery.

300 20th Ave N Ste 401

Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
normal
more than 46% of peers

Dr. Whitworth Jr'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.

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

18  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Mastectomy

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

  • University Of Tennessee
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • UNIV OF TN HLTH SCI CTR
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Univ of Tex MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Univ of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whitworth Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitworth Jr's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitworth Jr to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Whitworth Jr'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

While I know Dr Whitworth is an excellent physician, his nursing staff was less than helpful, and I had to wait nearly two hours each visit before even seeing Dr Whitworth. Sounds like that is standard practice, which would have been helpful information before booking an appointment.
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The day I got my pathology report from surgery, I waited for over an hour to see him and found out from talking to other women waiting in the lobby that he was at least triple booked at my appointment time. Got 15 minutes of his time after waiting that long. He only seemed interested in rushing...more
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Wonderful, caring, doctor and staff. Answers all a patients questions and explains procedures and plans of action in easy to understand terms. Truly a compassionate caring person.
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He is very knowledgeable about what he does. Very trustworthy and explains everything in depth.
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He explains very well and me know he very concerned.
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