Dr. Ronald Cates, MD

Dr. Ronald Cates, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Ronald Cates, MD is a family medicine specialist in Athens, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 1982 and specializes in family medicine.

704 S Palestine St

Athens, TX 75751

Contact Information

(903) 675-1717

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Cates' Experience

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Dr. Cates' 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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cates does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Usaf Reg Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Usaf Reg Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Sleep Med Assocs
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cates has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cates' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cates to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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Dr. Cates' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My experience with Dr. Cates was very unfavorable. I spent nearly a year getting billing errors repeatedly corrected. Finally this practice replaced staff after months of incorrect billing. When I decided to buy my medical equipment elsewhere, this practice repeatedly refused to send my medical...more
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