Dr. Ronald Pruitt, MD

Dr. Ronald Pruitt, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Ronald Pruitt, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology.

4230 Harding Pike # 309W

Nashville, TN 37205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Cholelithiasis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Pruitt'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pruitt "Compassionate, Thorough, Up to Date care. Expert in ERCP. Largest regional volume. Referral center for other GI doctors most difficult cases and second opinions. 1st in region for treatment of Barrett's esophagus--largest volume of treated patients in USA."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

83  Conditions Treated

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16  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.

Education

  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pruitt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pruitt's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pruitt to family and friends
39 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Pruitt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I didn't even get as far as a consultation with Dr. Pruitt because his front office was so unhelpful. In what world does a doctor expect to schedule a procedure without offering an out-of-pocket cost estimate? I was told to contact my insurance company. I'll be taking my business elsewhere,...more
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Absolutely cared nothing for his patients. It’s an in and out and don’t ever call my office again!
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Smart doctor and good technician but there are a lot of good technicians. He is late... always late... sometimes HOURS LATE with no apology or reason. I have found another GI doctor
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My mother became his patient in the hospital. She went from there to rehab. The nurse practitioner tried on several occasions to call him for a consult. He never returned her calls. Finally, she scheduled an office visit. We went to the appointment. He was an hour late. He came in there...more
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I can't recommend anyone to this office!! I don't have issue with any staff on a personally level BUT the wait time for results is ridiculous.
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