Dr. Timothy Kreth, MD

Dr. Timothy Kreth, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Timothy Kreth, MD is a cardiology specialist in Hermitage, TN and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University of Arkansas and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

5045 Old Hickory Blvd Ste 200

Hermitage, TN 37076

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Kreth'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

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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5  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 Dallas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University of Arkansas
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of Tennessee Affiliated Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kreth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kreth's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kreth to family and friends
31 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kreth'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Dr. Kreth puts one at ease with his mannerisms and knowledge. Dr. Kreth also takes time to listen to one's concerns and does not readily dismiss them. I would highly recommend Dr. Kreth to anyone looking for a cardiologist. Pam Jones
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Highly likely to recommend Dr. Kreth
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Strongly recommend Dr.. Kreth.. He is thorough and spends time to answer any questions or concerns. The entire staff is helpful and friendly.
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Dr. Kreth has been my cardiologist since April of 2008, and I trust him. He is an excellent Doctor, and I have had excellent care. Dr. Kreth has always been very professional, and is very kind. My being a retired Senior, that was important to me. He always has time for any questions I may have...more
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I had a great experience with Dr Kreth. I am comfortable with him - he's thorough and genuinely seems interested in my health
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