Dr. William Blalock III, MD

Dr. William Blalock III, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. William Blalock III, MD is a cardiology specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in cardiology.

1614 Gunbarrel Rd Ste 101

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Contact Information

(423) 778-5661

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Blalock III'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • 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
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • 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

  • Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • U Texas Med Br
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blalock III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blalock III's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blalock III to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Blalock III'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Blalock is one of the very best! Personable, excellent bedside manner, listens to patient, exceptionally perceptive and intelligent. He is representative of excellence in the cardiology profession.
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I had a very bad experience with him. First of all. I stated when I went in I had another appointment in 2 hours they said I may cut it close. I sat in the waiting room for an hour and 20 minutes before ever being seen. So after visiting the desk the 2nd time, the Dr came and got me. When the...more
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This is a very misleading review. The patient neglected to mention she was told we have significant delays because we are transitioning to a new electronic medical records system. She was not skipped- patients are placed in rooms based on when they are marked as arrived. She doesn't know this, but I often bring patients from the waiting room myself. It gives me a chance to meet them before the visit begins. I was not just sitting at a desk-I was reviewing her records on the computer.

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I have been seeing Dr. Blaylock for several years now. He is an excellent cardiologist and is very thorough.
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