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Internist, Rheumatologist
47 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (43)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Don Cheatum is Average. Dr. Cheatum has been reviewed by 78 patients who have provided 43 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
Promptness 2.3
Courteous Staff 2.4
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
Bedside Manner 2.7
Spends Time with Me 3.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Don Cheatum, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Education & Awards

Dr. Cheatum graduated from Washington University at St. Louis, Saint Louis.


Dr. Cheatum has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Baylor University Medical Center 
  • Harris Methodist H E B 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Don Elwood Cheatum MD is a male Internist, has 47 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. Don E. Cheatum practice?
Dr. Don Cheatum has 2 office locations.
Dr. Don Cheatum practices Internal Medicine and Rheumatology near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Internists and Dallas Rheumatologists.