Browse Health
Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Specialist
18 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(10)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas Bates is Excellent. Dr. Bates has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Thomas Bates, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Bates graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Bates has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Carteret County Gen Hospital 
  • Carteret General Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish

> > > > Dr. Thomas Bates, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Gary Wertman

Orthopaedic Surgery
Morehead City, NC

Dr. Juozas Zavadzkas

Surgery
10 years experience
Morehead City, NC

Dr. John Johnson

Surgery
16 years experience
Morehead City, NC

Dr. Dean Marson

Surgery
18 years experience
Morehead City, NC

Dr. Ashraf Guirgues

Orthopaedic Surgery
13 years experience
Morehead City, NC

Dr. Philip Bates

Surgery
25 years experience
Morehead City, NC
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Thomas Edward Bates MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Thomas E. Bates practice?
Dr. Thomas Bates has 1 office location.
Dr. Thomas Bates practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Morehead City, NC.
See Morehead City Surgeons.