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Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • BCBS Tennessee
  • Coventry Health Care
  • United Healthcare
  • First Health
  • BCBS Blue Card

Specialties

2 specialties

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Pediatric Cardiology

    Pediatric cardiologists are pediatricians with additional, specialized, training in the heart health of your children. When infants are born with congenital heart disease or abnormal hearts, pediatric cardiologists get involved as soon as possible — sometimes before the child is even born.
    Through specific testing, they can diagnose the problem and care for the child throughout their treatment, which could range from medication to surgery and transplants. Other heart conditions they treat include arrhythmias, heart murmurs, holes in the heart and viral infections that affect blood flow.

Ratings & Comments

4 ratings with 1 comment

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Childrens Hearts when asked is good. Childrens Hearts has been reviewed by 4 patients. The rating is 3.4 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Childrens Hearts as provided by patient reviews is 5 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Childrens Hearts is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Nashville General Hospital At Meharry Nashville, TN 37208
  • Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital Murfreesboro, TN 37129
  • Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital Nashville, TN 37236
  • TriStar Summit Medical Center Hermitage, TN 37076
  • TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center Nashville, TN 37211
  • TriStar Centennial Medical Center Nashville, TN 37203
  • Baptist Hospital Nashville, TN 37236
  • Centennial Medical Center Nashville, TN 37203
  • Centennial Medical Center Of Ashland Cit Ashland City, TN 37015
  • Harton Regional Med Center Tullahoma, TN 37388
  • Hickman Community Health Services Centerville, TN 37033
  • Middle Tennessee Medical Center Inc Murfreesboro, TN 37130
  • Parthenon Pavilion at Centennial Medical Center Nashville, TN 37203
  • Southern Hills Medical Center Nashville, TN 37211
  • St Thomas Hospital Nashville, TN 37202
  • Summit Medical Center Hermitage, TN 37076
  • Tennessee Christian Medical Center Madison, TN 37115
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital Nashville, TN 37232
  • Education

    Affiliated doctor has gone to the following school

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Childrens Hearts is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Nashville, TN.

  • Plastic Surgery Affiliates Inc

    Group Practice

    Nashville, TN

  • CMW Internal Medicine

    Group Practice

    Nashville, TN

  • Midtown Urology Clinic PC

    Group Practice

    Nashville, TN

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.