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About Dr. Cathy M Chapman

Dr. Cathy M Chapman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Cordova, TN. She has 30 years of experience. Her specialties include Rheumatology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Chapman is affiliated with Baptist Memorial Hospital Tipton. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

57 Ratings with 22 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Cathy M Chapman is Good. Dr. Cathy M Chapman has been rated by 57 patients. From those 57 patients 22 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Cathy M Chapman is 3.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Rheumatology And Dermatology Associates Pc

8143 Walnut Grove Rd
Cordova, TN 38018
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Specialties

Dr. Cathy M Chapman has the following 2 specialties

  • Rheumatology

    A rheumatologist is a physician who has received extensive training in diagnosing and treating rheumatic conditions. Rheumatic conditions involve the joints, soft tissues, autoimmune system, vascular system, and connective tissues.
    Some of the conditions that rheumatologists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, sarcoidosis, vasculitis, and lupus. These are all conditions that involve a lot of pain and make mobility difficult. Rheumatologists use medications, such as analgesics, NSAIDs, steroids, DMARDs, infliximab, and adalimumab, as well as occupational therapy, in order to decrease pain and improve a patient's quality of life.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    10 Expertise

  • Arthritis
  • Tendinitis
  • Gout
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

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Reviews

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The staff is horrible!

The office is staff is VERY rude and this office has had to pay many fines for Medicare fraud

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Five Stars

Don't waste your time. The staff is extremely unprofessional and extremely rude. Lots of $ spent on test, no diagnosis and can barely get my test results. Awful awful awful!

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Rude, cold hearted staff

VERY rude receptionist & manager. Doctor spends more time on computer than with patient. They are STRICTLY about money & NO care for patient at all. I've been overcharged for EACH visit & had to be refunded. Read the other reviews posted. They are not made up. In all my years I've never seen anything like it. Doctors take an oath of God. This doctor & her staff are heartless, inconsiderate, & have no compassion for others. Run & tell your friends to run. There are many more complaints out there. A lot of the patients are elderly & have no way to complain.

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One Star

Staff is not courteous. Only concerned with collecting your money. Does not check HRA/FSA before charging. Dr. does not have much of a bedside manner. More concerned with the computer than me as a patient. When asking questions, nothing is fully explained, just kind of brushed off. Not returning, and would not recommend to anyone!

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One Star

The front desk personnel was very rude on the phone. I never got to see the Dr. because the confused front staff confused my appt. They then said I missed an appt. and charged me a missed appt. fee. I never even saw the Dr. I tried to explain my situation but the rude secretary said he fee would not change. They sent me bill after bill for a missed office visit that was not even my mistake. The secretaries also work for a dermatologist that work at a different location. It is very confusing. Would not recommend just because of the secretarial staff.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Chapman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

  • Michael Reese Hospital Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Cathy M Chapman accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee
    • BCBS TN Blue Network S
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry PPO - TN
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana Memphis PPOx
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Qualchoice
    • Qualchoice Statewide Network
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Rheumatology And Dermatology Associates Pc, 8143 Walnut Grove Rd, Cordova, TN

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