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About Dr. David R Childress

Dr. David R Childress, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Athens, TN, with other offices in Athens, TN and Athens, TN . He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Childress is affiliated with Starr Regional Medical Center Athens. Dr. Childress has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David R Childress is Good. Dr. David R Childress has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. David R Childress is 3.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Athens Family Practice

711 Cook Dr Ste 100
Athens, TN 37303
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David Ryan Childress Md

1000 Woodward Ave
Athens, TN 37303
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David Ryan Childress Md

109 Elk St
Athens, TN 37303
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Specialties

Dr. David R Childress has the following 1 specialty

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Expertise

    7 Expertise

  • Family Planning
  • Contraception
  • Check-up
  • Weight Loss
  • Influenza
  • Immunization
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)

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Reviews

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I have been seeing him for 4 years ,the waiting to be call at your appointment time has become a joke.Wait time is about 3 hours I know Doctors have emegency but this is every time I go,

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56 minutes
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One Star

He did not call my prescription in and his nurse does not return calls

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Two Stars

Dr. Childress is competent, but visiting his office is an ordeal.

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60.0 minutes
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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1997

  • John Peter Smith Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. David R Childress accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
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    Dr. David R Childress is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Athens, TN.