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About Dr. Gary R Mcdonald

Dr. Gary R Mcdonald, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Nashville, TN. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Mcdonald has received 5 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

25 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gary R Mcdonald is Excellent. Dr. Gary R Mcdonald has been rated by 25 patients. From those 25 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Gary R Mcdonald is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Saint Thomas Medical Group

4230 Harding Pike Ste 400
Nashville, TN 37205
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Specialties

Dr. Gary R Mcdonald has the following 1 specialty

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Gary R Mcdonald has the following 6 expertise

  • Physical
  • Vaccination
  • Immunization
  • Heartburn
  • Check-up
  • Weight Loss

Reviews

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Five Stars

the best doctor i find in my 61yrs life

Wait time
15.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars

none better!

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5.0 minutes
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Five Stars

Dr. McDonald is what we all want in a personal physician. He is smart, thorough, takes time with you as if you are his only patient. I have never waited more than 10 minutes for him and he actually cares about his patients. A rare breed indeed! I would definitely recommend him to anyone.

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10.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Accurate Diagnosis
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He is THE BEST!!!!

I am very blessed to have such a GREAT DOCTOR!!!JCNashville

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10.0 minutes
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Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
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Five Stars

of all the doctors i see, their are none better. Has always given me the best and most accurate advice. Just a great doctorand cares about his patients.

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office

  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Gary R Mcdonald accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee
    • BCBS TN Blue Network E
    • BCBS TN Blue Network S
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry PPO - TN
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Saint Thomas Medical Group, 4230 Harding Pike Ste 400, Nashville, TN
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