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About Dr. Thomas Cate

Dr. Thomas Cate, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX. He has 54 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. Dr. Cate is affiliated with Ben Taub General Hospital. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

2015 Thomas St
Houston, TX 77009
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Specialties

Dr. Thomas Cate has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • Infectious Disease

    An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.
    Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.
    Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.

  • Expertise

    3 Expertise

  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • HIV Infections
  • Hepatitis C

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Ben Taub General Hospital
  • Education

    54 Years Experience

  • Vanderbilt University

    Graduated in 1959

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Thomas Cate accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

2015 Thomas St, Houston, TX
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