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Dr. Donald Patterson, MD

Internal Medicine*
4.5 (143)
Map Pin Small Franklin, TN
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Donald Patterson, MD

Dr. Donald Patterson, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Franklin, TN. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham and is affiliated with Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center. Dr. Patterson, completed a residency at University Tenn - Bapt Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Patterson an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Patterson works at Practice in Franklin, TN with other offices in Nolensville, TN, Thompsons Station, TN, Murfreesboro, TN and Smyrna, TN. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Patterson's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    4323 Carothers Pkwy Ste 505, Franklin, TN 37067 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 435-7780
  2. 2
    Williamson Health Family Medicine - Nolensville
    7216 Nolensville Rd Ste 200, Nolensville, TN 37135 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 791-2300
  3. 3
    And Internal Medicine - Thompson's Station
    1106 Elliston Way Ste 101, Thompsons Station, TN 37179 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 791-8581
  4. 4
    Office
    2706 Old Stone Pkwy Ste E, Murfreesboro, TN 37128 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 893-1230
  5. 5
    StoneCrest Family Physicians
    300 Stonecrest Blvd Ste 110, Smyrna, TN 37167 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 223-9233

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  • Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Internal Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1053306175
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University Tenn - Bapt Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • University Tenn
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
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