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Dr. James Yates, MD

Dr. James Yates, MD

Age 82 Cardiology M
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Dr. James Yates, MD is a cardiology specialist in Knoxville, TN. Dr. Yates completed a residency at University of Michigan Hospitals. He currently practices at Cherokee Health Systems and is affiliated with University of Tennessee Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Yates is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.


  • University of Michigan Hospitals, Fellowship Hospital — 1972
  • University of Michigan Hospitals, Residency Hospital — 1968
  • University of Michigan Hospitals, Internship Hospital — 1965
  • University of Michigan Medical School, Medical School — 1964

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  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • MultiPlan

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  1. Cherokee Health Systems

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      Cherokee Health Pharmacy
      2018 Western Ave, Knoxville, TN 37921 Existing Patients: (865) 544-0406

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my favorite doctor. He is caring, compassionate, and very good at looking at a person as a whole. Excellent traditional doctor. I never feel like a pit stop on his way to another patient.
— Feb 28, 2021
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Dr. Yates frequently treats Cardiovascular Stress Test, Tilt Table Testing, and Stress Test.  

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  • University of Tennessee Medical Center