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Donald Hetzel, MD

Dr. Hetzel is a gastroenterologist in the Chattanooga area. He is affiliated with Parkridge East Hospital and 3 more hospitals.
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74 doctors
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74 doctors
Top 5%
37 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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78 doctors
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78 doctors
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38 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
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12 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more hemorrhoid patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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48 doctors
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47 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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14 doctors
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15 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more benign polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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7 doctors
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7 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more colon polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more hiatal hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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11 doctors
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11 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more diverticulosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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28 doctors
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27 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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56 doctors
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56 doctors
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28 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more acid reflux patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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16 doctors
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16 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more gastritis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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84 doctors
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84 doctors
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42 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more pain patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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3 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Hetzel saw more anal polyp patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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40 doctors
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39 doctors
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19 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more constipation patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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36 doctors
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36 doctors
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18 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more diarrhea patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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60 doctors
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60 doctors
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29 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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16 doctors
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16 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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33 doctors
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33 doctors
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16 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
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12 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more gas patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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18 doctors
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17 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more ulcerative colitis (UC) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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46 doctors
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46 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more birth defects patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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47 doctors
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46 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more congenital disorders patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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7 doctors
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6 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more indigestion patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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35 doctors
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35 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more gastroenteritis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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41 doctors
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42 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more hemorrhage patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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42 doctors
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42 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more liver condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Hetzel saw more stomach ulcer patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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17 doctors
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17 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more diverticulitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
Top 15%
9 doctors
Top 5%
4 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more delayed gastric emptying (gastroparesis) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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12 doctors
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12 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Hetzel saw more colon cancer patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Hetzel sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

The Associates of the Memorial Mission Outpatient Surgery Center
2515 Desales Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
708 miles away
Office
4976 Alpha Ln
Hixson, TN 37343
712 miles away
Erlanger East Imaging
1651 Gunbarrel Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37421
712 miles away
Office
2200 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN 37404
707 miles away

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Credentials
  • Emory University School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1983
  • Naval Medical Center (Portsmouth) Program
    RESIDENCY
  • University of Virginia School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Hetzel is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Parkridge East Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Memorial Hospital Hixson
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Parkridge Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Memorial Health Care System
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association
  • Health Net
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Viva Health
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield