Dr. Walter Puckett, MD



Cardiology     -  Tennessee,  Chattanooga

 Overview

Dr. Walter Puckett, MD works in Chattanooga, Tennessee is a specialist in Cardiology and graduated Boston City Hospital in 1957. Dr. Puckett is affiliated with Memorial Healthcare System and practicing for 64 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Cardiology

 Conditions

  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Broken Hand
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coats' Disease
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Optic Papilla
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Duodenal Polyp
  • Endocarditis
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pancreas Tumor
  • Pneumonia
  • Pterygium Syndrome, Multiple Dominant Type
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Telogen Effluvium

 Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 64

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospitals


Boston City Hospital

Boston, MA, USA

Year completed: 1957

Fellowship Hospital


Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN, USA

Year completed: 1961

Medical School


Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine

Nashville, TN, United States

Graduated: 1955

 Awards

1   FACC
2   FACP

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

975 East 3rd Street
Tennessee (TN)
Chattanooga,
37403

  PopularNearby

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 975 East 3rd Street, Chattanooga, Tennessee (TN), 37403




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Options PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Memorial Healthcare System photo


Memorial Healthcare System

2525 De Sales Avenue Tennessee TN, Chattanooga, 37404

Memorial Healthcare System is a non-profit hospital located in Chattanooga, TN. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 13 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 14 procedures.




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