Dr. Alexander James Caten

Overview

Dr. Alexander James Caten, MD, is an Otolaryngology specialist in Carson City, Nevada. He attended and graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 2012, having over 6 years of diverse experience, especially in Otolaryngology. He is affiliated with many hospitals including Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center, Carson Valley Medical Center. Dr. Alexander James Caten also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Sierra Nevada Ent Associates Ltd. Dr. Alexander James Caten accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (775) 883-7666 to request Dr. Alexander James Caten the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, …) or simply to book an appointment.

Doctor Profile

Basics

Full Name Alexander James Caten
Gender Male
PECOS ID 8022254945
Sole Proprietor No – He does not own an unincorporated business by himself.
Accepts Medicare Assignment He does accept the payment amount Medicare approves and not to bill you for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.

Medical Specialties

  • Otolaryngology (primary specialty)

Experience

  • 6+ years of diverse experience

Credentials

  • Medical Doctor (MD)
    Medical Doctor
    Doctor of Medicine (MD or DM), or in Latin: Medicinae Doctor, meaning “Teacher of Medicine”, is a terminal degree for physicians and surgeons. In countries that follow the tradition of the United States, it is a first professional graduate degree awarded upon graduation from medical school.

Education and Training

  • Dr. Alexander James Caten attended and graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 2012.

NPPES Info

  • NPI #: 1346504271
  • NPI Enumeration Date: Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Quality Reporting

  • eRx – He does not participate in the Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program.
  • PQRS – He does not report Quality Measures (PQRS). The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) is a Medicare program encouraging health care professionals and group practices to report information on their quality of care. Quality measures can show how well a health care professional provides care to people with Medicare.
  • EHR – He does not use electronic health records (EHR). The Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program encourages health care professionals to use certified EHR technology in ways that may improve health care. Electronic health records are important because they may improve a health care professional’s ability to make well-informed treatment decisions.
  • MHI – He does not commit to heart health through the Million Hearts initiative. Million Hearts is a national initiative that encourages health care professionals to report and perform well on activities related to heart health in an effort to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
  • MOC – He does not participate in the Medicare Maintenance of Certification Program. A “Maintenance of Certification Program” encourages board certified physicians to continue learning and self-evaluating throughout their medical career.

Medical Licenses

Dr. Alexander James Caten has been primarily specialized in Otolaryngology for over 6 years of experience.
  • Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians / Otolaryngology
    Otolaryngology
    An otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeon provides comprehensive medical and surgical care for patients with diseases and disorders that affect the ears, nose, throat, the respiratory and upper alimentary systems and related structures of the head and neck. An otolaryngologist diagnoses and provides medical and/or surgical therapy or prevention of diseases, allergies, neoplasms, deformities, disorders and/or injuries of the ears, nose, sinuses, throat, respiratory and upper alimentary systems, face, jaws and the other head and neck systems. Head and neck oncology, facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and the treatment of disorders of hearing and voice are fundamental areas of expertise.

Practice Locations

2874 N Carson St
Carson City, Nevada 89706-1682
Phone: (775) 883-7666
Office Hours:

  • Monday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

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