Joined Cumberland University: 2013
Mr. Cates is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner and a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. He has practiced in middle Tennessee for over six years primarily serving the Nashville and Mt. Juliet communities.
Mr. Cates obtained his Bachelor of Nursing Degree from Cumberland University. He then furthered his education and graduate with a Master's Degree in Nursing from Tennessee State University where he was awarded the Tennessee State University Advanced Clinical Excellence Award.
Mr. Cates has cared for adult, geriatric, and pediatric patients and his experience encompasses care in family practice, trauma, critical care, emergency medicine, and sports medicine orthopedics.
Tennessee State University
Online Courses Taught
NUR 321 Introduction to Nursing Research