Chad Bates, MD

Chad Bates, MD

Primary Care Physician

Since May 2008
Accepting new patients

Specializing in:

Chad Bates, MD

Chad Bates, MD

About Dr. Bates

Board certified by the American Board of Family Practice, Dr. Bates graduated summa cum laude from The College of William and Mary prior to receiving his doctorate of medicine from the Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Va. He completed residency training through the Spartanburg Family Medicine Residency Program, Spartanburg, SC.

The recipient of numerous academic and professional awards, patient satisfaction surveys recognize Dr. Bates’ provision of outstanding service. He and his wife, a pediatrician, Gayle Bates, MD, make their home in Kingsport with their two children.


Doctorate of Medicine

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Norfolk, VA

Internship & Residency

Spartanburg Family Medicine Residency Program

Spartanburg, South Carolina


The College of William & Mary

Williamsburg, VA


  • American Board of Family Practice


Dr. Bates always spends the time needed to explain my lab work and any abnormalities! He is a caring and patient doctor!