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Catherine Arthur-Johnson, MD


Assistant Professor Pediatrics

4.8 4.8 82 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Esophageal Diseases
General Gastroenterology
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

Board Certificates

Pediatric Gastroenterology - American Board of Pediatrics, 1995


MD - Meharry Medical College, 1983
Fellowship - University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, 1988
Residency - Kaiser Permanente, 1986
Internship - Hubbard Hospital - Meharry Medical College, 1984


Vanderbilt Children's Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Children's Gastroenterology Franklin
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
2105 Edward Curd Lane
Franklin, TN 37067

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Doctor was halfway hateful, wouldn't let me finish a sentence before she butted in and belittled me. She kept saying she didn't know why we were there that she didn't deal with the things I was trying to explain happens to my child. She spoke to me like I was an ignorant child.
Patient | January 31, 2017

We loved them. Will recommend Dr. Catherine to anyone.
Patient | January 9, 2017

Dr. Arthur was amazing, she really took the time to explain to us and answer all questions and concerns we had.
Patient | January 9, 2017

If it wasn't for his provider we would not know he had Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Testing she insisted ended up with us knowing about DMD. We are so thankful for her!
Patient | December 28, 2016

Dr. Arthur-Johnson was so great and knowledgeable! Spoke to my child as well as myself in terms my child could understand!
Patient | December 21, 2016

Very personal understanding, & concerned very kind in relationship to previous problems faced by child! Thank you.
Patient | December 10, 2016

We are thankful for Dr. C. Arthur. She is such a breath of fresh air, from our daughter's previous doctor at Centennial. She is caring & very informative.
Patient | December 7, 2016

Dr. Arthur truly listened to my concerns and answered all my questions.
Patient | November 1, 2016

Dr. Arthur has an excellent rapport w/us & large degree of empathy. We think she is exceptional.
Patient | October 5, 2016

We were so thankful to have found Dr. Catherine Arthur! We absolutely loved her! She was so brilliant, so thoughtful, so kind, an absolute treasure! We wish we could see her for all our needs!
Patient | September 19, 2016

Most caring & interested took time to write out personally med directions & procedures. We left with increased confidence on improvements.
Patient | September 6, 2016

Dr. Arthur was awesome! Very interested and compassionate about the patient. Would recommend highly!
Patient | May 31, 2016

I tell all my patients and my friends to go see Dr. Arthur.
Patient | March 29, 2016

Always very good.
Patient | February 1, 2016

I have the highest respect for Dr. Author & would highly recommend her to anyone.
Patient | January 29, 2016

with my daughter and was quite sympathetic and encouraging.
Patient | January 5, 2016