Dr. Michael L Cheatham MD Surgeon

Dr. Michael Cheatham is a surgeon in Orlando, Florida and is affiliated with Orlando Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Cheatham accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 56 doctors at Orlando Regional Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests: Wounds and Injuries, Burns, Internship and Residency

Hospital Affiliation

Orlando Regional Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Residency, General Surgery, 1989 - 1996

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Perceptions of Graduating General Surgery Chief Residents: Are They Confident in Their Training?
Friedell, M. L.,Vandermeer, T. J.,Cheatham, M. L.,Fuhrman, G. M.,Schenarts, P. J.,Mellinger, J. D.,Morris, J. B.

Early intravenous Ibuprofen decreases narcotic requirement and length of stay after traumatic rib fracture.
Bayouth, L.,Safcsak, K.,Cheatham, M. L.,Smith, C. P.,Birrer, K. L.,Promes, J. T.

Effects of race and insurance on outcomes of the open abdomen.
Clark, J. M.,Cheatham, M. L.,Safcsak, K.,Alban, R. F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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