Cathy Marie Chapman, MD

Rheumatology / Arthritis Rheumatology and Dermatology Associates PC
Fax: (901) 754-4946
Address: 8143 Walnut Grove Rd Cordova, TN 38018-7270
Dr. Cathy M. Chapman is a board-certified Rheumatologist who specializes in the treatment of rheumatic diseases. A native of Syracuse, New York, she graduated from the State University of New York at Binghamton (a.k.a. Binghamton University) in 1984 with a B.S. in Biochemistry.

Four years later, she graduated from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and completed a three-year Internal Medicine residency at Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago.

After completing a two-year Rheumatology fellowship at the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York, she moved to Memphis, TN with her husband Dr. George R. Woodbury, Jr., where she began practicing Rheumatology in 1993.

Dr. Chapman is a member of the American Medical Association, Tennessee Medical Association, Memphis and Shelby County Medical Society, American College of Physicians, The American College of Rheumatology, The Tennessee Rheumatology Society, and the Bluff City Medical Society.

As an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Tennessee, she teaches 4th-year UT medical students in her office.
Dr. Chapman volunteers as a physician at the Church Health Center and serves on the Boards of the West TN Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation.  Her hobbies include reading historical biographies, hiking, and ballroom dancing.

Rheumatologist is an internist or pediatrician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat arthritis and other diseases of the jointsmuscles, and bone. More than 100 different types of arthritis are treated by Rheumatologists, including lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia, bursitis, spondylitis, back pain, and osteoporosis.

Dr. Chapman offers evaluation and treatment of jointmuscle, and bone diseases, including:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Osteoarthritis
Osteoporosis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Reiter’s Syndrome
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Tendonitis/Bursitis

100+ additional forms of Arthritis

Dr. Chapman accepts most major insurances including but not limited to: Aetna, Baptist, Beech Street, BlueCross/BlueShield, Cigna, HealthChoice, Medicare*, PHCS, United Healthcare

*We are no longer participating physicians with Medicare. Full payment for service provided will be due at the time of service.  Our office will submit Medicare claims for our patients and they will receive any reimbursement due them directly from Medicare.