Catherine Kirby Tanner Kurtz

Catherine Kirby Tanner Kurtz, MD

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Languages Spoken By This Provider:

English

Accepts New Patients

Telehealth Appointments Available

Asheville Women’s Medical Center: Asheville

143 Asheland Ave
Asheville, NC 28801
Phone: (828) 258-9191 Fax: (828) 253-7382

Asheville Women’s Medical Center: Arden

310 Long Shoals Road
Suite 202
Arden, NC 28704
Phone: (828) 687-2955 Fax: (828) 687-0302

Education

Residency: University of Virginia

Medical School: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Undergraduate School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Memberships & Societies

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology: Board Eligible, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: Junior Member

Hospital Affiliations

Mission Hospital

Dr. Kurtz strives to give her patients the best care possible. She is passionate about helping women be their best selves. She enjoys all aspects of General Obstetrics and Gynecology; from discussions regarding birth control options to technical minimally invasive gynecologic surgeries.
Dr. Kurtz considers her job a privilege. She believes in taking care of patients the way she would want her family to be cared for. Dr. Kurtz has three young children and a wonderful husband.

Education and Training:
University of Virginia: Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2014
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine: MD, 2010
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill: BS, 2005

Work Experience:
Asheville Women’s Medical Center 2014 – Present

Professional Organizations:
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology: Board Eligible
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: Junior Member

Community / Volunteer Activities:
Attends All Souls Episcopal Church

Patient Reviews

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Gynecological Problem Visit

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Gynecological Problem Visit

Waited 30 minutes for a 2 minute exam and consultation

Annual Well Woman Exam

Dr. Kurtz was running late & I waited an hour before seeing her.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Dr. Kurtz is the best, professional, but compassionate. She listens and takes time to explain things. I feel very comfortable and I feel like she has the knowledge and experience to help me with anything that might be happening.

Mammogram

Appointment was at scheduled time with competent and considerate staff. Never felt Rushed and had plenty of time and attention from the doctor to discuss all my issues or concerns. Very clear information provided.

Pap Smear

Friendly staff. Dr. Kurtz is skilled with great bedside manner. She’s also very informative.

Pap Smear

Dr Kurtz is always super helpful in explaining medical terms and spends time making sure that I understand the answers she has for my questions. She takes in consideration all aspects of life and how that factors into her recommendations. I had no wait time. The staff is super pleasant and helpful.

Mammogram

Have been seeing Dr.Kurtz for several years. She is always friendly, takes time to talk and listen, informative, and helpful.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Always 5 stars for compassionate and efficient care.

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Virtual Visit / Telemedicine

Very easy to make the appointment and hop onto the virtual appt. Could hear my doctor well & see her.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Efficient timing with two appts., good communication from staff and doctor, friendly

Gynecological Problem Visit

Dr. Kurtz is just great. Always makes me feel like my concerns are valid. Never rushed.

Gynecological Problem Visit

Dr. Kurtz is caring and thorough. I had a difficult situation that was handled professionally and compassionately. I would recommend her hands down!

Gynecological Exams

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Gynecological Problem Visit

All medical personnel were attentive polite and friendly. They answered my questions

Virtual Visit / Telemedicine

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Routine Pregnancy / Prenatal Appointment

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Gynecological Ultrasound / Sonogram

Dr. Kurtz was extremely thoughtful, compassionate, and gentle with me, talking me through my options after a disappointing diagnosis. She validated my experience in a way I didn't even realize I needed at the time, and was respectful of my wishes for treatment while also providing me with options based on her knowledge of my condition. I'm very grateful for being treated in such a compassionate way during a difficult day.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Always very thorough, very friendly staff, easy processs

Annual Well Woman Exam

There is no substitute for a highly educated, and caring specialty physician who takes their time with you.

Gynecological Problem Visit

it was a pre-procedure meeting and the material covered was expected and brief. All went well.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Dr Kurtz is a very caring and understanding woman. She treats her entire patient, not just the anatomical part and she talks with her patient on a level of compassion. I really like her a lot.

Childbirth / Labor & Delivery

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Annual Well Woman Exam

Dr Kurtz is amazing!!

Virtual Visit / Telemedicine

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Mammogram

Not that it was a hardship, but I was surprised that the $60 upfront charge when I explained that I had met by deductible. I have Medicare and Medicare supplement.

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Dr. Kurtz is caring, knowledgeable , and informative.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Dr was clear, articulate and pleasant. The technician for the ultrasound was warm and kind.

Office Visit / Follow-up

she is kind and kind in a way that you feel comfortable with being open about what bothering you with out feeling judgement, you can tell she loves her job and loves the people she is helping, she has continued to be a beautiful voice In the craziness of child birth, pregnancy, and more importantly after the baby! Thank you so much for your love kindness and over all understanding!!!!

Annual Well Woman Exam

She was kind and supportive.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Great place, did wait about 25 minutes for mammogram and then once with the doctor, maybe15-20 min wait.

Virtual Visit / Telemedicine

Clear, Concise, compassionate. And so easy to get help.

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