DAVID S. CATES, PHD - Nebraska Medicine
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DAVID S. CATES, PHD | (402) 559-5031

Primary Specialty
Children & Adolescents

Accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance

Primary Location

42nd and Emile St.
Omaha, NE 68198-4185
Voice: (402) 559-5031
Fax: (402) 559-9592

Insurance information is presented “as-is”, with no guarantee of accuracy due to changing circumstances. Ultimately, you are responsible for verifying coverage with your insurance plan before making an appointment. Full terms and conditions.

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Treatments & Conditions



  • Medical School:  University of Kansas, 1991
  • Internship:  UCLA School of Medicine, 1991
  • Residency:  University of California, 1992

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Interpreters available for all languages

Special Interests

Dr. Cates specializes in Child Clinical Psychology and serves as the manager of the Psychology Department and Pain Management Program at The Nebraska Medical Center. He treats children suffering from disruptive behavior disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, mood and anxiety disorders. He also offers behavioral parent training.