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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 71

1924 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920
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Hospital Quality

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University of Tennessee Medical Center
1924 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920

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1924 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920
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    Dr. Gibson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology
    • Forensic Psychiatry
    • Psychosomatic Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology
    • Psychosomatic Medicine
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
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    • Acidosis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
    • Amyloidosis
    • Anxiety
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Developmental and Learning Disorders
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
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    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Iron Metabolism Disorders
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
    • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
    • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    0 Malpractice Claims

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1970
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gibson & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Gibson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    1924 Alcoa Hwy
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865) 305-9340 (Office)
    (865) 305-9231 (Fax)
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