Dr. Amy Shaw, MD

Dr. Amy Shaw, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Amy Shaw, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Franklin, TN and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1909 Mallory Ln Ste 203

Franklin, TN 37067

Contact Information

(615) 324-1215

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shaw performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hashimoto's Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroiditis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shaw's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shaw "Heritage Medical Associates' physicians and staff prioritize developing deep personal relationships with patients as a foundation for excellent health care. By offering a full spectrum of primary and specialty care, laboratory, imaging and testing services across Nashville, Green Hills, Franklin and Bellevue we are committed to providing high quality, affordable care in a patient-centered environment. Our individualized and holistic approach to care help patients enjoy happier, healthier lives."

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

45  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Bone Density Scan
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Ultrasound

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Wake Forest University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shaw has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaw's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaw to family and friends
40 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (18)

Dr. Shaw's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Amy Shaw is very compassionate and very caring. She brought me out of a horrible experience with another endocrinologist that had my levels all over the place..... Dr. Shaw was and continues to always be thorough as well as a good listener. This is my 10th yr as her patient.
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I had a very bad experience with Dr. Shaw during the year and I half I saw her. I felt miserable, but she only considered lab test results, and not my symptoms or how I was feeling. I was even told on multiple occasions "It can't be your thyroid, your lab tests are normal. Consult your primary care...more
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Dr Amy is a great modern day Dr. She knows her field but is open to including alternative options when they show success. She works with her clients which is rare today. She's the only medical Dr I haven't fired in the past 5 years.
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I've been complaining of my thyroid labs being too low for me for a year. I've had debilitating fatigue that no amount of sleep helps, hair loss, freezing cold all the time regardless of the temperature outside, inability to lose weight regardless of how I ate & exercising 5-6 days a week. I called...more
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When listing symptoms of how I felt post thyroidectomy, Dr Shaw would tell me that these symptoms had nothing to do with my thyroid and that I needed to see my PCP. She also refused to adjust my dosage when I was "in the normal range" even though I felt horrible. I did take her advice and am now...more
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