Dr. Amy Shaw, MD

Dr. Amy Shaw, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 43
(39)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Amy Shaw, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Franklin, TN. She is 43 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.

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

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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

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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."
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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaw to family and friends
2.8
based on 39 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 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 (6)

Franklin |
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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Franklin, TN |
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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Spring Hill, TN |
Literally the worst doctor I have ever seen! Instead of listening to me she was making me sicker on medication for the last 9 months! I would tell her how certain medications were making me feel and she would over talk me and tell me it was in my head! Finally I found another doctor! I can't...more
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in Spring Hill, TN |
My husband had an appointment with Dr. Shaw, had blood tests done and got on a higher dosage for his hashimotos and was encouraged to schedule visits in the future. When we ran into financial troubles and cancelled his next appointment, they got extremely pushy. His prescription ran out and called...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shaw accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Shaw has admitting privileges

Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital
2000 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37236
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