Dr. Cheryl Laffer, MD

Dr. Cheryl Laffer, MD

Nephrology & Hypertension  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Cheryl Laffer, MD is a nephrology & hypertension doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. She is 62 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

1301 MEDICAL CENTER DR The Vanderbilt Clinic, Suite 2501

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
high
more than 88% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
normal
more than 76% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
24

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring

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

  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Laffer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Laffer accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
    Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Laffer has admitting privileges

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
1211 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37232
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