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Dr. Claude Galphin, MD

Critical Care Medicine ·  Male · Age 65

Dr. Galphin

Nephrology Associates

251 N Lyerly St Ste 100 Chattanooga, TN 37404

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(423) 826-8000


Dr. Claude Galphin, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1980 and specializes in critical care medicine and nephrology.


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(423) 826-8000

Dr. Galphin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
LocalPlus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Galphin's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Please do NOT entrust a loved one or yourself with this doctor!! He did not look out for the welfare of the patient and made decisions that were not his to make!! He was not truthful with the patient's advocate!!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Claude Galphin, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1980 and specializes in critical care medicine and nephrology.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1985
Med College Ga Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Med College Ga Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Tulane Affil Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
Medical University Of South Carolina
Medical School
1985
1983
1981
1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average