Dr. Clyde Southwell, MD

Dr. Clyde Southwell, MD

23 reviews

Pulmonology | Male | 47 years old

Our Mission is Care: C- Comprehensive and consistent care, A- Availability, R- Relationship (Establishing relationships of trust and mutual respect), E- Excellence in everything we doRead more

Tennessee Comprehensive Lung & Sleep Center
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    16 – 30 minutes (19)
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Gallatin, TN |
If I could give this Dr. 0 stars I would. Don't waste your time! Find another Dr.
in Lafayette, TN |
Always have to call to get the office to remind them to get approval from the insurance for scans. (That's not my job) I have been waiting for two weeks for test results that they were suppose to call me about....I called them this morning, the staff had not even given them to the doctor, and they have had the results since Dec. 28'th 2016. I have been seeing him for over a year and it's an ordeal with his staff EVERY time. I'm going to speak with my PCP about him taking over my case.
Los Angeles, CA |
Wish I could put "no stars" my sister in-law had a terrible experience multiple times in a day and a half!!! And will NEVER go back! Horrible place ...Horrible experience!
in Hendersonville, TN |
This office clearly over books and knows it. We sat there with my adult disabled son for 1 1/2 hours. He wears diapers, had wet, and was extremely irratated as anyone would be. Now I know the red carpet doesn't need to be rolled out for him, but when places aren't equipped to take care of such things, priority should be considered.We haven't had this problem in the past, the waiting and exam rooms were full, so it appears there's a cattle rustling attitude about their patients now.Not going back
in Hendersonville, TN |
I have seen Southwell on more than one occasion and each time I am told that a prescription will be called in to a pharmacy but never is.I have followed up with Southwells office and they inform that they will see to it that a prescription will be sent in but it never is.Save yourself some time and try to find another doctor.The U.S healthcare system is in a state of shambles as are the times in which we live.
in Gallatin tennessee |
Was referred to this doctor by my primary was sent for X-rays and bloodwork prior he did not even have my X-rays or test result don't know why did not listen to me he sent me home an inhaler I could not understand his English what a waste of my time I will be contacting my insurance carrier to not pay this bill how can you treat someone when you do not know what's wrong why the hell did I get an X-ray and insurance billed for it if no one looks at it?
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Dr. Southwell's Care Philosophy

Our Mission is Care: C- Comprehensive and consistent care, A- Availability, R- Relationship (Establishing relationships of trust and mutual respect), E- Excellence in everything we do

Dr. Southwell's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Pulmonology
  •  Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insomnia
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension


  • Medical School
    University of Connecticut

    Graduated in 1999

  • Residency Hospital
    Metro Health Medical Center
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Metro Health Medical Center

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Pulmonology
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Sleep Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Thoracentesis