Dr. Craig Wierum, MD

Dr. Craig Wierum, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Craig Wierum, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

222 22nd Ave N Fl 3

Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Information

(615) 324-1204

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wierum "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 Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Bone Density Scan
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • 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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Baptist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wierum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wierum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wierum to family and friends
4.3
based on 23 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Wierum's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Nashville, TN
The worse experience with a Dr in my life. He is a tool and loves the sounds of his voice putting his patient down. He is inhumane and doesn't deserve to be a doctor especially not to someone that could actually pass. Please I just want to prevent people from feeling the pain and agony I felt with...more
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in Gallatin, TN
I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Wierum and his staff. Excellent, conservative care. Extremely attentive to details, and genuinely concerned about his patients' health. He always thoroughly addresses my concerns and I leave feeling very confident with the care I've received. I will...more
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in Nashville, TN
This doctor was highly praised by our PCP. Basically, Dr. Wierum wanted to remove my husbands thyroid and nodules every single time he went in. The Dr. never informed us about a genetic test, never did labs, never offered a wait and watch approach, and was too aggressive. New doctor (Neely) said...more
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in Nashville, TN
He talks down to people and treats them like they aren't having the problems they are having. It is all about money to him. His staff especially Jackie is terrible. She should be terminated with how his patients are treated by her. She does not listen or care or pass on to him what his patients...more
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in Nashville, TN
Extremely knowledgeable and helpful in explaining your condition. He & his NP's explain on your level and encourages way to improve your condition not just with medicines. I trust his expertise 100%! All of his staff is very considerate and helpful!
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