Dr. Deanna Aftab Guy, MD

Dr. Deanna Aftab Guy, MD

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Pediatric Endocrinology  ·  
Female  ·  
54 y/o
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Dr. Deanna Aftab Guy, MD is a pediatric endocrinology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 16 years. She specializes in pediatric endocrinology and endocrinology.Read her story

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Dr. Aftab Guy's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Aftab Guy "Dr. Deanna Aftab Guy, a board-certified pediatrician and pediatric endocrinologist, provides patient-focused, family-centered care, working together with each child and their caretakers to help best address their healthcare needs. She has more than 20 years within the field of pediatrics and more than 15 years as a subspecialist. Dr. Aftab Guy graduated from Vassar College with a bachelor’s degree in biology. She earned a medical degree from Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine and completed her residency in pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital Medical Center of Akron. She practiced academic pediatrics in both Ohio and North Carolina before pursuing her subspecialty fellowship training in pediatric endocrinology at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Dr. Aftab Guy has trained many other pediatric specialists, serving as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, in Ohio and at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill, NC. As assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Vanderbilt she conducted, presented and published her research on the topics of juvenile diabetes and metabolic disorders. Prior to joining TriStar Medical Group – Children’s Specialists, Dr. Aftab Guy received her MBA in healthcare from Belmont Massey in Nashville and served as a medical director for Amerigroup Corporation and United Healthcare. She is married and enjoys travelling and spending time with her husband and five children."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Aftab Guy "We provide patient focused, family centered care. Each child's needs are heard and we work together with the child and their caretakers to help best address their healthcare needs."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Growth Delay
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Kallmann Syndrome
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noonan Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Puberty
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Turner Syndrome

2  Procedures

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

  • Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Aftab Guy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aftab Guy's Reviews

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Dr. Aftab Guy'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 (9)

We are so grateful for Dr. Aftab Guy. Our experiences with her have been wonderful. She has been a wealth of information and support in navigating the endocrine concerns of our teenage daughter. I highly recommend her if your child is needing an endocrinologist referral. You will not be...more
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Very warm, genuine and personable.
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Dr. Aftab Guy was so amazing and very informative with my Childs check up, she made me feel very comfortable on asking questions and answered each one of them. She made me feel at ease and was very attentive to my Childs results and needs.
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Dr. Guy is wonderful both with kids and their parents! She is personable, caring, cautious and thorough. We have been highly pleased with all aspects of care at Dr. Guy's office and she is worth the drive from Alabama for us. I have received personal phone calls from Dr. Guy after her review of...more
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Dr. Guy was by far one of the best doctors that I have ever seen. She made my son feel safe and made me feel safe knowing that she had done everything to ensure that my son was healthy. As parent it means so much when a doctor not only does her job and provides exceptional care but also goes above...more
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