Dr. Donald Franklin Jr, MD
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Dr. Donald Franklin Jr, MD

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Nephrology | Male

Nephrology Associates 251 N Lyerly St Ste 100 Chattanooga, TN 37404 Get Directions

Biography

Dr. Donald Franklin Jr, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Chattanooga, TN. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Franklin Jr is affiliated with Erlanger Medical Center, Memorial Hospital and Parkridge Medical Center.

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Dr. Franklin Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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He went over my biopsy slides one by one explaining what we were looking at and what it ment for my transplanted kidney. I feel blessed to have a caring physician who has a teaching heart. He truly wants the patient to participate in their own care.
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  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Nephrology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Purpura
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • Internship Hospital
    Erlanger Hosp University Tenn Chattanooga

    Completed in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    University Tenn Erlanger Med Center

    Completed in 1988

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Vanderbilt University

    Completed in 1990

  • Undergraduate School
    Georgia Southern University

    Graduated in 1977

    Shorter Universtty

    Graduated in 1980

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
  • Transplant Nephrology

Procedures Performed

  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services