Dr. Douglas Linfert, MD

Dr. Douglas Linfert, MD

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Nephrology  ·  
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48 y/o
(5)

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Dr. Douglas Linfert, MD is a nephrology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in nephrology.

Nephrology Associates

28 White Bridge Rd Ste 300

Nashville, TN 37205
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • NovaNet
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Linfert performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Linfert's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Linfert "Do what is best for the patient."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

38  Conditions Treated

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3  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

  • St. Louis University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Linfert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Linfert's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Linfert to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Linfert'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr.linfert was referred to me by another patient of his who happens to be my fiancee and I thank GOD BC he has and is continuing to exceed as my nephrologist and I would recommend him to anyone who wants a doctor committed to giving you the patient a more quality and healthy life
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I thank god for Dr.linfort . Along with my other doctors who have made this situation dealing with dialysis and understanding the process a little more tolerable.
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