Dr. Joseph Awad, MD

Dr. Joseph Awad, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Joseph Awad, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in gastroenterology and transplant hepatology.

3601 TVC

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
normal
more than 77% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
normal
more than 66% of peers
Fever
normal
more than 64% of peers

Dr. Awad'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

148  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Barnes Hosp/Wash U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Awad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Awad's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Awad to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Awad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Awad performed a liver transplant on me on Jan 11 2013. He put me on the transplant list on wed the 9th of jan, on thurs jan 10th, the nurse came in and said they have a liver for me. that night at midnight i underwent surgery and at 730 friday the 11th of january i had a new liver and a new...more
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