Dr. Joseph Watlington, MD

Dr. Joseph Watlington, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Joseph Watlington, MD is a nephrology specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

251 N Lyerly St Ste 100

Chattanooga, TN 37404

Contact Information

(423) 826-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Watlington'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

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

43  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

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Erlanger Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Erlanger Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Mc Ga
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Watlington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Watlington's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watlington to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Watlington'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

Patient Comments (1)

An excellent compassionate doctor.
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