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Dr. Joseph Watlington, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Watlington

Nephrology Associates

251 N Lyerly St Ste 100 Chattanooga, TN 37404

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(423) 826-8000


Dr. Joseph Watlington, MD is a nephrology specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.


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Dr. Watlington accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Watlington's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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Dr. Watlington treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Watlington treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
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Dr. Watlington performs End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Watlington performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Hypercalcemia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watlington treats Hypercalcemia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Watlington treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Watlington's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Watlington, MD is a nephrology specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

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

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