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Dr. Kathy Jabs, MD

Pediatric Nephrology •  Female • Age 63

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Dr. Jabs

Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt

2200 CHILDREN'S WAY Suite 10th Floor, Doctor's Office Tower Nashville, TN 37232
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(615) 322-7416

Dr. Kathy Jabs, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1982 and specializes in pediatric nephrology and nephrology & hypertension.

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Dr. Jabs accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

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. Jabs' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Kidney Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jabs treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 31% of her peers

Dr. Jabs treats this condition more than 31% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Acute Kidney Failure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jabs treats Acute Kidney Failure more than 20% of her peers

Dr. Jabs treats this condition more than 20% of her peers

Nephrotic Syndrome
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jabs treats Nephrotic Syndrome more than 17% of her peers

Dr. Jabs treats this condition more than 17% of her peers

Dr. Jabs' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Takes 3 days to get a call back, usually have to wait an hour before being seen, and we have had no positive results in 2 years
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Condescending attitude and lack of collaboration caused us to seek care at a better hospital in a different city.
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Biography

Dr. Kathy Jabs, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1982 and specializes in pediatric nephrology and nephrology & hypertension.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension

Board Certifications

Education

1988
Children's Hospital Boston
Fellowship Hospital
1985
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Residency Hospital
1983
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Internship Hospital
1982
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School

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78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average