Dr. Kathy Jabs, MD

Pediatric NephrologyFemaleAge 65

Dr. Kathy Jabs, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Nashville, TN and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Columbia U, College of Phys/Surg medical school in 1982. She is affiliated with Sycamore Shoals Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Jabs to book an appointment.

Dr. Jabs

Vanderbilt University

2200 CHILDRENS WAY Nashville, TN 37232
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Offers Telehealth
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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. Jabs' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
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Dr. Jabs treats Secondary Renovascular Hypertension more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Jabs treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
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Dr. Jabs treats Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Jabs treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jabs treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 72% of her peers

Dr. Jabs treats this condition more than 72% of her peers

Dr. Jabs' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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(615) 322-7416

Dr. Jabs accepts the following insurance:

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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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Worried Parent in Franklin, TN – Dec 13, 2016
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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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About Me

Biography

Dr. Kathy Jabs, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Nashville, TN and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

1988
Childrens Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1985
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Residency Hospital
1983
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Internship Hospital
1982
Columbia U, College of Phys/Surg
Medical School
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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Kathy Jabs, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Kathy Jabs, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Jabs frequently treats Secondary Renovascular Hypertension, Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders, and Mineral Metabolism Disorders. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Jabs treats.

Where is Dr. Kathy Jabs, MD's office located?

Dr. Jabs' office is located at 2200 CHILDRENS WAY, Nashville, TN 37232. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Vanderbilt University2200 CHILDRENS WAY Nashville, TN 37232
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Vanderbilt University Medical Center1301 Medical Center Dr Nashville, TN 37232
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Sycamore Shoals Hospital

Elizabethton, TN

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)