Dr. Kerri Cavanaugh, MD

Dr. Kerri Cavanaugh, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Kerri Cavanaugh, MD is a nephrology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1999 and specializes in nephrology and nephrology & hypertension.

1301 MEDICAL CENTER DR Suite 2501

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
normal
more than 53% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
normal
more than 51% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
normal
more than 48% of peers

Dr. Cavanaugh'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cavanaugh "The Division of Nephrology specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of kidney disease. We offer a full range of services to help our patients prevent or delay kidney failure, and to live healthier, more satisfying lives while managing a kidney disorder."

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension

2  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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4  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Johns Hopkins University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cavanaugh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cavanaugh's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
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  • 4
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Dr. Cavanaugh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Cavanough is very intuitive and has been very helpful in coordinating treatment plans with physicians in other specialties. She realizes the strain that PKD puts on patients and her sympathy is genuine.
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