Dr. Leila August, MD


Hospice & Palliative Medicine | Female

HighPoint Hospice 225 Big Station Camp Blvd Ste 201 Gallatin, TN 37066 Get Directions
Dr. Leila August, MD

Dr. Leila August, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine doctor who practices in Gallatin, TN. She is 57 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Dr. August is affiliated with Sumner Regional Medical Center.

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Dr. August's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice and Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Family Practice
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Renal Failure Syndrome
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Dementia
  • End-of-Life Issues
  • Leukemia
  • Liver Failure
  • Parkinson's Disease


  • Medical School
    University of Alabama At Birmingham

    Graduated in 1999

  • Residency Hospital
    ETSU-Quillen Coll Med

    Completed in 2002

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Alabama, Huntsville

    Graduated in 1988

  • Other Education
    Board Certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine

    Completed in 2012

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Family Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Pain Management