Dr. Michael Watterson, MD

Dr. Michael Watterson, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Michael Watterson, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University in 1995 and specializes in rheumatology.

2410 Patterson St Ste 500

Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • 5 More

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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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Experience Check

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Dr. Watterson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watterson treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watterson treats Fibromyalgia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Watterson treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watterson treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Watterson treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Watterson's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Arthritis Specialists of Nashville is committed to providing the community with quality specialized healthcare in an atmosphere of compassion.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1995
    The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University
    Medical School
    1995

Awards

Dr. Watterson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Watterson

3.0

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
43.333333333333336%
(13)
4 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
46.666666666666664%
(14)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Watterson's Performance
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What People Say About Dr. Michael Watterson, MD
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I wouldn't recommend this doctor to anyone. He doesn't take time with you, he doesn't listen to what you tell him, he just decides what he thinks is wrong and that's it. I waited 5 months to get in to see him and then he didn't even do any blood work until I had been going for 4 months, and that...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Elect Choice EPO
Managed Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access PPO
Blue Care Security
ChoiceCare Network
Choice Care (Humana)
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Flexcare
Cigna-HealthSpring
Medicare Choice Plus PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
One Health
One Health HMO
One Health POS
One Health PPO
PHCS
PHCS PPO
Signature Health Alliance
Tricare
Prime
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus
Options PPO