Dr. Paul Wheeler, MD

Dr. Paul Wheeler, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
67 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Paul Wheeler, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in rheumatology.

Nashville Medical Group

300 20th Ave N Fl 9

Nashville, TN 37203
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS
  • Signature Health Alliance
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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. Wheeler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheeler treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheeler treats Osteoporosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheeler treats Arthritis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler treats this condition more than 87% 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

Dr. Wheeler's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pain Management
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
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
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Injection
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Kawasaki Disease
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Neck Pain
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
Physical Therapy
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

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

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

Vanderbilt University
Fellowship Hospital
1982
University Nc
Fellowship Hospital
1980
University Ala Affil Hospital
Residency Hospital
1978
University Ala Affil Hospital
Internship Hospital
1976
University of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1982
1980
1978
1976

Awards

Dr. Wheeler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wheeler

4.5

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
86.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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Dr. Wheeler's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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I was told to gather my records, so I did. He denied me. but I wait 7 weeks. while i was very sick. I called a few time apparently after denied with no response. Then the office just stated, well he hardly ever takes a new patient. WHAT I"M SICK I WOULD HAD NOT TRY TO GO TO HIM> WHAT
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Dr Wheeler took excellent care of my grandmother and was very patient with myself and my family. He took the time to explain everything clearly. Her case was a bit complicated and he saw it through until the proper diagnosis was made and she got relief.
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Dr. Wheeler is a wonderful doctor. He always takes the time to answer your questions and he makes you feel like you are his only patient. I highly recommend him and his staff.
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Aetna
Elect Choice EPO
Medicare Advantage PPO
Open Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Care Security
ChoiceCare Network
Choice Care (Humana)
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Flexcare
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
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 Test
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