Dr. Paul Wheeler, MD

Dr. Paul Wheeler, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
67 y/o

Accepting new patients

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

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Top Care Areas

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Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 96% of peers
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more than 94% of peers
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more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wheeler "Arthritis Specialists of Nashville is committed to providing the community with quality specialized healthcare in an atmosphere of compassion."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

65  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Injection
  • Physical Therapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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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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