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Dr. Puthenpurackal Mathew, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology ·  Male · Age 74

Dr. Mathew

Dr. Puthenpurackal Mathew, MD is a pediatric endocrinology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Kasturba Medical College in 1972 and specializes in pediatric endocrinology and endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(615) 342-7339

Dr. Mathew accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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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. Mathew's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Growth Hormone Deficiency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mathew treats Growth Hormone Deficiency more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mathew treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hypopituitarism
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mathew treats Hypopituitarism more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mathew treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Vitamin D Deficiency
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mathew treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mathew treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mathew's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Rickets
  • Short Stature
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

We believe in Medical Care that takes the whole person into account. We strive to provide the best possible care for all children with endocrine disorders and diabetes.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

Education

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Children's Hospital - Birmingham
Fellowship Hospital
Selly Oak Hospital, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1972
Kasturba Medical College
Medical School
1969
Govt Wenlock & Lady Goschen Hosp
Internship Hospital
1972
1969

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • English

Awards

Dr. Mathew's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mathew

4.5

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
7.142857142857143%
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Dr. Matthew is a very caring and excellent doctor. He is very knowledgeable and listens to you. I would definitely recommend him to anyone! His staff is also great! If you leave a message they call you back the same day. They are great overall!
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Dr Mathew has been a blessing to our 17 yr old daughter and to our family. I feel like he actually cares about the patient and the patient's family. Obviously, diabetes can feel very scary at times for the patient/family., but with Dr. Mathew's knowledge & experience we feel more secure in our decisions and have more hope! His partner Dr. Guy stepped in one night and showed us how amazing she is also. When you walk in the ladies up front are kind, his nurse, Amanda is
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Dr Mathew was thorough and overly communicated the process and expectations during my sons visit. He was extremely prompt when following up about test results and next steps. Highly recommend Dr. Mathew.
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We have seen Dr. Mathews since our daughter’s birth in 2013. He listens to my concerns as a Mom and always asks my thoughts! That means the world to me as her Mom! He and his team return calls very quickly and take care of any needs we have right away! He has been a great choice in cre for our family!
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Explained everything so that we had a clear understanding.
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Dr. Mathew is a wonderful caring doctor that makes you feel at ease, understands your child’s condition & lets you ask any question to put your mind at ease..we think the world of him & his staff...
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Took time with us, never felt rushed. Ready to answer all questions. Great overall visit.
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Dr. Mathew was very kind and compassionate when educating us about my son’s type 1 diabetes. We unexpectedly received the diagnosis and Dr. Mathew was very patient and went above and beyond in helping us. His staff was also very courteous and it really made all the difference and I highly recommend.
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Dr. Mathew is amazing!! He has been treating my son for a over a year. Being a mother and nurse.. We don't trust just anyone with our children- I was an extremely complicated mother and was not in agreement with anything "these doctors" said about his short stature! He was just small in my eyes!! I will tell you that Dr. Mathew provides ampule time- never rushed- explained- provided education- did extensive testing to show my son would benefit and continues to be monitored closely.
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My family and I are very grateful to have Dr. Revi Mathew as our daughter's doctor. He is really good with children and very knowledgeable in his practice. He has helped her go through the transition with ease. I'm thankful to Dr. Mathew.
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Dr. Mathew is awesome. He takes his time and explains everything. Answers all of our questions and really seems to care about my daughters health. My daughter likes to talk to him and feels comfortable with his way of care. This office is great and I couldn't ask for a better endocrinologist for my daughter.
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Our son (about to turn 4) was born with a condition called CAH. After a frustrating 2 years with our first pediatric endocrinologist, we decided to change doctors because they kept over-treating him with medicine. Dr. Matthew met with us & came up with a game plan for the right amount of medicine which now has our son looking & feeling great! We live about 2 hours away but our son wants to go see him, his nurse Lindsey, & all of his staff. They treat you & your child GREAT! Highly recommend!!!
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We have had appointments with Dr. Mathew over the last 2 years for my young daughter. He has always been knowledgeable, kind, and thorough. He always makes her feel comfortable and answers our questions. His nurse has always gotten back with us very quickly whenever we've left voice mails, too. I highly recommend him!
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He was very kind and thoughtful to our needs and needs to know as parents when finding out our son has type 1 diabetes at the PICU. He cared and continues to care for our son with so much warmth, making our son's new lifestyle and transition easier for him to bear. His professionalism and staff are super. He hasn't only given our son amazing care, he guides us step by step on how to better help our son. 2yrs not one complaint, military family here he's a big reason we do not want to move.
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