Dr. Simpson Tanner, MD

Dr. Simpson Tanner, MD

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Age 63
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Dr. Simpson Tanner, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology.

1301 MEDICAL CENTER DR The Vanderbilt Clinic, Suite 2501

Nashville, TN 37232

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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Dr. Tanner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tanner treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tanner treats this condition more than 100% 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
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tanner treats Bone Disorders more than 99% of his peers

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

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tanner treats Low Back Pain more than 94% of his peers

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

Dr. Tanner's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Deviated Septum
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dyshydrotic Eczema
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hives
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Infections
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Simpson Tanner, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1989
Vanderbilt University
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Vanderbilt University
Residency Hospital
1984
Vanderbilt University
Internship Hospital
1983
Wake Forest University
Medical School
1977
Harvard
Undergraduate School
1989
1986
1984
1983
1977

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