Dr. Simpson Tanner, MD

Dr. Simpson Tanner, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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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 29 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
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. 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
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
Allergy Shots
Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
Allergy Skin Testing
Allergy Testing
Allergy Treatment
Amyloidosis
Angioedema
Animal Allergies
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
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
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Eosinophilia
Eye Infections
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
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
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 29 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
    1989
  • 1986
    Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1984
    Vanderbilt University
    Internship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    Wake Forest University
    Medical School
    1983
  • 1977
    Harvard
    Undergraduate School
    1977

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