Dr. Simpson Tanner, MD

Dr. Simpson Tanner, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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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

Contact Information

(615) 322-1900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteopenia
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

111  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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