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Dr. Claude Galphin, MD

Nephrology*
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Map Pin Small Chattanooga, TN
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Claude Galphin, MD

Dr. Claude Galphin, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Chattanooga, TN. They specialize in Nephrology, has 44 years of experience. They graduated from Medical University of South Carolina and is affiliated with Parkridge Medical Center and Parkridge East Hospital. Dr. Galphin, completed a residency at Medical College Ga Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Galphin an average 1.0 star rating.

Dr. Galphin works at Nephrology Associates in Chattanooga, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease, Vitamin D Deficiency and Nephritis and Nephropathy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Galphin's Office Locations

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    Nephrology Associates
    251 N Lyerly St Ste 100, Chattanooga, TN 37404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Hypercalcemia
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Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Nephrotic Syndrome
Osteosarcoma
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleural Effusion
Potassium Deficiency
Rapidly Progressive Nephritic Syndrome
Renal Osteodystrophy
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
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Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Plasmapheresis
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    About Dr. Claude Galphin, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1700883816
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Medical College Ga Hospital
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    Residency
    • Medical College Ga Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Tulane Affil Hospital
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    Medical Education
    • Medical University of South Carolina
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Parkridge Medical Center
    • Parkridge East Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Claude Galphin, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Galphin is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Galphin has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Galphin works at Nephrology Associates in Chattanooga, TN. View the full address on Dr. Galphin’s profile.

    Dr. Galphin has seen patients for Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease, Vitamin D Deficiency and Nephritis and Nephropathy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Galphin on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Galphin. The overall rating for this provider is 1.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Galphin.

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