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Dr. Joy Derwenskus, DO

Neurology
3.4 (16)
Map Pin Small Nashville, TN
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Joy Derwenskus, DO

Dr. Joy Derwenskus, DO is a Neurology Specialist in Nashville, TN. They specialize in Neurology, has 25 years of experience. They graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Med and is affiliated with Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Dr. Derwenskus, completed a residency at UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF CLEVELAND. Patients rated Dr. Derwenskus an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Derwenskus works at Vanderbilt Neurosciences in Nashville, TN. They frequently treat conditions like All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Difficulty With Walking and Gait Abnormality along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Derwenskus' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Vanderbilt Neurosciences
    719 Thompson Ln Ste 24100, Nashville, TN 37204 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 936-0060
  2. 2
    Vanderbilt University Transplant Center
    1161 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37232 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 936-0060
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    The Vanderbilt Clinic-
    1301 Medical Center Dr Ste 3930, Nashville, TN 37232 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 936-0060
  4. 4
    Green Hills Medicine Pharmacy
    3810 Bedford Ave Ste 100, Nashville, TN 37215 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 936-0060

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  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center

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    3.4
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    About Dr. Joy Derwenskus, DO

    Specialties
    • Neurology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1316937915
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • The Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
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    Residency
    • UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF CLEVELAND
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    Medical Education
    • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Med
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    Dr. Joy Derwenskus, DO is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Derwenskus is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Derwenskus works at Vanderbilt Neurosciences in Nashville, TN. View the full address on Dr. Derwenskus’s profile.

    Dr. Derwenskus has seen patients for All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Difficulty With Walking and Gait Abnormality, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Derwenskus on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Derwenskus. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Derwenskus.

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