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Dr. Tyler Sims, MD

Nephrology*
Map Pin Small Lexington, KY
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7 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Tyler Sims, MD

Dr. Tyler Sims, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Lexington, KY. They specialize in Nephrology, has 7 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from University of Mississippi School of Medicine and is affiliated with University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital.

Dr. Sims works at Practice in Lexington, KY. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Sims' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Uk Good Samaritan Professional Arts Center - Nephrology Bone & Mineral Metabolism
    135 E Maxwell St Ste 401, Lexington, KY 40508 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 323-2663
  2. 2
    Uk Healthcare
    900 Rose St, Lexington, KY 40536 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 323-9918
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    Kentucky Children's Hospital
    800 Rose St, Lexington, KY 40536 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 323-5000

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  • University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 7 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1316479009
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Mississippi School of Medicine
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    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
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