Dr. Clara R. Womack holds certifications from the American Board of Internal Medicine in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology. In 1984 and 1987, she successfully obtained her medical degree and completed her residency at the University of Tennessee, College of Medicine. Following that, she pursued a Fellowship in Nephrology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. Dr. Clara R. Womack is affiliated with Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital and TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center. She is currently open to accepting new patients and currently practices at Southern Kidney Specialists, a healthcare facility equipped with advanced resources for providing top-notch treatment to patients.
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CLARA R. WOMACK, MD - SOUTHERN KIDNEY SPECIALISTS REVIEWS
Dr. Womack is the best! Her staff, Stephanie and Carol in particular, are also wonderful and always make me feel at ease throughout the process even as I worry about my kidney disease. Am thankful to be under their care.
Dr Womack is awesome and so is her staff. They are professional, nice, and always happy to see you when you arrive. Dr. Womack tells me exactly what is going on with me and I like a honest straight forward doctor. I would recommend her to anyone that needs a kidney specialist. A. Parks
Dr Womack has always taken good care of me: she’s knowledgeable, thorough, and cheerful. I was diagnosed as a type 1 diabetic in 1969, and eventually chronic kidney disease showed up as one of the complications. I couldn’t ask for a better doctor to help me navigate this chapter of my life.
HEIDI M. SCHAEFER, MD - VANDERBILT NEPHROLOGY
Dr. Heidi M. Schaefer is a nephrology specialist in Nashville, TN, and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. She possesses extensive expertise and a wealth of experience in managing diverse kidney-related matters. she obtained her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati. Furthermore, Dr. Heidi completed her residency, internship, and fellowship at the esteemed University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. She holds certifications in Internal Medicine and Nephrology from the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Heidi M. Schaefer has contributed significantly to the medical field, having authored and co-authored numerous publications on various subjects such as 'kidney donor', 'Tuberculosis in kidney transplant', and 'Donor-Specific Antibodies in Desensitized Living Donor Kidney', among others.
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HEIDI M. SCHAEFER, MD - VANDERBILT NEPHROLOGY REVIEWS
I absolutely love my doctor, and gave full confidence in her plan of treatment. Being from out of state, I don't think I could have been anymore pleased.
She is an amazing doctor I drive 3 hours one way to see her and her amazing team at Vanderbilt. 5 years post SKP transplant and going strong.
Dr Schaefer is a consummate professional. Absolutely the best.
PRAVEEN DANDAMUDI, MD - SOUTHERN KIDNEY SPECIALISTS
Dr. Praveen Dandamudi is a renowned kidney specialist in Nashville and the surrounding areas, and has an impressive medical background. He completed his undergraduate and medical school education at Creighton University in Omaha, participating in a comprehensive program. Following that, he pursued further training in both internal medicine and nephrology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Dandamudi holds board certifications in internal medicine, nephrology, and hypertension, showcasing his expertise in these fields. Additionally, he obtained an MBA from Emory University's Goizueta Business School. As the Co-Founder of Southern Kidney Specialists, Dr. Dandamudi plays a pivotal role in the organization. He serves as the Medical Director for multiple dialysis centers and holds the position of Division Chief of Nephrology at Centennial Medical Center. He is also involved as the Nephrology Subspecialty Coordinator and a Faculty Member in Centennial Medical Center's Internal Medicine Residency Program. Throughout his career, he has actively participated as a Member and Chair of various hospital committees, fulfilling the role of Physician Advisor to case management, and offering consultation in the healthcare technology domain. Dr. Dandamudi strongly believes in a holistic approach to kidney care, emphasizing the comprehensive well-being of his patients. If you are seeking specialized kidney care, he is currently accepting new patients at his clinic located in Nashville.
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PRAVEEN DANDAMUDI, MD - SOUTHERN KIDNEY SPECIALISTS REVIEWS
I had my first visit with Dr Dandamudi on the 19th and it is always hard when you meet a new Dr for the first time. I felt welcomed as soon as I walked in the door. And Dr Dandamudi was beyond wonderful. He took time to find out what he needed to create a plan, I walked out knowing I was in good care.
Must rate 5 Stars because the ease of scheduling/rescheduling, timely response to questions about my care, thorough lab tests superior and consistent. No long waits to be seen by Dr. Dandy. Professional Respectful Courteous staff. I'm thankful to Jehovah God for this practice...just grade A!
Dr. Dan is an excellent Doctor. He is compassionate, thorough, knowledgeable and prompt with getting back to answer any questions. I would highly recommend Dr. Praveen Dandamudi for any kidney needs.