Dr. Howard Fuchs, MD



Internal Medicine     -  Tennessee,  Nashville

 Overview

Dr. Howard Fuchs, MD works in Nashville, Tennessee is a specialist in Internal Medicine and graduated Vanderbilt University in 1984. Dr. Fuchs is affiliated with Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville General Hospital at Meharry and practicing for 36 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

 Conditions

  • Adie's Syndrome
  • Aspergillus Spp Fungus Allergy
  • Aureobasidium (Pullularia) Fungus Allergy
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Chronic Cough
  • Complex Tooth Extraction
  • Correction of Protruding Ears
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dog Allergy
  • Dystonia, Focal, Task-Specific (FTSD)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Chocolate
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Citric Acid Intolerance
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Food Additives
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Sulphite
  • Food Additive Allergy
  • Food Allergy - Carp
  • Food Allergy - Castor Bean
  • Hemofiltration
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis
  • Hyperkalemic Renal Tubular Acidosis
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Hypothermia
  • Infertility Surgery
  • Intestinal Epithelial Dysplasia
  • Lumbar Epidural Nerve Block
  • Mammosite Catheter Insertion
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Mood Changes
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome Associated With Isolated Del(5q) Chromosome Abnormality
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Oculo-Cerebro-Acral, (Roberts-Like) Ectrodactyly
  • Open Wound
  • Pacemaker Therapy for Heart Failure
  • Pancreatic Insufficiency
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Primary Dystonias
  • Prolapse Treatment
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Radiation-Related Neoplasm
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Sinus Polyp
  • Stress Test
  • Syncopal Tachyarrhythmia
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Visual Field Loss

 Procedures

  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Familial Mediterranean Fever
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 36

 State License

  • Tennessee

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospital


Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN, USA

Year completed: 1984

Medical School


Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine

Nashville, TN, United States

Graduated: 1981

 Awards

1   ACR

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 Office Locations



Other Office Locations

 Vanderbilt University Medical Center RHU/IMM

1301 Medical Center Drive Suite 2501
Tennessee (TN)
Nashville,
37232

  (615) 322-1900

Primary location

 Vanderbilt Clinic Rheumatology

1301 Medical Center Drive Suite 2501A
Tennessee (TN)
Nashville,
37232

  (615) 322-4752

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Vanderbilt Clinic Rheumatology, 1301 Medical Center Drive Suite 2501A, Nashville, Tennessee (TN), 37232




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • LocalPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Network S
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Vanderbilt University Hospital photo


Vanderbilt University Hospital

21st Avenue South And Garland Avenue Tennessee TN, Nashville, 37232

Vanderbilt University Hospital is a hospital located in Nashville, TN. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 9 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 4 of 14 procedures.



Nashville General Hospital at Meharry photo


Nashville General Hospital at Meharry

1818 Albion Street Tennessee TN, Nashville, 37208

Nashville General Hospital at Meharry is a District Authority owned hospital located in Nashville, TN.




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