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David Shaffer MD

Professor of Surgery, Surgical Director, Kidney & Pancreas Transplantation, and Division of Kidney & Pancreas Transplantation

Areas of Expertise

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    Dialysis Access
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    Kidney and Pancreas Transplant
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    Laparoscopic Kidney Donor Surgery
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    Pancreas Transplantation
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    Pediatric Kidney Transplant
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    Pediatric Surgery
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    Renal Transplantation
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    Renal/Kidney Transplantation
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    Transplant Surgery

Conditions and Treatments

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    Chronic Kidney Disease
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    Diabetes and Kidney Disease
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    End-Stage Kidney Disease
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    Kidney and Pancreas Transplant
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    Kidney Transplantation
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    Renal Transplantation
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    Arteriovenous Fistula Surgery
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    Arteriovenous Graft Surgery
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    Dialysis Access Revision Surgery
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    Dialysis Access Surgery
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    Excision Failed Transplant Kidney
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    Kidney Transplant
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    Laparoscopic Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter
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    Living Donor Kidney Recipient Surgery

Location

1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 2501
Nashville, TN 37232

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - Columbia University, 1982
  • Internship - New Haven Hospital, Yale University, 1983
  • Residency - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1985
  • Fellowship - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1986
  • Residency - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1988
  • Fellowship - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1989