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About Dr. Allen F Anderson
Dr. Allen F Anderson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Nashville, TN, with another office in Russellville, KY. He has 42 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Anderson is affiliated with Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation. Dr. Anderson has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Allen F Anderson has the following 2 specialties
- Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
- Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Allen F Anderson has the following 20 expertise
- Joint Replacement
- Bone Transplantation
- Osteochondritis Dissecans
- Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
- Hip Surgery
- Sports Injuries
- Joint Instability
- Bone Fracture
- Joint Pain/Swelling
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Herniated Disc
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Sports Medicine
Dr. Allen F Anderson has 2 board certified specialties
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Dr. Allen F Anderson is Board Certified in 2 specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Dr. Anderson did both of my total knee replacements at different times. He is a excellent Dr. and I was very satisfied with him and wouldn't go to anyone else. He also did my husbands knee replacements and we have been going to him for a number of years. I would highly recommend him if you need surgery!
He is wonderful Doctor. I had double knee replacement at the same time. Recovered Great! I had no bruising what so ever. I've had shoulder surgery with him as well. I hope everything is repaired before he retires. lol Thank You Dr. Anderson for giving me my legs back. You mean the world to me and my family.If any one needs a good surgeon. Look no further, you found him.
Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2008)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Anderson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
42 Years Experience
University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1976
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Dr. Allen F Anderson accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TN Blue Network E
- BCBS TN Blue Network S
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Options PPO
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