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About Dr. Ty Abel

Dr. Ty Abel, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in Nashville, TN. He has 16 years of experience. His specialties include Pathology and Neurology. Dr. Abel is affiliated with Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Monroe Carell Jr Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt and Vanderbilt University Hospital. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

Vanderbilt Medical Center

2220 Pierce Ave
Nashville, TN 37232
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Specialties

Dr. Ty Abel has the following 2 specialties

  • Pathology

    A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
    Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
    In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Ty Abel has the following 3 expertise

  • Blood Testing
  • Fluid Testing
  • Tissue Biopsy

Dr. Ty Abel has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Ty Abel is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Abel is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Monroe Carell Jr Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center - Nashville
  • Alvin C. York Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • Education

    16 Years Experience

  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2001

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Vanderbilt Medical Center, 2220 Pierce Ave, Nashville, TN
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