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Howard A Fuchs, MD


Associate Professor of Medicine; Director, Rheumatology Training Program; Top Doctors in America, 2017

4.8 4.8 255 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
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Board Certificates

Rheumatology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1986
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1984


MD - Vanderbilt University, 1981
Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1982
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1984
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1986


Vanderbilt Rheumatology
Vanderbilt Rheumatology Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37212

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Patient Comments

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Patient | September 17, 2018

Dr. Fuchs is fabulous - always attentive and caring. I trust him with my life.
Patient | September 12, 2018

Dr. Fuchs is trying to help diagnose an unknown condition that may or may not be in his area & appreciate that.
Patient | September 11, 2018

Dr. Fuchs is superlative... in every way. I would NEVER consider anyone else.
Patient | September 11, 2018

In 24 years I've never had a bad experience with Dr. Fuchs
Patient | September 4, 2018

11. I already have recommended Dr. Fuchs.
Patient | August 30, 2018

Very nice & took his time with me that I needed.
Patient | August 27, 2018

He lessons to my opinion on things.
Patient | August 27, 2018

I think that Dr. Fuchs is the best Rheumatoglist that Vandy has.
Patient | August 24, 2018

Always spends plenty of time & explains carefully. Includes me in all decisions which is very important to me.
Patient | August 24, 2018

I have a high level of confidence in Dr. Howard Fuchs and I trust Dr. Fuchs COMPLETELY.
Patient | August 4, 2018

Dr. Fuchs always goes beyond expectations for concern of my health and care.
Patient | July 20, 2018

Patient | June 29, 2018

Dr. Fuchs is an excellent physician. He is caring and very knowledgeable in the field of rheumatology. I am grateful to have him as my doctor.
Patient | May 28, 2018

Dr Fuchs is a great Dr. Very caring and prrsonable. Really listens to my questions and concerns.
Patient | May 15, 2018

I recommend Dr Fuchs to take car of future patients. He is wonderful. He has taken care pf me for a while My husband andI love him He is a joy to talk too I am glad that he is my doctor
Patient | May 1, 2018

Admire Dr. Turner-Winbush for her knowledge and care and concern for her patients
Patient | May 1, 2018

Always explains conditions and procedures in order to correct or make more comfortable.
Patient | April 23, 2018

Doctor trying to help figure out what my current condition changes mean and ordered blood tests which took several days to arrive; waiting on follow up
Patient | April 9, 2018

Best I ever had.
Patient | March 23, 2018

My doctor is great! Getting to him is the problem. It should not take me an hour to get into a room to be seen.
Patient | March 12, 2018

Dr. Fuchs did a great job of answering my questions. He was very knowledgeable about my condition and gave very thoughtful answers. He was kind and patient as well.
Patient | February 26, 2018

Dr. Fuchs establishes a very good relationship with his patients. He was very understanding has a good sense of humor that puts you at ease.
Patient | January 11, 2018

I have had very satisfactory long-term medical relationship with Dr. Fuchs. I hope that it continues as long as it can.
Patient | December 28, 2017

No problems.
Patient | December 4, 2017

Dr. Fuchs is a very kind man and seems to have compassion. He is so intelligent and answers my questions so that I understand.
Patient | November 17, 2017

Physician wrote correct medical spelling of diagnosis on paper for me.
Patient | November 7, 2017

Very good.
Patient | October 31, 2017

4. Because I have been on a medication for a long time, Dr. Fuchs contacted a specialist w/in Vandy to address my concerns & the research with regard to medication & need for another liver biopsy. Well done, Vandy!
Patient | September 30, 2017