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Jamie Phillip Dwyer Jr, MD


Professor of Medicine; Director, Nephrology Clinical Trials Center; Medical Director, Vanderbilt Dialysis East; Medical Director, Inpatient Dialysis/Apheresis

4.7 4.7 80 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Stones
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Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2003
Nephrology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006


MD - Brown University, 2000
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2006
Chief Residency - Mayo Clinic, 2004
Residency - Mayo Clinic, 2003


Vanderbilt Kidney Transplant Program
Vanderbilt Nephrology/Renal Transplant Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 2501
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr. Dwyer is a comfortable MD to work with.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Dr. Dwyer is very personable, compassionate and very intelligent doctor. I trust him impeccably.
Patient | October 14, 2016

I been with Dr. Dwyer since 2011 and he has been excellent with me. (Helped me with this kidney disease stage 3 and 5.)
Patient | October 11, 2016

He is the best!
Patient | October 6, 2016

I love Dr. Dwyer - he is smart, kind, and intelligent!
Patient | August 12, 2016

Dr. Dwyer clearly goes over everything with me, and he spends time listens to me, and is very concerned about my health problem.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Dr. Dwyer is for caring. He understands problem I have. Don't want to every change doctors -
Patient | July 28, 2016

Great Doctor Dwyer.
Patient | July 24, 2016

It is evident how much passion Dr. Dwyer has for treating his patients with the goal always how to make their life better quality. Excellent bedside manner. Always explains everything to me very thoroughly.
Patient | July 18, 2016

Very happy with Dr. Dwyer.
Patient | June 20, 2016

Seems like a great doctor, but wrong dr.
Patient | June 20, 2016

Dr. Dwyer is a really great doctor who discusses, informs, and listens well. I am so pleased that he is at Vanderbilt and hope that he stays for a long time, I have had two other doctors for my kidneys and he is the best by far of all of them.
Patient | June 1, 2016

Dr. Dwyer has more or less saved my life. We always discuss any problems I don't want to ever change doctors.
Patient | May 1, 2016

As stated before Dr. Dwyer is an excellent doctor, I've recommended him to several friends & family members with kidney issues.
Patient | April 28, 2016

Dr. Dwyer is an outstanding nephrologist, his treatment has resulted in a significant improvement in my kidney function. He is compassionate and has excellent bedside manners.
Patient | April 25, 2016

Dr. Dwyer has always been a very friendly, professionally caring, courteous doctor.
Patient | April 8, 2016

I so thankful for my doctor, well knowledgeable.
Patient | January 22, 2016

I have been to Dr. Dwyer for 6 years - great doctor.
Patient | January 12, 2016