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Jill Simmons, MD

Jill Simmons, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology Nashville, TN

Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 3601 The Vanderbilt Clinic
    Nashville, TN 37232
    Phone: (615) 322-3000

Dr. Simmons's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pediatric Endocrinology: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Dr. Simmons's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Associate Professor of PediatricsVanderbilt University Medical Center
    Nashville, TN
  • Assistant Professor of PediatricsVanderbilt University Medical Center
    Nashville, TN

Dr. Simmons's Education & Medical Training

  • University of ColoradoUniversity of ColoradoFellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology
  • University of ColoradoUniversity of ColoradoResidency, Pediatrics
  • U of TN, Memphis, Coll of MedUniversity of Tennessee College of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Simmons's Certifications & Licensure

  • TN State Medical LicenseTN State Medical License2006 - 2015
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatric Endocrinology

Dr. Simmons's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Castle-Connolly Medical, LtdBest Doctors in AmericaCastle-Connolly Medical, Ltd
  • Nashville Business JournalBest Doctors in NashvilleNashville Business Journal

Dr. Simmons's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • The REACH study (Research, Education, Advocacy, Clinical Care, Health
    The REACH study (Research, Education, Advocacy, Clinical Care, HealthNCRR/ NIH
    2007 - Present
  • Avoidance of sun exposure in patients who have had allogeneic stem cell transplants:
    Avoidance of sun exposure in patients who have had allogeneic stem cell transplants:NCRR/ NIH
    2010 - Present
  • A Randomized Trial of Metformin as Adjunct Therapy for Overweight Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes
    A Randomized Trial of Metformin as Adjunct Therapy for Overweight Adolescents with Type 1 DiabetesNCRR/ NIH
    2013 - Present
  • Neurohormonal Regulation Of Energy Balance Among Pediatric Brain Tumor Subjects
    Neurohormonal Regulation Of Energy Balance Among Pediatric Brain Tumor SubjectsNational Center For Research Resources
    2006 - 2006

Dr. Simmons's Professional Memberships

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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