Dr. Christopher V Poole MD Nephrologist

Dr. Christopher Poole is a nephrologist in Chattanooga, Tennessee and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Parkridge Medical Center and The University of Tennessee Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of South Alabama College of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Poole accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 15 doctors at Parkridge Medical Center and one of 44 at The University of Tennessee Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Parkridge Medical Center

The University of Tennessee Medical Center
High performing in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–2001

University of Alabama Medical Center
Fellowship, Nephrology, 2001–2003

University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

AL State Medical License
Active through 2012

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

TN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FASN), American Society of Nephrology

Publications & Presentations

Treatment of catheter-related bacteraemia with an antibiotic lock protocol: effect of bacterial pathogen.
Poole, C. V., Carlton, D., Bimbo, L., Allon, M.

Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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