Dr. David Raiford MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. David Raiford is a gastroenterologist in Nashville, Tennessee and is affiliated with Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 31 doctors at Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics
Ranked #24 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985 - 1988

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Transplant Hepatology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Rupture and hemorrhage of hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia.
Becker, Y. T., Raiford, D. S., Webb, L., Wright, J. K., Chapman, W. C., Pinson, C. W.

Experience with neoral versus sandimmune in primary liver transplant recipients.
Pinson, C. W., Chapman, W. C., Wright, J. K., Hunter, E. B., Awad, J. A., Raiford, D. S., Payne, J. L., Geevarghese, S., Blair, T. K., Van Buren, D. H.

Kupffer cell stimulation with Corynebacterium parvum reduces some cytochrome P450-dependent activities and diminishes acetaminophen and carbon tetrachloride-induced liver injury in the rat.
Raiford, D. S., Thigpen, M. C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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