Dr. James Alan Tumlin MD Nephrologist

Dr. James Tumlin is a nephrologist in Chattanooga, Tennessee and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Parkridge Medical Center and University of Tennessee Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of South Florida College of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. He is one of 15 doctors at Parkridge Medical Center and one of 44 at University of Tennessee Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Parkridge Medical Center

University of Tennessee Medical Center
High performing in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986–1989

Emory University
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1989–1991

University of South Florida College of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

TN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy
Tumlin JA, Rudnick MR

Association of Elevated Urinary Concentration of Renin-Angiotensin System Components and Severe AKI.
Alge, J. L.,Karakala, N.,Neely, B. A.,Janech, M. G.,Tumlin, J. A.,Chawla, L. S.,Shaw, A. D.,Arthur, J. M.

The effect of the selective cytopheretic device on acute kidney injury outcomes in the intensive care unit: a multicenter pilot study.
Tumlin, J. A.,Chawla, L.,Tolwani, A. J.,Mehta, R.,Dillon, J.,Finkel, K. W.,Dasilva, J. R.,Astor, B. C.,Yevzlin, A. S.,Humes, H. D.

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