Dr. N. Lawrence Edwards MD Rheumatologist

Dr. N. Edwards is a rheumatologist in Gainesville, Florida and is affiliated with UF Health Shands Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. Dr. Edwards accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at UF Health Shands Hospital who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliation

UF Health Shands Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Creighton University Affil Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974–1976

Creighton University Affil Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1973–1974

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Application of the OMERACT Filter to Measures of Core Outcome Domains in Recent Clinical Studies of Acute Gout.
Taylor, W. J.,Redden, D.,Dalbeth, N.,Schumacher, H. R.,Edwards, N. L.,Simon, L. S.,John, M. R.,Essex, M. N.,Watson, D. J.,Evans, R.,Rome, K.,Singh, J. A.

OMERACT Endorsement of Measures of Outcome for Studies of Acute Gout.
Singh, J. A.,Taylor, W. J.,Dalbeth, N.,Simon, L. S.,Sundy, J.,Grainger, R.,Alten, R.,March, L.,Strand, V.,Wells, G.,Khanna, D.,McQueen, F.,Schlesinger, N.,Boonen, A.,Boers, M.,Saag, K. G.,Schumacher, H. R.,Edwards, N. L.

A Delphi Exercise to Identify Characteristic Features of Gout -- Opinions from Patients and Physicians, the First Stage in Developing New Classification Criteria.
Prowse, R. L.,Dalbeth, N.,Kavanaugh, A.,Adebajo, A. O.,Gaffo, A. L.,Terkeltaub, R.,Mandell, B. F.,Suryana, B. P.,Goldenstein-Schainberg, C.,Diaz-Torne, C.,Khanna, D.,Lioté, F.,McCarthy, G.,Kerr, G. S.,Yamanaka, H.,Janssens, H.,Baraf, H. F.,Chen, J. H.,Vazquez-Mellado, J.,Harrold, L. R.,Stamp, L.,van de Laar, M. A.,Janssen, M.,Doherty, M.,Boers, M.,Edwards, N. L.,Gow, P.,Chapman, P.,Khanna, P.,Helliwell, P. S.,Grainger, R.,Schumacher, H. R.,Neogi, T.,Jansen, T. L.,Louthrenoo, W.,Sivera, F.,Taylor

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

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