Dr. Stephen A Capizzi MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Stephen Capizzi is a pulmonologist in Nashville, Tennessee and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital and University of Tennessee Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Capizzi accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital and one of 44 at University of Tennessee Medical Center who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: Critical Care Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital

University of Tennessee Medical Center
Ranked #28 in Pulmonology

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996–1999

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 1999–2002

Eastern Virginia Medical School
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 12 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 11 years in Critical Care Medicine

TN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Desquamative interstitial pneumonia and respiratory bronchiolitis-associated interstitial lung disease.
Ryu, J. H.,Myers, J. L.,Capizzi, S. A.,Douglas, W. W.,Vassallo, R.,Decker, P. A.

Does infection play a role in the pathogenesis of pulmonary vasculitis?
Capizzi, S.A., Specks, U.

Effects of carboxy-terminal modifications of proteinase 3 (PR3) on the recognition by PR3-ANCA.
Capizzi, S.A., Viss, M.A., Hummel, A.M., Fass, D.N., Specks, U.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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