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Dr. Richard Tyson, MD

Dr. Richard Tyson, MD

Age 50 Sleep Medicine M
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Dr. Richard Tyson, MD is a sleep medicine specialist in Nashville, TN. Dr. Tyson completed a residency at Vanderbilt University Hospital. He currently practices at Mid State Pulmonary Associates and is affiliated with Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Tyson is board certified in Internal Medicine.


  • Vanderbilt University Hospital, Fellowship Hospital — 2005
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital, Residency Hospital — 2001
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1999
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine, Medical School — 1998
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine, Undergraduate School — 1993

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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I found Dr. Tyson to be extremely competent and a good listener. He addressed my concerns and fully explained options for my condition. I would unequivocally recommend him.
— Aug 14, 2019
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Dr. Tyson frequently treats Sleep Apnea, Respiratory Failure, and Respiratory Management.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown


  1. Mid State Pulmonary Associates

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      Mid State Pulmonary Associates
      300 20th Ave N Ste G4, Nashville, TN 37203 Existing Patients: (615) 284-5098
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