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About Hayes Endocrine and Diabetes Center

Andrea Hayes, MD, and the staff at Hayes Endocrine and Diabetes Center in Nashville, Tennessee, provide expert treatment for diabetes and other endocrine disorders, including those of the thyroid, parathyroid, pituitary and adrenal glands, testes, and ovaries.

As an endocrinologist and diabetes expert, Dr. Hayes bases her treatments on her own experience with diabetes to help her patients receive dynamic, comprehensive treatment for all endocrine-related conditions. Dr. Hayes' strong interest in the primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease is manifest by her group's diligence in treating not only diabetes, but also hypertension and dyslipidemias.  Her research at Vanderbilt dealt with weight gain and obesity in diabetic patients.  She strongly believes in helping patients control their weight with lifestyle modification and pharmacologic therapy as indicated.

Featuring a warm, friendly staff of nurse practitioners who all assist Dr. Hayes to provide treatment for diabetes and endocrine problems, Hayes Endocrine and Diabetes Center has the main goal of providing compassionate, state-of-the-art services, including the latest in insulin pumps and implantable glucose sensors. Dr. Hayes believes in using effective methods that address endocrine issues in a straightforward manner.

The team at Hayes Endocrine and Diabetes Center prides itself on providing timely care. Patients can usually get in for an appointment within two weeks of their initial phone call. Call Hayes Endocrine and Diabetes Center or use the online booking feature to schedule your visit today.

Endocrine System

    Endocrine System


    The endocrine system is made of eight major glands, each of which secretes different types of hormones that regulate metabolism, growth, and development, tissue function, reproduction, sleep and mood, among other things.


Dr. Hayes was honored for being both a patient and a physician using the Eversense Implantable Glucose Sensor. She is the first physician in Tennessee to start implanting glucose sensors. 

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Accepted Insurance

At Hayes Endocrine and Diabetes Center, we accept most major Insurance Providers. If you do not see your Insurance provider listed, please contact the office for more information.

Bright Health
Health Spring
United Health Care

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Words from our patients

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    " It's very easy to schedule appointments. Nurses are friendly and knowledgeable. Dr. Hayes and NPs are very professional and caring."

    Amy S.
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    "This place is amazing. I've had diabetes since I was three and I've never had doctors or nurses as compassionate, caring, and helpful as the people who work here. "

    Dorothy H.
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    "I was diagnosed with diabetes in 2016. I constantly struggled to find an endocrinologist until finding Dr. Hayes. I will definitely be back for all my diabetic needs."

    Shayla S.
Hayes Endocrine and Diabetes Center
501 28th Ave North
Nashville, TN 37209
Phone: 615-206-7852
Fax: 615-327-0643
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