Dr. Gaume was born in rural Kansas in 1950. He graduated with a BS in Biology from Loyola University of Los Angeles in 1972 and received his MD from the University of Southern California in 1976.
Dr. Gaume completed his training in Internal Medicine and in Endocrinology and Metabolism at the Los Angeles County-USC-Medical Center in 1981. He practiced endocrinology from 1981-1990 in the Los Angeles area before moving to Nashville to join Endocrinology-Diabetes Associates. Dr. Gaume practices full time at our St. Thomas office. He sees patients Monday THROUGH friday from 8-4
He is presently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt. Dr. Gaume is board certified in Internal Medicine and in Endocrinology and Metabolism.