Associate Professor of Medicine, Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism

Professional Highlights

Dr. Carranza Leon's clinical interests involve outpatient and inpatient management of endocrinologic disorders.  Dr Carranza Leon’s primary clinical and research areas are lipid (cholesterol) disorders and medical management of obesity. Dr Carranza Leon is a diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Lipidology  and the American Board of Obesity Medicine. In 2015 Dr. Carranza Leon received a Young Investigator Award from the Women in Endocrinology Society.

Research Keywords

Lipid Disorders, Medical Weight Loss


Office Address:
1215 21st Avenue South, Medical Center East, South Tower, Room / Suite 8210, Nashville, TN 37232-8148