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Paul Sternberg, Jr, MD

  • G.W. Hale Professor and Chair, Vanderbilt Eye Institute
  • Chief Medical Officer, Vanderbilt Medical Group
  • Chief Patient Experience Officer, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, School of Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology, 1985


  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Chicago, 1979
  • Internship - University of Chicago Medical Center, 1980
  • Residency - Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1983
  • Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 1984


2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
  • Always a pleasure to see *Dr. Sternberg!!
    Patient | April 30, 2019
  • I can't imagine a more caring, brilliant physician. He is great with his patients and his staff seem to hold him in very high regard. The atmosphere of the clinic is friendly & supportive.
    Patient | April 5, 2019
  • I was very impressed w/*Dr. Stemberg and his staff.
    Patient | January 10, 2019
  • No problems. #7. N/A. Return appt.
    Patient | January 7, 2019
  • I have the highest respect for an confidence in *Dr. Sternberg. He is the kind of doctor everyone hopes for; skillful, kind, informative, friendly, honest & encouraging.
    Patient | September 27, 2018