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Eric D. Austin MD, MSCI

Director, Vanderbilt Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Program, Director, Vanderbilt MSCI Training Program, and Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Areas of Expertise

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    Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
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    Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine
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    Pulmonary Hypertension
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    Rare and Common Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases



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  • Doctor of Medicine - Emory University, 2001
  • Master of Science in Clinical Investigation - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2008

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Pulmonology - American Board of Pediatrics, 2008

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Excellent care & support
August 31, 2021
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I have seen *Austin since I was 10. I will never recommend anyone higher than I do him.
July 7, 2021
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We love *Dr. Austin & the pulmonary team at Vanderbilt Children's!
June 30, 2021
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*Doctor Eric Austin did a great job explaining and showing concern for my son.
April 9, 2021
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*Dr. Austin does a superb job w/listening & addressing our concerns. We don't ever feel rushed and he takes an adequate amount of time to assess our son.
December 21, 2020
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*Dr. Austin is incredible! I wish there were a higher scale to rate him in - he is kind, empathetic, thorough. Speaks at a level that a child and adult can both engage - Vanderbilt is LUCKY to have him as a doctor.
November 9, 2020
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