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Shichun Bao MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
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  • 515 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Diabetes and Endocrinology
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    Endocrine Diseases in Pregnancy
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    Endocrinology and Metabolism
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    Thyroid Disease and Thyroid Cancer


1215 21st Avenue South, 8th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232


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  • Doctor of Medicine - Shanghai Medical University, 1989
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Internship - East Carolina University
  • Residency - East Carolina University

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2003
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2019

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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.
January 22, 2021
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BAO. 5 stars
January 20, 2021
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Very good.
January 19, 2021
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Everything was great
January 13, 2021
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The time spent was adequate.
December 23, 2020
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*Dr. Bao is great! She always cares about my medical care and about me as a person! She's always attentive and truly cares for her patients!
December 23, 2020
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Dr. Bao is excellent. I appreciate her expertise in helping me manage my type 1 diabetes and her abilityto make me feel comfortable and included in all decisions.
December 12, 2020
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Actually have recommended *Dr. Bao to others.
December 9, 2020
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Dr. Bao was very informative and she carefully addressed each one of my concerns. She explained everything in great detail. She is a great doctor and I will definitely continue to see her and recommend her to others.
November 22, 2020
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