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Benjamin F. Byrd MD

Director, Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, and Professor of Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • General Cardiology
  • Heart Valve Diseases


1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232


  • English
  • French


  • Doctor of Medicine - Vanderbilt University, 1977
  • Post Graduate Training - Harvard University, 1979
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1981
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1983
  • Post Graduate Training - University of California San Francisco Medical Center, 1984

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1981
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983

Patient Comments

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Love Dr. Byrd - he is concerned enough but doesn't scare me with all the updates I need
July 1, 2023
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May 25, 2023
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April 18, 2023
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Dr Byrd is exceptional in ever area.
April 12, 2023
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Dr Byrd is great.
April 9, 2023
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Dr.Byrd is an Execeptional physician and a very fine man. Appointments with him are always superb!!!
February 8, 2023
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Always is concerned with my health
January 27, 2023
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Dr. Byrd's manner and concern are excellent.
January 25, 2023
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All the care providers presented their action and care in a very professional ways.
September 30, 2022
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