Barbara G. Carranza Leon MD

Assistant Professor
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  • 238 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Cardiovascular Medicine
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    Diabetes and Endocrinology
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    Endocrinology and Metabolism
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    General Surgery
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    Lipid Disorders

Locations (3)

1215 21st Avenue South, 8th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 22200
Nashville, TN 37204


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  • Doctor of Medicine - Cayetano Heredia University
  • Fellowship - Mayo Clinic
  • Internship - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Residency - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2015

Patient Comments

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*Dr. Carranza-Leon listened, expressed care, concern of my condition/situation. She encouraged, provided a personal touch to my care.
June 29, 2020
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Dr. Carranza has been true inspiration on my weight loss journey as well as getting my thyroid back on track. Half way through the goal and I am beyond Blessed to have Dr. Carranza a my doctor
June 3, 2020
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actually it was excellent
May 29, 2020
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Very positive first meeting. I felt she took the time to prepare for our appointment and listened to me during the visit.
May 28, 2020
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Dr Carranza provided me with evidence based information (info from studies completed & ongoing) to help me in making a decision about my care. She is very personable and not just into numbers.
May 26, 2020
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She is wonderful! Vanderbilt is blessed to have her on staff!
May 20, 2020
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She is an excellent doctor who truly listens to concerns and makes me feel like I have a vital say so in my healthcare.
May 6, 2020
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Dr. has always provided excellent care with great concern for my welfare in all areas.
May 3, 2020
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Barbara is very sweet, caring, understanding, and helpful. I feel she really cares about me as an individual. I am not just another patient. She makes you feel special.
April 24, 2020
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