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Barbara G. Carranza Leon MD

Associate Professor
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  • 205 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

Conditions and Treatments


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

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

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.
I usually love my doctor and she's been so helpful and is always kind, however, this last appointment just felt a little rushed. I'm sure it's due to holiday coming up and a full schedule but I wish we had chatted more in depth since it's been more than 6 months since our last appointment.
November 18, 2022
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Always recommend this provider. Excellent care.
November 15, 2022
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Was able to discuss my concerns.
November 7, 2022
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Excellent doctor Carranza Leon Discussed my A1C results over the past 12 months ..our plan to address my diabetes going forward.. She encouraged me to continue my plan diet exercise and weight loss goal she is genuinely concern about her patients health, listens and collaborates with them to get a plan to improve their health thank you
October 24, 2022
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October 20, 2022
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Phenomenal experience with a trusted professional. I am receiving excellent care and seeing great results based on her treatment plan.
October 19, 2022
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Dr. Carranza-Leon is an incredible physician. She genuinely loves what she does and it shows in every interaction. She is patient, kind, and incredibly knowledgeable. I am so lucky to be in her care.
October 11, 2022
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Dr. Carranza Leon took complete interest in my concerns & very much involved me in the decision making for treatment going forward.
October 6, 2022
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September 22, 2022
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