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Walter K. Clair MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, and Vice Chair for Diversity and Inclusion, Department of Medicine
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    4.9
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  • 177 ratings
  • 30 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology
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    Arrhythmias
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    Atrial Fibrillation
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    Cardiac Electrophysiology
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    Cardiovascular Medicine
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    Implantable Defibrillator Insertion
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    Pacemaker Insertion

Locations (3)

1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204

Programs and Clinics

Languages

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    English

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - Harvard University, 1981
  • Internship - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1982
  • Chief Residency - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1984
  • Residency - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1984
  • Master of Public Health - Harvard University, 1985
  • Fellowship - Harvard University, 1985
  • Cardiology Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 1992
  • EP Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 1993

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1984
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1996

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.
He listened & answered any concerns I had - very nice - great - best experience w/dr. at Vandy the whole time. He actually listened.
March 4, 2022
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I would recommend Dr. Clair and staff to friends & family.
Februray 28, 2022
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Dr. Claire has cared for me for 15 plus years and has always had my best interest.
Februray 26, 2022
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#2. A+. *Dr. Clair has always been patient and went the extra to explain everything that was going on with me. Thank you. *Dr. Clair.
Februray 25, 2022
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Dr. Clair was one of the best doctors I've met in my 70 years. He took the time to explain everything in a very easy to understand manner. He never made me feel like he was in a hurry to finish. He was exactly what I always thought a great doctor should be.
Februray 22, 2022
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Dr Clair is the best
Februray 20, 2022
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Dr. Claire was excellent in every way!
November 29, 2021
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Dr. Clair is good at what he does. I picked him because of his experience in treating heart problems.
November 22, 2021
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No suggestions to improve
November 21, 2021
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