Walter K. Clair MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, and Executive Medical Director/Chief Medical Officer, Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
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  • 195 ratings
  • 14 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
4323 Carothers Parkway, Suite 405
Franklin, TN 37067

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
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1991
  • 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.
Dr. Clair has provided outstanding care, explanation, and education concerning my situation for 12 years. I feel very blessed to have a doctor of his stature and concern watching over my health.
July 22, 2020
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excellent rapport with Dr. Clair
June 3, 2020
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Awesome.
June 3, 2020
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*Dr. Clair is exceptional.
April 7, 2020
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*Dr. Clair always takes time to answer questions and explain the plan of action. We have the utmost trust in him!
March 20, 2020
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Pulled up previous images and sketched a diagram to aid my understanding. He explains complicated matter in a easy-to-understand manner.
Februray 14, 2020
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Was impressed with drs. time talking to me & discussing my problem.
October 8, 2019
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Always a good experience with *Dr. Clair.
October 8, 2019
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I've been seeing Dr. Clair for 22 years and I would recommend him to anyone! I am thankful for him and his excellent care of me!
September 30, 2019
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