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Charles L. Cox MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fellowship Director, Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery, and Team Physician - Vanderbilt University and Nashville Predators
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  • 698 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Adolescent Sports Medicine
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    Adult Orthopaedics
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    Orthopaedic Surgery
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    Sports Medicine

Locations (4)

1215 21st Avenue South, Suites 3200 and 4200
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health Belle Meade
6002 Highway 100
Nashville, TN 37205
5002 Crossings Circle, Suite 230
Mount Juliet, TN 37122


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  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Internship - Charity Hospital of New Orleans, Louisiana State University Medical Center
  • Master of Public Health - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Residency - Tulane Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2010
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2013

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.
Highly recommend Dr. Cox
March 12, 2022
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I absolutely LOVE Dr. Cox. He is the best doctor/surgeon I have ever had. I feel so lucky he's my doctor.
March 9, 2022
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Dr. Cox is amazing! He explains the progress made since surgery, explains the goals moving forward and listens to my input.
March 6, 2022
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Dr Cox awesome guy
Februray 27, 2022
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Dr Cox is my number 1 choice for ortho.
Februray 24, 2022
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Good experience discussing pain medications and optional plans for post op pain.
Februray 21, 2022
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I would highly recommend this office and all their employees were above and beyond my experience in a doctors office!!
Februray 18, 2022
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Dr. Cox was very thorough and answered all of my questions. He seems like an excellent doctor.
Februray 15, 2022
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Dr. Cox was empathetic he listened...drew pictures and outlines his plan. He was able to discern quickly why I was there..and shared his plan and follow up. He also adjusted his plan w/o any ego or pushback when I opted to skip PT. I am very appreciative for his time, care, and expertise.
Februray 14, 2022
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