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Alex B. Diamond DO, MPH

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Director, Program for Injury Prevention in Youth Sports, and Team Physician: Vanderbilt University, Nashville Predators, Nashville Sounds
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  • 123 ratings
  • 19 comments

About Alex B. Diamond

Areas of Expertise

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    Adolescent Sports Medicine
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    Adolescent and Young Adult Health
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    Orthopaedics
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    Pediatric Orthopaedics
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    Sports Medicine

Locations (4)

Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 36300
Nashville, TN 37204
2102 West Northfield Boulevard
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
1215 21st Ave. S., Suite 4200
Nashville, TN 37232
5002 Crossings Circle, Suite 230
Mount Juliet, TN 37122

Languages

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    English

Education

  • Doctor of Osteopathy - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2003
  • Internship - Delaware County Memorial Hospital - Crozer-Keystone Health System, 2004
  • Residency - Saint Christopher's Hospital for Children, 2007
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2008
  • Master of Public Health - Vanderbilt University, 2011

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics, 2011
  • Sports Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics, 2013

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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. Diamond is great doctor.
October 30, 2020
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*Dr. Diamond is the best!
October 28, 2020
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We appreciate that Dr. Diamond is genuinely concerned for our daughter's health. Although he might not be able to completely help, he referred us to other specialists to help.
October 7, 2020
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He is the best of the best.
September 14, 2020
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*Dr. Diamond is amazing!
August 26, 2020
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Dr. Diamond is always professional and personal. We appreciate the way he relates to us as parents and to our children.
August 4, 2020
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Dr. Diamond was excellence and so caring with my daughter. He spent time talking to us and helped make informed decisions. We are very thankful for his kindness and expertise!
July 23, 2020
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Alex Diamond was a very friendly and thorough examiner, I feel blessed to have had such great care.
July 20, 2020
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I asked my doctor if he also does PCP work because he's incredible. I felt listened to, cared about, safe, confident in his knowledge, like he has compassion but is also secure and confident in his knowledge. I loved how he had an idea of what my issue was but waited to give a diagnosis until there was sufficient diagnostic evidence and xrays were reviewed. He explained how my knees work and demonstrated with his hands. Several treatment options were presented and I was able to choose the ones that I wanted to do. We discussed contingencies if those didn't work. I felt my doctor's attention was fully with me during my appointment and not like he was in a rush to get to another patient or cross me off his list. The proposed treatments are indeed working and I was also impressed with his knowledge of the success rate of the vitamin just off the top of his head. I checked it out. He's right. I had a follow up yesterday to check on my progress and he very compassionately informed me that the speed of my progress (pretty steady but not especially rapid or miraculous) is the norm. I felt I had a better idea of what to expect after talking with him and felt comforted in the knowledge that this is a normal recover, though a little disappointed I'm in the "average" instead of miraculous category because I am really tired of being in pain and limited in my motions. Anyway, my doctor is phenominal and I wish I could go to him for every concern ever because he's the best doctor I've ever had. This man should be the industry standard.
July 18, 2020
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