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David A. Edwards MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Pain Medicine, and Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Neurological Surgery
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  • 46 ratings

About David A. Edwards

Areas of Expertise

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    Cancer Pain Management
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    Cancer pain
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    Chronic Back Pain
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    Interventional Pain
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    Neuropathic Pain
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    Pain Management
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    Pain Medicine
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    Peripheral Nerve injuries


1301 Medical Center Drive, The Vanderbilt Clinic, Suite 4648
Nashville, TN 37232

Programs and Clinics


  • Doctor of Philosophy - University of Maryland, 2004
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Maryland, 2008
  • Chief Residency - University of Florida Health Sciences Center, 2012
  • Residency in Anesthesiology - University of Florida Health Sciences Center, 2012
  • Fellowship - Massachusetts General Hospital, 2013

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology, 2014
  • Pain Medicine - American Board of Anesthesiology, 2015

Patient Comments

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Physicians extremely focused on medical questions/concerns and plans to help address my medical conditions w/sincere dedication.
January 7, 2021
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This visit was great, got to see doctor instead of a NP or fellow.
September 2, 2020
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*Dr. Edwards was excellent.
August 7, 2020
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