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Christopher R. Ellis MD, FACC

Associate Professor of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, and Director, LAA Closure Program
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  • 528 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology
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    Arrhythmias - Ablation
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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

Locations (2)

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


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  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Rochester, 2000
  • Residency, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2004
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2005
  • EP Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2008
  • EP Fellowship - University of Michigan Health System, 2009
  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, 2012

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 Ellis did not make me rushed, he explained my condition and weigh out taking medications with me and discussed risk factorsI felt he was attentive, professional and knowledgeable
June 17, 2022
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*Dr. Ellis is excellent. Never seems rushed. Always attentive.
June 15, 2022
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Could not have had better visit and left feeling doctor was more involved and knowledgeable of my circumstances than I expected. That made me feel he really cared about my health.
May 29, 2022
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Dr Ellis and the staff are outstanding. I could not ask for a better healthcare experience or provider.
May 28, 2022
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I have recommended *Dr. Ellis to 2 people with AFib.
May 25, 2022
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Excellent professional doctor I really like Dr. Ellis. He listens and cares about my health and overall needs.
May 18, 2022
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*Dr. Ellis is a leader in his field and a compassionate human being. He explains options clearly and invites questions or concerns. I'm grateful to have him as my physician.
May 18, 2022
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Dr. Ellis spent the time to understand what was going on concerning a stroke that I had.
May 18, 2022
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Great physician!
May 11, 2022
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