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Rachel C. Forbes MD, MBA, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery, Chief, Division of Kidney & Pancreas Transplantation, and Surgical Director of Living Donor Kidney Transplantation
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  • 81 ratings
  • 11 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Dialysis Access
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    Kidney and Pancreas Transplant
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    Laparoscopic Kidney Donor Surgery
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    Pancreas Transplantation
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    Pediatric Kidney Transplant
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    Pediatric Surgery
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    Renal Transplantation
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    Renal/Kidney Transplantation
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    Transplant Surgery

Location

1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 2501
Nashville, TN 37232

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2005
  • Master of Business Administration - Vanderbilt University, 2013
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Board Certifications

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery, 2011
  • Surgical Critical Care - American Board of Surgery, 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.
Great experience she was sweet and made us feel comfortable.
November 17, 2020
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The care provider spent the appropriate time with me and example to me what I needed know about my kidneys and future situations due to my kidneys.
September 14, 2020
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No problems.
September 9, 2020
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Knowledgeable & friendly, answered my questions thoroughly.
August 12, 2020
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THe visit was less than 15 min, but *Dr. Forbes took adequate time to discuss my surgery and the way she was panning to remove the organ.
June 4, 2020
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*Dr. Forber is an outstanding doctor. One I trust very much.
June 2, 2020
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Since I've been through this process before I was concerned with how Dr. Forbes and I communicated. The interaction was great.
April 24, 2020
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Good.
March 17, 2020
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Gave me good experience was thorough and friendly and gave me a lot of information on my condition. Pleased with her attention to my concerns.
March 4, 2020
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