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Lawrence S. Gaines PhD, MA, BA

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
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  • 82 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Adult Psychiatry
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    Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
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    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
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Conditions and Treatments

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    Individual Psychotherapy

Locations (2)

1301 Medical Center Drive, Suites 1660 and 3701
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 20500
Nashville, TN 37204


  • Bachelor of Arts, 1965
  • Master of Arts - University of Maryland, College Park, 1968
  • Doctor of Philosophy - University of Maryland, College Park, 1972
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Patient Comments

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very professional and caring
June 29, 2021
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Dr Lawrence referred me to a neurologist-psychologist.
April 22, 2021
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It was an excellent first meeting with Dr. Gaines.
April 20, 2021
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Great experience a very understanding doctor.
April 2, 2021
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Dr. games was very helpful and knowledgeable and I am looking forward to my next visit with him.
March 14, 2021
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I have had a great experience with Dr Gaines and telehealth.
March 9, 2021
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very comfortable experience.
March 5, 2021
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Good experience
March 1, 2021
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I think Dr. Gaines is a genius. No fooling around. He got straight to my soul and had homework for me in 50 minutes. Now I'm just trying to figure out how to schedule another appointment!!
Februray 25, 2021
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