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Kamran Idrees MD, MSCI, MMHC, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery, Ingram Associate Professor of Cancer Research, Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology & Endocrine Surgery, Director, Pancreatic and GI Surgical Oncology, and Director, Peritoneal Surface Malignancy/HIPEC Program
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  • 143 ratings

About Kamran Idrees

Areas of Expertise

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    Benign and Malignant Diseases of the Liver, Gallbladder, and Bile Ducts
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    Bile Duct Cancer
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    Colon and Rectal Surgery
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    Endocrine Cancer
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    Endocrine Surgery
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    GI Cancer Surgery
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    Gastroenterology Surgery
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    General Surgery
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    Hepatobiliary Cancer Surgery
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    Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation
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    Hepatobiliary and Liver Surgery
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    Kidney and Pancreas Surgery
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    Pancreatic Cancer Surgery
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    Surgical Oncology

Locations (2)

Vanderbilt Health Belle Meade
6002 Highway 100
Nashville, TN 37205


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  • Doctor of Medicine - Aga Khan University Medical College, 1999
  • Research Fellowship - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 2006
  • Residency - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 2008
  • Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2011
  • Fellowship - Washington University Medical Center, 2012
  • Master of Science in Clinical Investigation - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2016
  • Management in Health Care - Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management, 2017
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

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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. Idress is a patient centered provider, that listens, explains things in plain English, and demonstrates empathy & compassion.
May 11, 2021
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Very satisfied - would definitely recommend.
March 17, 2021
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March 16, 2021
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*Dr. Idrees was very good at explaining & answering questions.
Februray 16, 2021
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They did not make us feel as if they were in a hurry to get elsewhere.
December 22, 2020
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I would recommend Dr Idrees to everyone. I tell all folks in my area if you can possibly go to Vanderbilt you will get the best care.
December 9, 2020
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Saved my life.
September 15, 2020
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It was at least 20 min. The time he spent explaining was very appreciated. Now he was fast, but I've only met one doctor faster than him. But *Dr. Kamran Idrees is still good!!
September 10, 2020
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We love *Dr. Idrees. So thankful for him. He was able to do surgery in a timely manner. He's the best! Highly recommend him.
September 9, 2020
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