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David T. Kent MD

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, and Director of Sleep Surgery
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  • 216 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Nose and Sinus Conditions
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    Otolaryngology Surgery
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    Sleep Disorders
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    Sleep Medicine
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    Sleep Related Surgery

Conditions and Treatments


1215 21st Ave. S., Floors 6-10
Nashville, TN 37232


  • Doctor of Medicine - Columbia University, 2010
  • Residency - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2015
  • Fellowship - University of Southern California Medical Center, 2016

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 2016
  • Sleep Medicine - American Board of Otolaryngology, 2018

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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 Kent is fantastic! I HIGHLY recommend him!!!
July 19, 2023
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Everything went real well the doctor explained my situation. And he was very helpful. I look forward to seeing him again because I know he's going to be able to help my situation. I pray that he will and I think Vanderbilt Vanderbilt for giving me the opportunity and giving that doctor an opportunity to help people really appreciate it
July 18, 2023
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Wow, Dr David spends all the time you need. First Rate!
June 26, 2023
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The doctor seem to have a lot of understanding what was going on with me and showed a lot of care
June 25, 2023
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Dr Kent has been thorough every time I see him. I like his bedside manner and his qualifications. I'm fortunate to be able to see him
June 23, 2023
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I was very impressed how Dr Kent discribed procedure, pros and cons in detail
June 20, 2023
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June 14, 2023
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Dr. Kent was very professional and informative.
May 10, 2023
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Fully recommended
May 7, 2023
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