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David T. Kent MD

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, and Director of Sleep Surgery
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  • 315 ratings
  • 39 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Nose and Sinus Conditions
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    Otolaryngology
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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

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    Nose and Sinus Conditions
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    Sleep Disorders
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    Sleep-Related Surgery

Location

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

Education

  • 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.
I spent 20 to 25 minutes with Dr Kent. I am impressed with his care for his patients
October 15, 2021
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Dr Kent has a good bedside manner. He took the time to explain everything during the examination. He also discussed all treatment options in manners easy to understand.
October 12, 2021
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Dr. Kent did a great job of explaining my individual results from tests, etc. He also was very receptive to and addressed all of my questions concerning future treatment paths.
September 21, 2021
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He is incredibly kind, patient, knowledgeable, and helpful. I have complete trust in him and am so grateful!
September 15, 2021
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Best there is!
September 8, 2021
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Dr. Kent is GREAT!
September 8, 2021
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Very impressed with doctor Kent. Asked questions, listened, gentle with exam and straightforward. Highly recommend him.
August 29, 2021
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Always a good experience at Vanderbilt. Dr. Kent will be on my list of good doctors we have dealt with. He showed a genuine concern, was direct and showed willingness to make sure my health issues were being taken care of to the best of his ability. We will definitely be back to see him if I have any more issues. That is why we made the 2 1/2 hour trip to Nashville. We get the best care, are treated like people by people who express real concern for our well-being.
August 26, 2021
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Dr. Kent is an excellent physician who is thorough, approachable, kind, & sincerely concerned about providing excellent care.Dr. Kent also recalled that my family had been going through caring for my mother at the end of her life & inquired as to how I am doing now. Very compassionate doctor who seems to truly care about the whole patient.
August 26, 2021
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