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Austin N. Kirschner MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
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  • 130 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
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    Leukemia, Acute and Chronic
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    Lymphoma, Low, Intermediate, and High Grade
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    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
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    Prostate, Bladder, and Kidney Cancer
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    Radiation Oncology


  • Doctor of Philosophy - Northwestern University, 2007
  • Doctor of Medicine - Northwestern University, 2009
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2014

Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology - American Board of Radiology, 2015

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. Kirschner's care has been exceptional! He has gone to lengths answering my questions and providing information on options for treatment, medications and expectations for side effects. He is never hurried and has responded quickly on MHAV portal. His advice has been excellent. I feel fortunate to have him as my radiation oncologist!
July 30, 2021
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*Dr. Kirschner's performance was flawless, it always is. *Dr. Kirschner always goes far beyond requirements to provide excellent, compassionate care.
July 26, 2021
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Very Good
July 19, 2021
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June 26, 2021
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*Dr. Kirschner is exceptional. He always has plenty of time to discuss any concerns that I have. I would rate him a 10 but the scale only goes to 5.
June 25, 2021
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*Dr. Krischner is the most caring compassionate doctor you will ever find! Vanderbilt is very fortunate to have him on staff.
June 21, 2021
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I consider *Dr. Kirschna a world class radiation oncologist. I have been tremendously impressed by the breadth of his knowledge.
June 3, 2021
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We always speak up for Vanderbilt and recommend their care because for had a good outcome for prostate cancer.
May 28, 2021
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April 28, 2021
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