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John A. McPherson MD

Professor of Medicine, and Vice Chair for Education, Department of Medicine
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  • 188 ratings
  • 35 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Angina
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    Cardiovascular Medicine
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    Coronary Heart Disease
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    General Cardiology
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    Interventional Cardiology
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    Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Vascular Disease

Location

1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Languages

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    English

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - University of California Los Angeles, 1993
  • Internship - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1994
  • Residency - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1996
  • Cardiology Fellowship - University of Virginia Health System, 1999
  • Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology - University of Virginia Health System, 2000

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1999
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011

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 McPherson answered all my questions about my health that I asked. Provided prescriptions for my medications and answered my question about covid vaccine booster shot.
October 12, 2021
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Dr. McPherson is the best of the best. He is an excellent, wise Doctor He listens, cares, explains, is kind and thoughtful.
September 28, 2021
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Dr McPherson is the absolute best that Vanderbilt has
September 28, 2021
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Discussed future plans and timing and explained may never learn what caused my fall.
September 24, 2021
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Dr McPherson listened, explained, was very interested and caring.
September 23, 2021
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I consider myself very blessed to have Dr McPherson as my cardiologist. Always exceptional care with a great bedside manner.
September 21, 2021
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High quality, evidence based experience!
August 27, 2021
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*Dr. MacPherson was extremely professional, courteous, caring and knowledgeable. My appointment left me feeling very confident in the next steps.
August 20, 2021
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Good.
August 16, 2021
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