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Ken Monahan MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine
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  • 204 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Cardiovascular Medicine
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    Coronary Heart Disease
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    General Cardiology
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    Heart Valve Diseases
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    Heart and Vascular

Conditions and Treatments

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    Abnormal Echocardiogram / Abnormal Nuclear Study / Abnormal Cardiac MRI / Abnormal Stress Test / Abnormal Diagnostic Study
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    Angina (chest pain)
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    Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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    Heart Murmur
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    Myocardial Infarction (MI, heart attack)
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    NSTEMI (Non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction)
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    Cardiac Clearance for Non-Heart Procedure


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

Programs and Clinics


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  • Masters of Science - University of Virginia, 1997
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Virginia, 2001
  • Internship - Case Western Reserve University Hospitals, 2002
  • Residency - Case Western Reserve University Hospitals, 2004
  • Cardiology Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2008

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008

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 Monahan is the best!
September 19, 2022
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I always recommend Vanderbilt
August 5, 2022
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*Dr. Manahan has always been excellent & receptive to patient needs.
June 7, 2022
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*Dr. Monahan is outstanding! His sense of humor & ability to listen are above average.
March 28, 2022
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I think his a good doctor.
March 23, 2022
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Excellent care was given to understanding reason for visit and easy to communicate with physician.
January 24, 2022
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HAVE RECOMMENDED Dr Monahan and Vanderbilt on many occasions
January 23, 2022
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Very professional
November 22, 2021
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My doctor was very thorough in questioning me about the medical problem for which I came to see him about. He thoroughly discussed the options for diagnosing what was causing the symptoms and asked me to return in 2 months so that we could be sure that the issue was resolved.
October 27, 2021
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