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James L. Netterville MD

The Mark C. Smith Professor of Head and Neck Oncology, Director of Head and Neck Oncologic Services, Executive Vice Chair, Department of Otolaryngology, and Associate Director, Bill Wilkerson Center for Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences
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  • 241 ratings
  • 50 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Cancer
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    ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology)
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    Head and Neck Cancer
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    Otolaryngology
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    Otolaryngology Surgery
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    Skull Base Conditions
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    Skull Base Surgery
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    Thyroid Surgery
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    Upper Airway (Tracheal), Oral, Nasal, Lip, and Other Head and Neck Cancers

Conditions and Treatments

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    Skull Base Surgery
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    Thyroid Surgery

Location

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

Languages

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    English

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee, 1980
  • Internship - Methodist Hospital, 1981
  • Residency - Methodist Hospital, 1982
  • Fellowship - University of Iowa Healthcare, 1985
  • Residency - University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 1985

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 1985

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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.
Compassionate and caring Christian. The best!
December 16, 2022
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*Dr. Netterville was exceptional on my care & concerns I have with problem in roof of mouth. Recommend him highly, to others.
November 29, 2022
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*Dr. Netterville was amazing. I have a rare tumor and am quite nervous about my surgery but he is professional, reassuring and very confident and caring. The most humble, open and caring doctor I've ever met.
November 29, 2022
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This whole experience could not have been any better!!!!
November 21, 2022
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Dr Netterville and resident and PA were wonderful. I felt in very competent hands
November 18, 2022
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Dr. Netterville was great. He explained everything very well and helped me understand the procedure. He was very out going and made me feel very confident and comfortable.
October 14, 2022
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Dr. Netterville is a great doctor and a very caring individual.
October 7, 2022
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I would recommend Dr Netterville to anyone. He is so kind, compassionate and very caring toward the concerns of his patients
September 27, 2022
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Excellent in care and concern for our needs
September 26, 2022
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