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Robert N. Piana MD

Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Interventional Program, and Professor of Medicine
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  • 281 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Cardiovascular Medicine
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    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy & Inherited Disease
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    Interventional Cardiology
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    Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Vascular Disease


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


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  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Pennsylvania, 1987
  • Internship - Massachusetts General Hospital, 1988
  • Residency - Massachusetts General Hospital, 1990
  • Fellowship - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1994

Board Certifications

  • Interventional Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1999
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2019

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 Piana is an absolutely OUTSTANDING physician. He cares as if you are a family member, always prepared, reviews all clinic notes before entering exam room. Discusses all his thoughts with my wife and I making us feel a part of our medical care. We have never had such a wonderful Dr. Thank you to Dr. Piana and to Vanderbilt.
October 15, 2021
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The doctor is always caring and patient.
October 1, 2021
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Dr Piana is excellent!
September 25, 2021
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Dr. Piana is an outstanding physician, took his time and addressed all my questions.
September 6, 2021
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Excellent in every way! Fantastic physician! Takes time to actually talk to patient!
August 27, 2021
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Dr Piana is a wonderful caring Doctor!
August 27, 2021
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We love *Dr. Piana.
August 25, 2021
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August 18, 2021
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I love *Dr. Piana - He's the best. Shows he cares, listens to you, genuine, takes time to talk. Never mind coming to dr. to see him. He's a busy man - sometimes hard to get appt. in timely manner.
July 30, 2021
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