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Gregory G. Polkowski MD, MSCR

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
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  • 353 ratings

About Gregory G. Polkowski

Areas of Expertise

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    Adult Orthopaedics
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    Joint Replacement
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    Orthopaedic Surgery
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Locations (3)

1215 21st Avenue South, Suites 3200 and 4200
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health Belle Meade
6002 Highway 100
Nashville, TN 37205


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  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2004
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2009
  • Chief Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2009
  • Fellowship - Washington University Medical Center, 2010
  • Master of Science in Clinical Research - University of Connecticut, 2012

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2012

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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.
After having a total knee replacement the provider did not check progress in range of motion or ambulation.
March 17, 2022
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Dr.polkowski is unbeatable in all areas of patient care. I am so thankful to have him as my care giver
Februray 24, 2022
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Dr Polkowski is so outgoing, concerned, and helpful! He's great!
Februray 17, 2022
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Provided information I sought
Februray 17, 2022
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Good experience
Februray 17, 2022
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I suffered for over 2 months in pain with no diagnosis from my hometown doctor and specialist. I was diagnosed and given a treatment plan in less than 24 hours. Very impressed by expertise.
Februray 10, 2022
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Februray 10, 2022
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Excellent communication provided by Physician
Februray 8, 2022
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Dr. Polkowski was very attentive, he listened to my issues, explained the hip replacement surgery, options, recovery and answered all of my questions. I felt very relaxed visiting with him. He made the visit very personalized.
January 28, 2022
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