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Otis B. Rickman, DO, BS

  • Director, Interventional Pulmonology
  • Associate Professor of Medicine and Thoracic Surgery
  • Co-Director, Lung Cancer Screening Program

Areas of Expertise

  • Cancer
  • Internal Medicine
  • Lung Cancer, Thymic Cancer and Mesothelioma
  • Pulmonary
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2005
  • Pulmonary Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2015

Education

  • Bachelor of Science - Oklahoma State University Stillwater, 1994
  • Doctor of Osteopathy - Oklahoma State University Tulsa, 1998
  • Residency - Mayo Clinic, 2001
  • Fellowship - Mayo Clinic, 2004

Locations

2220 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
  • *Dr. Rickman explained the procedure needed with confidence and clarity.
    Patient | November 19, 2019
  • *Dr. Rickman is a wonderful & caring doctor. Couldn't ask for anyone better.
    Patient | October 15, 2019
  • *Dr. Pickman is excellent. We are lucky to have him at Vandy.
    Patient | August 9, 2019
  • Excellent physician.
    Patient | June 11, 2019
  • Good.
    Patient | April 26, 2019