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Kelly H. Schlendorf MD, MHS

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Director, Heart Failure and Transplant, and Medical Director, Adult Heart Transplant Program
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  • 145 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Cardiovascular Medicine
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    Congestive Heart Failure
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    Heart Transplant
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    Heart Transplantation
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    Mechanical Circulatory Support

Locations (2)

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


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  • Doctor of Medicine - Emory University, 2005
  • Residency, Internal Medicine - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 2008
  • Master of Health Science - Johns Hopkins University, 2011
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Medicine - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 2011
  • Fellowship, Heart Failure & Transplantation - Duke University Health System, 2012

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011
  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2014

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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.
Awesome, caring, attentive, informative, knowledgeable
October 28, 2021
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October 12, 2021
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I really like Dr Schlendorf. She seems to really care about her pts.
August 27, 2021
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Best Doctor any one could ask for would highly recommend her to any one
August 26, 2021
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Love dr. Schlendorf, and nurses. Very comfortable and happy with treatment I have received.
August 24, 2021
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All the doctors there are top notch. Dr Shlendore is the best.
August 2, 2021
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Kelly is A+ in ALL regards!
July 19, 2021
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Dr. Schendorf is outstanding! She is compassionate. And always listens' and give complete and informative responses.
July 6, 2021
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Took time to listen - provided new options for treatment -
June 22, 2021
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