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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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  • 146 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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    Heart and Vascular
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    Mechanical Circulatory Support


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


  • 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.
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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*Dr. Schlendorf took the time to answer my questions.
May 18, 2021
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*Dr. Schlendorf is a very professional and caring doctor she is at the top of her profession.
May 13, 2021
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*Dr. Schlendog consistently listens, describes course of treatment, and ensures patient understanding.
April 20, 2021
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Due to distance - for transplant only care provider is excellent!!
March 25, 2021
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Februray 8, 2021
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*Amber Pollick, spent a fair amount of time listening and explaining my questions and addressing any problems I have.
December 18, 2020
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