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Byron F. Stephens MD, MSCI

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, and Residency Program Director
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  • 263 ratings

About Byron F. Stephens

Areas of Expertise

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    Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
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    Cervical Spine
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    Neurologic Surgery
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    Spinal Deformity
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    Spinal Surgery
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    Spine, Comprehensive

Conditions and Treatments


1215 21st Avenue South, Suites 3200 and 4200
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health Hendersonville
128 North Anderson Lane
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 23108
Nashville, TN 37204


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  • Master of Science in Clinical Investigation - Vanderbilt University, 2022
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee Knoxville
  • Fellowship - Emory University
  • Residency - Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2018

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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.
He seemed very rushed which was not the way he usually is.
July 18, 2023
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July 18, 2023
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Dr. Stephens is outstanding, takes a thorough history and exam, listens to my concerns, and addresses the problem thoroughly.
July 10, 2023
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Love Dr Stephens
June 12, 2023
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On all levels he was the best I have ever seen. Told me all options, asked my opinions as well, very nice and friendly, very comforting. Was thorough in explaining what was wrong, extremely knowledgeable
June 10, 2023
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I have already told many people bout my experience at Vanderbilt and about *Dr. Byron Stephens II. He is an excellent doctor and I am pain free now.
June 6, 2023
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Dr Eldrod was awesome. Very concerned with my concerns I had going on. Was able to pinpoint my issue as to why I was hurting in my lung area. He was not in a rush, sat & was willing to listen, I did not feel rushed.
June 2, 2023
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I would recommend you guys all the time
May 22, 2023
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I was so impressed with Dr Stephens. He was my second opinion. Thankful I came to him. He addressed every issue I had in detail was so kind and explained everything in detail. Put me at ease with all my back and hip issues. Thanks to him and his staff. They were wonderful also.
May 21, 2023
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