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Paul Sternberg MD

G.W. Hale Professor and Chair, Vanderbilt Eye Institute, Chief Medical Officer, Vanderbilt Medical Group, Chief Patient Experience Officer, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, School of Medicine
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  • 162 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Diabetic Retinopathy
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    Macular Degeneration
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    Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences


2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

Programs and Clinics


  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Chicago, 1979
  • Internship - University of Chicago Medical Center, 1980
  • Residency - Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1983
  • Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 1984

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology, 1985

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.
Very thorough examination in depth review.
November 19, 2020
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All that was necessary!
November 2, 2020
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*Dr. Sternberg is an amazing world class MD expert and an amazing human being. Brilliant & caring! The best!
October 22, 2020
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In addition to excellent medical care, it's like seeing an old friend. Impressive for a busy doctor.
October 12, 2020
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*Dr. Sternberg is a very competent and caring doctor. No one would I trust more to take care of my macular degeneration *AMD). I am 85 and I feel so blessed to have *Dr. Sternberg for my vision problems. He is always kind and caring.
October 2, 2020
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*Dr. Sternberg is a super dr. He always puts me at ease and explains what is going on. *Dr. Sternberg is extremely patient oriented.
August 20, 2020
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Dr Sternberg is an outstanding doctor and we has a great "bed side manner". it is a pleasure to see him and I feel confident in his diagnoses and treatments.
July 31, 2020
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Doctor was outstanding. Fellow was also excellent.
July 31, 2020
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*Dr. Paul Steinberg has always treated me with respect.
June 30, 2020
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