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S B. Tanner MD, CCD

Director of Osteoporosis Clinic, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Divisions of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology, Co-Founder Vanderbilt Asthma Sinus Allergy Program, and Best Doctors in America, 2017
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  • 352 ratings
  • 50 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Adult Asthma
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    Adult Rhinitis
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    Adult Sinusitis
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    Allergy / Immunology
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    Allergy and Asthma
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    Osteoporosis
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    Rheumatoid Arthritis
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    Rheumatology

Conditions and Treatments

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    Bone Disease - Osteoporosis

Location

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - Wake Forest University, 1983
  • Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1984
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1986
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1989
  • Certified Clinical Densitometrist

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1986
  • Allergy and Immunology - American Board of Allergy and Immunology, 1989
  • Rheumatology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1992

Patient Comments

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Very pleased with Dr Tanner
October 2, 2022
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Dr. Tanner had thoroughly reviewed my records prior to the visit.
September 29, 2022
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Dr Tanner is the most caring and thorough doctor I see. I have 100% confidence in him.
September 26, 2022
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*Dr. Tanner is one of my favorite physicians - in my whole life - at age 68! He pays close attention to my concerns and he shares his decision making with me.
August 30, 2022
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*Dr. Tanner went above and beyond to find all my records pertaining to my health issues. Explained everything to me in layman's terms & diagrams.Directed all his attention to me with understanding & compassion.
August 29, 2022
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*Dr. Tanner is the best physician I've had in Nashville, and I've been seeing him for over 20 years. He is outstanding.
August 29, 2022
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I always leave my encounters with Dr. Tanner amazed by the quality of our interaction. He exemplifies everything a doctor should do with and for their patients. He is by far my best doctor and I wish my other doctors were more like Dr. Tanner.
August 19, 2022
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Excellent
August 19, 2022
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Dr. Tanner is the most eminent and capable physician in this field. He makes a point of being up to date on every treatment protocol, implications for individual patients and follow up for effectiveness in promoting patient health.
August 12, 2022
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