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Michael F. Vaezi PhD, MD, MS

Clinical Director, Division of Gastroenterology, Director of the Center for Swallowing and Esophageal Disorders, and Professor of Medicine
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  • 106 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Esophageal Diseases
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    Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
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    Nutritional Deficiencies and Weight Loss


1301 Medical Center Drive, Suites 1660 and 3701
Nashville, TN 37232


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  • Masters of Science - Case Western Reserve University, 1983
  • Doctor of Philosophy - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1988
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1992
  • Internship - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 1993
  • Residency - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 1995
  • Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic, 1996

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.
March 10, 2021
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I have been to other specialists to find out what is going on with my stomach problems without success. *Dr. Vaezi was able to diagnose my problem right away and give me information on how to treat it.
Februray 15, 2021
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*Dr. Vaezi is a pleasure to have as a doctor. He is very caring to my needs and takes time explaining everything during the office visit. I always recommend *Dr. Vaezi to family and friends!
Februray 5, 2021
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The physician was very detailed in explaining what my condition could be and the procedures he wanted to do.
January 21, 2021
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*Dr. Vaezi was very personable, and help put me much at ease. He explained everything as he saw it. I felt he really cared about helping me.
November 13, 2020
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*Dr. Vaezi is the best!
October 6, 2020
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*Dr. Vaezi was very warm, easy to speak with, explained options for further testing, professional, concerned & friendly. He was a pleasure to see.
September 1, 2020
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*Dr. Michael F. Vaezi was inadequately prepared for my visit because he had not received the correct medical records. "Why are you here?"
June 30, 2020
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The doctor was validating & explained things well.
June 26, 2020
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