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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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  • 84 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

Conditions and Treatments

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    EGD with Bravo Placement
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    EGD with Dilation
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    EGD with Peg Placement
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    Enteroscopy (Push)
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    Esophageal Manometry
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    Flexible Sigmoidoscopy


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.
I really like *Dr. Vaezi. I have been to see him twice, and his care and concern was top notch. The treatment he gave me has eliminated the problem I have had for 5+ years!!
March 7, 2022
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Very knowledgeable. Explained my care and what to expect.
December 7, 2021
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The very best experience I have ever had at a hospital. *Dr. Vaeji took care of my every need and procedure completely healed me!! Impressed in every aspect!
October 15, 2021
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I honestly felt my care provider wants me to get well and he showed great concern over my problems.
October 8, 2021
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Great experience. *Dr. Vaezi was great "excellent bedside manner on how he explained every8thig to the detail. Gave me a grater understanding of my condition. Made me feel better about myself.
July 13, 2021
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Great experience, very pleasant answered all my concerns, did not seem to be in a rush, as some are, explaining all avenues of treatment for diagnosis of my problem. Also, seem to have concern & explained well the tests I would need.
May 4, 2021
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I liked. Dr Vaezi. friendly and seemed to care.
April 24, 2021
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I love *Dr. Vaizi & staff!!
April 23, 2021
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I like this doctor. He is easy to talk to and seems very skilled in his field.
April 6, 2021
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