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Marc L. Bennett MD, FACS

Professor of Otolaryngology, Quality Director - Department of Otolaryngology, and Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Areas of Expertise

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cochlear Implant Evaluation and Therapy
  • ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology)
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hearing and Speech Sciences
  • Otolaryngology
  • Otolaryngology Surgery
  • Otology and Neurotology
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Skull Base Surgery

Conditions and Treatments


1215 21st Ave. S., Floors 6-10
Nashville, TN 37232


  • English


  • Doctor of Medicine - Johns Hopkins University, 2000
  • Internship - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 2001
  • Residency - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 2005
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt Otology Group/The EAR Foundation, 2007
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 2006
  • Neurotology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 2008

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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.
Dr. Bennett is a wonderful doctor. He has been very thorough in evaluating my condition and giving me proper treatment. He is very kind and thoughtful in dealing with my concerns.
February 12, 2024
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De Bennett goes a live and beyond to consider overall health and welfare of patient. Incredible and thorough visits every time.
January 28, 2024
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Vanderbilt is a great place
December 30, 2023
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Dr. Bennett was excellent. He took time to address my questions. Great care.
December 29, 2023
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Dr. Bennett and his staff are thorough, thoughtful and patient. They clearly convey my diagnosis and the steps that can be taken to improve my hearing. I have complete confidence in the entire team and I am greatly that I am in their care.
December 22, 2023
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Dr. Bennett is an excellent provider!
December 17, 2023
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November 26, 2023
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November 10, 2023
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Dr Bennett was very concerned and took all the time I needed to answer my questions post surgery
November 6, 2023
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