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Kathryn M. Dahir MD

Director, Program for Metabolic Bone Disorders at Vanderbilt, and Professor of Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Parathyroid



  • Doctor of Medicine - Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2004

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've been a physician in an academic medical center and a physician executive. Vanderbilt is a 10/10 and unfortunately the center I served is a 3/13
May 15, 2024
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Dr. Dahir and her fellow are excellent.
April 8, 2024
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Dr. Dahir and her med student were both extremely kind and listened so well. She explained complex subjects to us in an easy to understand manner. She took her time and we never felt rushed. Dr. Dahir truly cares about her patient's well being!
April 7, 2024
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Thorough explanation of choices for treatment
April 2, 2024
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April 2, 2024
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My rare disease is complicated. Many of us have to fly to get to see Dr Dahir. A 15-minute appointment seems hard to squeeze all that's needed into.
March 28, 2024
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I am very satisfied with Dr. Dahir's knowledge and understanding of my condition. I am extremely happy with her.
March 19, 2024
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She's an excellent dr and I truly appreciate her help!
March 7, 2024
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Dr. Dahir is great!
March 7, 2024
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