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David M. Dantzler MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • Heart and Vascular
  • Hypertension
  • Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Vascular Disease



  • Doctor of Medicine - Meharry Medical College, 2007
  • Internship, Internal Medicine - Emory University, 2008
  • Residency, Internal Medicine - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2010
  • Cardiology Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2014
  • Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2015

Board Certifications

  • Interventional Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2016

Patient Comments

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Dr. Dantzler has always been very professional, informative, and kind. He's one of my favorite doctors.
May 18, 2024
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Dr. Danzler was patient and answered my questions.
May 16, 2024
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Dr. Dantzler was very friendly and answered all questions
May 14, 2024
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Dr. Dantzler was excellent. I made the long drive from Asheville NC to get a second opinion on my heart condition. Dr. Dantzler was very knowledgeable, patient and pleasant....everything you want in a doctor. I am glad I made the trip to Vanderbilt Heart.
May 11, 2024
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Doctor dansler is always takes his time and make sure that if I have any concerns that he asked me if I do and listen if I do.He is a very caring doctor
May 10, 2024
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Dr Dantzler has excellent bedside manner.. Seems very knowledgeable and explains ideas clearly
May 9, 2024
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Over all great
May 9, 2024
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All positive experience
May 8, 2024
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The Doctor was extremely patient with his busy schedule. Insured me, he will be covering all avenues regarding my health concerns.
May 7, 2024
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