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Christopher R. Ellis MD, FACC

Professor of Medicine, Associate Professor of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, and Director, LAA Closure Program

Areas of Expertise

  • Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arrhythmias - Ablation
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Implantable Defibrillator Insertion


1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204


  • English
  • French


  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Rochester, 2000
  • Residency, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2004
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2005
  • EP Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2008
  • EP Fellowship - University of Michigan Health System, 2009
  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, 2012

Patient Comments

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Recommend Doctor as well as hospital all the time. Best there is.Doctor is great.
April 30, 2024
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Excellent care!
April 28, 2024
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Dr Ellis always answers any questions and never makes you feel rushed. He truly cares about the welfare of his patients.
April 27, 2024
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Dr. Ellis is the best!
April 26, 2024
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I was very impressed with Dr. Ellis on every level.
April 24, 2024
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I think I have answered this question.I had a nice experience.
April 3, 2024
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Excellent people
March 9, 2024
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Excellent care. An unexpected medical problem was discovered. An echocardiogram was performed and done that afternoon. Based on the results, I was referred to a physician who specializes in treatment of my problem.
March 5, 2024
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Dr Ellis was very impressive. Outstanding knowledge and ability to educate us regarding the issues. Very courteous.
March 3, 2024
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