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William H. Fissell MD, BS

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Dialysis
  • Nephrology


1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 2501
Nashville, TN 37232


  • English


  • Bachelor of Science - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1992
  • Doctor of Medicine - Case Western Reserve University, 1998
  • Residency - Case Western Reserve University Hospitals, 2000
  • Research Fellowship - University of Michigan Health System, 2001
  • Fellowship - University of Michigan Health System, 2002

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Patient Comments

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Dr Fissell was professional in every regard and most welcoming. He was inquisitive and detailed in reviewing my issues and provided great comfort to me wherein I can rely on his care of me!
May 13, 2024
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An exceptional experience with Dr. Fissell. Probably, the best ever with any doctor. Definitely, going a long way toward restoring faith in the medical field.
April 28, 2024
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April 25, 2024
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Awesome visit in every way
April 25, 2024
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Dr. Fissell is the best!
March 31, 2024
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Dr. Fissell was very personable and professional and humorous - liked him a lot!
March 16, 2024
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I have always had a positive experience with staff and provider whenever I am at Vanderbilt. I have numbers and means to communicate with providers if or when the need arise.
March 4, 2024
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He thoroughly went over everything and will take the extra effort to help me.
February 28, 2024
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Awesome provider, very thorough, personable, and good communicator. Dr Fisselll is very clearly one of the best!
January 14, 2024
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