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Shaan S. Patel MD, BA

Assistant Professor | Department of Orthopaedic Surgery | Division of Hand & Upper Extremity

Areas of Expertise

  • Elbow Surgery
  • Fractures
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Sports Medicine


Vanderbilt Health Hendersonville
128 North Anderson Lane
Hendersonville, TN 37075
1405 West Baddour Parkway, Suite 102
Lebanon, TN 37087
5002 Crossings Circle, Suite 230
Mount Juliet, TN 37122


  • English


  • Bachelor of Arts - Emory University, 2007
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2015
  • Residency - Florida Orthopaedic Institute, 2019
  • Chief Residency - Florida Orthopaedic Institute, 2020
  • Fellowship in Orthopaedic Hand and Upper Extremity - Cleveland Clinic, 2021
  • Fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery - Sydney Shoulder Research Institute, 2022

Patient Comments

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Everything was explained and all questions were answered
April 16, 2024
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Dr Patel was excellent and thorough
April 4, 2024
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Dr. Patel had a great bedside manner. He took his time, did not rush and explained everything clearly.
April 3, 2024
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Al though sugery has no taken place yet I beleave Dr. Partel knowes what he is doing
March 19, 2024
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Dr. Patel is great. Highly recommend.
March 18, 2024
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This experience was off the charts. These people are true professionals.
March 13, 2024
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Very Knowledgeable and Caring Professional experience *
March 3, 2024
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Dr. Patel was the most caring provider I have seen
March 1, 2024
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Good experience
February 28, 2024
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