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Kelly H. Schlendorf MD, MHS

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Director, Heart Failure and Transplant, and Medical Director, Adult Heart Transplant Program

Areas of Expertise

  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support


1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
1670 West Main Street, Suite 160
Lebanon, TN 37087
1215 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37232


  • English


  • Doctor of Medicine - Emory University, 2005
  • Residency, Internal Medicine - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 2008
  • Master of Health Science - Johns Hopkins University, 2011
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Medicine - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 2011
  • Fellowship, Heart Failure & Transplantation - Duke University Health System, 2012

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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.
She really listens and explains
January 26, 2024
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She's the best
December 11, 2023
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Dr Schlendorf is always very caring and concerned about my heart health.
November 17, 2023
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Dr Schlendorff was a very caring and thorough Dr. It would be hard to do better than her, as far as asking questions and looking at the whole picture
October 23, 2023
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She has been recommended to many.
September 30, 2023
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Really great people assisted me.
August 26, 2023
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August 4, 2023
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All good
August 1, 2023
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Kelly Is A Wonderful Doctor!!!
June 12, 2023
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