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Hayden L. Shafer MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Family Medicine
  • HIV Prevention, Including Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Urgent Care


2608 8th Avenue South, Suite 102B
Nashville, TN 37204


  • English


  • Doctor of Medicine - East Tennessee State University, 2017
  • Residency in Family Medicine - University of North Carolina Health Care System, 2020

Board Certifications

  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine, 2020

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.
Very good
March 19, 2024
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He's been the best doctor I've had in general. He shows genuine care and takes the time to explain what's necessary to provide an informed decision on treatment.
March 18, 2024
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Love Dr Hayden
March 15, 2024
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Very good
February 28, 2024
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Doctor Shafer is awesome
February 21, 2024
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Dr Shafer is great, he is very easy to talk with and I feel he is honest and gives me his real opinion
February 9, 2024
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Dr. Shafer was fantastic! He was clearly familiar with my chart and took the time to listen and address any concerns
February 9, 2024
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Dr. Hayden was amazing!!!
February 7, 2024
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Dr Shafer made me feel very comfortable and took time. I am very pleased with the experience.
February 2, 2024
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