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Byron F. Stephens MD, MSCI

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, and Residency Program Director

About Byron F. Stephens

Areas of Expertise

  • Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Cervical Spine
  • Neurologic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Spine
  • Spine, Comprehensive


1215 21st Avenue South, Suites 3200 and 4200
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health Hendersonville
128 North Anderson Lane
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 23108
Nashville, TN 37204


  • English


  • Master of Science in Clinical Investigation - Vanderbilt University, 2022
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee Knoxville
  • Fellowship - Emory University
  • Residency - Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2018

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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.
Would and have recommended Vanderbilt to everyone
May 14, 2024
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Dr Stephens was so kind and listened carefully and answered all questions thoughtfully.
May 12, 2024
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Dr. Stephens is a miracle surgeon. He saved my life 4 years ago. He has taken such care of me throughout this time. He is caring and understanding. Dr. Stephens explains everything. I am so lucky to have him as my doctor.
May 5, 2024
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Good experience
April 23, 2024
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I have recommended Dr. Stephens to anyone whoTells me they have a back problem that hasn't responded to other treatments. I have 100% faith in his abilities.
April 17, 2024
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April 5, 2024
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Dr. Stephens is a kind, talented surgeon.
March 31, 2024
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Dr. Stephens has shown nothing but a deep consideration for my health and my treatment and I trust him and his opinions about my Healthcare and treatment without worry. He's a good man and a Great Surgeon.
March 24, 2024
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Both Dr. Stephens and his trainee were excellent. They were informative and educational in explaining my diagnosis and the proposed treatment plan. GREAT bedside manner for both. Very much appreciated them.
March 6, 2024
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