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Walter K Clair, MD, MPH

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Associate Professor of Medicine; Medical Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology; Executive Director/Chief Medical Officer, Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute

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4.8 4.8 146 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiovascular Medicine
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Board Certificates

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1996
Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1993
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1984

Education

MD - Harvard University, 1981
MPH - Harvard University, 1985
EP Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 1993
Cardiology Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 1992
Fellowship - Harvard University, 1985
Chief Residency - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1984
Residency - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1984
Internship - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1982

Locations

Vanderbilt Heart
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1215 21st Avenue South
5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
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Vanderbilt Heart One Hundred Oaks
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204
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Vanderbilt Heart at Williamson Medical Center
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
4323 Carothers Parkway
Suite 405
Franklin, TN 37067
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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
So thankful to have Dr. Clair as my doctor!
Patient | October 2, 2018

Dr. Clair is the best!!
Patient | September 27, 2018

Dr. Clair is very good.
Patient | September 21, 2018

Best explanation of medical issues by ANY provider EVER.
Patient | September 19, 2018

Not great at follow up.
Patient | August 14, 2018

Dr. Clair took the time to send me a journal paper regarding the heart device I was about to receive.
Patient | August 7, 2018

Dr. Clair has been my rhythm dr. for the past 6 years. He & his staff are the best. Dr. Clair CARES about his patients!
Patient | July 10, 2018

Dr. Clair is the best! I drive from Knoxville to see him even though my GP could provide care for my problem. Very happy with the care I have received.
Patient | June 9, 2018

Dr. Clair answered all my questions & explained to my understanding.
Patient | May 9, 2018

Dr. Clair is very personable and shows much patience. He is inclusive in my care and asks the appropriate questions.
Patient | April 25, 2018

Always good with this dr.
Patient | March 28, 2018

All good.
Patient | March 12, 2018

Dr Clair is awesome. Genuine concern. So knowledgable ! Trust him with my heart health !
Patient | February 26, 2018

The doctor was nice but didn't explain why I had to wait so long to see him.
Patient | February 13, 2018

Good.
Patient | February 7, 2018

Dr. Walter Clair is a genius.
Patient | February 5, 2018

Dr. Clair was excellent! Very thorough and easy to talk to. Took the time to discuss my issue and put me at ease.
Patient | January 10, 2018

Dr. Clair is an awesome doctor. We feel very fortunate to be under his care and trust his medical decisions and abilities.
Patient | December 27, 2017

Dr. Clair is the best!
Patient | November 7, 2017

Good.
Patient | October 12, 2017

Very good experience.
Patient | September 27, 2017