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Rachel Kim Sobel, MD


Assistant Professor

4.7 4.7 186 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Droopy Eye Lid
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Plugged Tear Ducts
Swollen Eye Lid

Board Certificates

Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology,


Residency - Wills Eye Hospital
Fellowship - University of Iowa Healthcare


Vanderbilt Eye Institute
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Eye Institute Franklin
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
4601 Carothers Parkway
Suite 450
Franklin, TN 37067

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.
Very professional, friendly, and knowledgeable.
Patient | January 3, 2018

hard to judge some of this considering we did not go through with the procedures but things were explained well just not something I felt good about doing after hearing the possibilities of what my eye lid could look like. Thank goodness it healed on its own.
Patient | January 2, 2018

Dr. Sobel is very kind and understanding to my elderly mother.
Patient | December 7, 2017

Very gentle with biopsy and stitches.
Patient | October 30, 2017

Patient | October 26, 2017

Excellent - no problems.
Patient | July 28, 2017

Dr. Sobel not only stole my heart but she done a incredible job on my eyes. Everyone that sees notices.
Patient | July 28, 2017

Dr. Rachel Sobel and her staff members are the best in eye care. At the eye institute.
Patient | July 12, 2017

She's amazing!
Patient | May 24, 2017

Patient | May 19, 2017

Patient | May 18, 2017

Dr. Sobel is very professional yet a very compassionate and caring physician. would highly recommend her and her services!
Patient | May 17, 2017

Patient | May 15, 2017

Dr Sobel gives all the time an attention needed to be sure I get the best care. I am very thankful.
Patient | May 15, 2017

1-11. Outstanding.
Patient | May 1, 2017

She was nice and had a good sense of humor.
Patient | April 27, 2017

Very pleased with Dr. Sobel and her staff. One of the best in a long time.
Patient | April 6, 2017

Patient | March 29, 2017

I have already recommended Dr. Sabel to 2 people.
Patient | March 27, 2017

Excellent, very professional, caring, compassionate!
Patient | March 26, 2017

I have put it out on Facebook how great Dr. Sobel and this office is!
Patient | March 20, 2017

Dr. Sobel was awesome, I have complete confidence in her recommendations and care of my health. I really appreciated how she took care of me and how she took her time to explain to me in detail what I needed to do to get better. Thanks.
Patient | March 2, 2017

Dr. Rachel Kim Sobel is an excellent provider.
Patient | February 22, 2017

One visit - hard to judge.
Patient | February 21, 2017

Good experience.
Patient | February 7, 2017

Dr Sobel is awesome as a brilliant doctor and a very real person blessed with 'other awarness. It was a pleasure to have her as my Doctor.
Patient | January 30, 2017

Dr. Sobel is a good, well - informed doctor and I feel comfortable and at ease with her. She explains my concerns in a way that is informative and understandable.
Patient | January 10, 2017

My won experience have been great. Surely, I will recommend this dr. to others.
Patient | January 4, 2017

I would rate Dr. Sobel as excellent on all numbers.
Patient | January 4, 2017

Dr. Sobel is not only excellent but makes you feel as her only patient!
Patient | December 30, 2016

Love Dr. Sobel, she is excellent!
Patient | December 21, 2016