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Alexander A Parikh, MD, MPH


Associate Professor of Surgery; Director, Vanderbilt Pancreas Center; Director of Hepatobiliary, Pancreatic and GI Surgical Oncology

4.5 4.5 149 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Gastroenterology Surgery
Liver Cancer
Stomach, Colon, and Pancreas Cancer
Hepatobiliary and Liver Surgery
Kidney and Pancreas Surgery
Endocrine Cancer
Surgical Oncology

Board Certificates

Surgery - American Board of Surgery, 2001


MD - University of Pennsylvania, 1993
MPH - Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management, 2011
Fellowship - M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas at Houston, 2003
Residency - University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, 2000
Internship - University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, 1994


Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
2220 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

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.
Excellent surgeon; takes time to explain surgical procedures.
Patient | February 9, 2017

1st appt. with provider - consult & surgery scheduled.
Patient | February 6, 2017

The provider made my visit out-standing.
Patient | December 12, 2016

#10. He told me I was inoperable. His analysis could be very accurate, however, I will seek a second opinion which would be expected and acceptable.
Patient | November 7, 2016

Very good.
Patient | August 4, 2016

Exceeded highest expectations for level of care.
Patient | July 22, 2016

It was my first visit there & it was a lot to take in.
Patient | July 21, 2016

He is not ready for surgery until I got stronger. Then he will cover all things better.
Patient | June 22, 2016

He is considered one of the best. I will trust him to take care of me.
Patient | May 1, 2016

The physician was very knowledgeable about prior treatment and his recommendations were in my best interest
Patient | February 22, 2016

Dr. Parikh did not leave until I was comfortable with the decisions we made and had all my questions answered.
Patient | January 26, 2016