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Eric Shawn Lambright, MD


Associate Professor of Thoracic Surgery; Surgical Director, Lung Transplant Program

4.9 4.9 143 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Lung Transplant
Lung Transplantation
Lung/Thoracic Cancer
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Surgery for Diseases of the Rib Cage and Diaphragm
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Board Certificates

Thoracic Surgery - American Board of Thoracic Surgery, 2006
General Surgery - American Board of Surgery, 2003


MD - University of Pennsylvania, 1995
Residency - University of Pennsylvania, 2004
Residency - University of Pennsylvania, 2002
Internship - University of Pennsylvania, 1996


Vanderbilt Thoracic Clinic
Vanderbilt Thoracic Surgery
2220 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

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Great experience.
Patient | September 6, 2017

I credit my full recovery to the skill of his surgeon. He was thorough, thoughtful, and also very kind.
Patient | September 3, 2017

Dr. Lambright exceeded my expectations. He was excellent in every aspect. He spoke words that I understood and explained things in a great way!
Patient | August 21, 2017

Patient | August 7, 2017

I would recommend anyone to see Dr. Lambright he's outstanding.
Patient | July 20, 2017

He is an excellent doctor in every way. I have full confidence in him.
Patient | June 8, 2017

Very good, never _____.
Patient | June 7, 2017

Dr. Lambright was courteous, professional, presenting himself and the hospital well. An enjoyable experience.
Patient | May 1, 2017

Patient | May 1, 2017

All good.
Patient | March 24, 2017

II appreciate my doctor's clear and confident ability especially including his team.
Patient | February 23, 2017

Dr. Lambright is a very excellent doctor. I trust him entirely.
Patient | February 14, 2017

Eric Lambright is a treasure!
Patient | January 16, 2017

I have had excellent service.
Patient | January 5, 2017

Dr. very honest with me. Answered my questions. I appreciate that.
Patient | December 14, 2016

Felt very comfortable with Dr. Lambright - he is the best doctor who saved my life from cancer so far!
Patient | December 1, 2016

1st visit - our daughter has had him as surgeon.
Patient | November 4, 2016

Dr. Lambright is very concerned for his patients. He is an excellent doctor!
Patient | November 3, 2016

Very patient and not rushed - answered all questions with care and concern.
Patient | September 29, 2016

It felt like he was just going thru the motions w/me.
Patient | September 21, 2016

Best doctor ever!
Patient | August 30, 2016

Dr. Lambright worked very urgent, surgery scheduled in afternoon but when I got home he had moved it to that morning. Very pleased with him and his urgency.
Patient | August 4, 2016

Dr. Lambright & his staff make us feel like we are his most important patients. He's never in a hurry and always engages us in two-way conversations. I just don't have enough words to express the positive encounters we've had & how much we trust Dr. Lambright.
Patient | August 4, 2016