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MacRae F Linton, MD


Stephen and Mary Schillig Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology; Director, Vanderbilt Lipid Clinic; Co-Director, Atherosclerosis Research Unit

4.8 4.8 67 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Cardiovascular Medicine
Hypercholesterolemia and/or Dyslipidemia
Preventive Cardiology

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1988


MD - University of Tennessee Memphis, 1985
Fellowship - University of California San Francisco Medical Center, 1991
Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1986
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1988


Vanderbilt Heart One Hundred Oaks
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204

Vanderbilt Heart
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1215 21st Avenue South
5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

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Have recommended your facility to several friends - "Vanderbilt overall." - Several took my advice & schedule appt. with one of the Vanderbilt facilities.
Patient | September 8, 2017

Very good experience.
Patient | August 24, 2017

Used words I've never heard & talked "lab" talk to end visit by saying he would order lab work & get back with me on how much vitamin E to put him on.
Patient | August 22, 2017

Dr. Linton sets the standard for all other physicians.
Patient | May 30, 2017

Dr. Linton is very patient & courteous. It is obvious he is very knowledgeable about his profession.
Patient | March 14, 2017