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Benjamin Kuttikatt Poulose, MPH, MD


Associate Professor of Surgery; Associate Director, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Suite

4.7 4.7 128 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

General Surgery
Hernias (Inguinal, Ventral, Incision)

Board Certificates

General Surgery - American Board of Surgery, 2008


MPH - Vanderbilt University, 2005
MD - Johns Hopkins University, 1999
Fellowship - University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 2008
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2007
Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2000


1301 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37232

1301 Medical Center Drive
The Vanderbilt Clinic, Suite 3501A
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

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Patient | February 14, 2017

Dr. Poulose was very courteous and took time to explain to us everything. Left with great confidence in his ability and concern for our situation.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Dr. Poulose is wonderful, a true artist!
Patient | October 10, 2016

Dr. Poulose is outstanding. We were blessed to be referred to him!
Patient | September 6, 2016

Very professional.
Patient | September 3, 2016

Dr. was thorough clear and concise came here to get the 'best care' and look forward to 7/14/16.
Patient | July 25, 2016

4. AAA++.
Patient | July 16, 2016

We totally loved Dr. Poulose for his knowledge, professionalism, concern, upbeat personality & treatment -
Patient | June 23, 2016

He was excellent in all regards. All issues that he discussed actually happened. He prepared me well.
Patient | June 22, 2016

Effects of anesthesia should have been more clearly described.
Patient | June 21, 2016

Dr. Poulose was very honest and probably saved me from having surgery by the wrong dr.
Patient | June 20, 2016

Dr. Poulose was fabulous!
Patient | June 14, 2016

Dr. made an effort to be friendly and not rushed.
Patient | February 22, 2016

A patient like to feel they are #1 this provided did that.
Patient | February 10, 2016