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John P Greer, MD


Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics

4.9 4.9 339 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Leukemia, Acute and Chronic
Lymphoma, Low, Intermediate, and High Grade
Hematology / Oncology
Hematologic Cancer
Bone Marrow Transplant
Stem Cell Transplant
Pediatric Hematology / Oncology

Board Certificates

Medical Oncology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1986
Hematology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1984
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1979
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics, 1985


MD - Vanderbilt University, 1976
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1984
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1983
Residency - Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, 1981
Residency - Tulane Medical Center, 1979
Internship - Tulane Medical Center, 1977


1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 3900
Nashville, TN 37232

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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.
Patient | February 6, 2017

Love Dr. Greer.
Patient | January 30, 2017

Always a good experience.
Patient | January 25, 2017

Your question above hit it on the nail. Dr. Greer inspires confidence that as a patient, I'm in good hands. I have no doubt that if my cancer returns, Dr. Greer will catch it and treat it as well as if not better than anyone in the world.
Patient | January 24, 2017

Outstanding experience all the way through the entire series of visits.
Patient | December 11, 2016

Dr. Green is so good so thorough & so compassionate.
Patient | December 1, 2016

I feel I get the best possible care.
Patient | November 2, 2016

Dr. Greer is a great doctor - I trust him completely!
Patient | November 2, 2016

Dr. Greer is the best doctor ever.
Patient | October 19, 2016

Dr. Greer was very knowledgeable & very respectful & knew so much about my problem.
Patient | September 27, 2016

Great doctor.
Patient | September 8, 2016

Dr. John P. Greer how could you get a better one.
Patient | September 1, 2016

Dr. Green has ALWAYS show a concern about my conditions, been open and forthright about concerns and has given me ample time to discuss w/him my concerns. He's the best!
Patient | September 1, 2016

I recommend this provider to everyone excellent doctor.
Patient | August 31, 2016

Very pleased to have Dr. Greer as my doctor.
Patient | August 26, 2016

Been a patient since 1992, never been disappointed in care always excellent & caring.
Patient | August 26, 2016

A very good experience.
Patient | August 24, 2016

Dr. Greer is an excellent professional and a credit to VUMC.
Patient | August 3, 2016

Dr. Greer is an impassioned physician. Enjoy my visits!
Patient | August 2, 2016

Dr. Greer is the BEST!! I have absolute confidence in him.
Patient | July 18, 2016

Dr. Greer makes you feel confident about everything. He is greatly appreciated.
Patient | July 6, 2016

Dr. Greer is always a pleasure to see. I am so happy to have such a caring person that stays on top of things. I am very pleased to be at Vanderbilt. Thank you for your excellent care.
Patient | June 29, 2016

Dr. Greer has been treating me for over nineteen years at Vanderbilt. His care and the care of the entire staff at the Clinic has been superb. I owe them my continued life.
Patient | June 20, 2016

Super pleased with all Vanderbilt Drs.
Patient | June 8, 2016

Dr. John Greer is simply the VERY BEST DOCTOR! #10. EXCELLENT!
Patient | June 3, 2016

All good!
Patient | May 31, 2016

Dr. Greer should be the example all doctors follow! He's smart, down to earth, sweet, personable, and the only reason I don't dread my appointment. He is the BEST!
Patient | May 6, 2016

I have recommended several cancer patients to Vanderbilt for a evaluation and care.
Patient | May 1, 2016

Dr. Greer has been a part of my health care team for 10+ years. I have great confidence.
Patient | May 1, 2016

Have been a patient of Dr. Greer's for almost 20 yrs. He is an excellent doctor - have recommended others to him.
Patient | April 29, 2016

See earlier comments about Dr. Greer. He is a national top three NHL Doctor.
Patient | April 1, 2016

Dr Greer is very compassionate and understanding!! He makes sure the patient as well as the family understands the medical condition and ask for any questions!! Never seen a doctor that cared so much thru his actions.
Patient | April 1, 2016

Dr Greer has always shown a personal interest in my health care and has tailored treatments based on my individual needs. I have the utmost respect and admiration of his experience, professionalism and kind nature in how he deals with me, my family and other patients I come across who feel the same. Dr Greer has literally saved my life.
Patient | April 1, 2016

All of my doctors have been outstanding, but Dr. Greer stands out above the rest. He is truly extraordinary, and his staff reflects his standards and values.
Patient | April 1, 2016

I think Dr. Greer is one of the finest people I have ever met. He saved my life in 2003. I have never met anyone as dedicated, kind, and compassionate as he is. He is very competent and thorough.
Patient | March 14, 2016

Love my doctor!
Patient | March 3, 2016

Physician himself is excellent - caring, concerned and listens closely.
Patient | February 25, 2016

I have been seeing Dr. Greer for 23 years and am so grateful to be his patient!
Patient | February 1, 2016

I think Dr. Greer and staff are great!!!
Patient | January 29, 2016

Patient | January 25, 2016

He is the best doctor ever.
Patient | January 12, 2016

Always great care! Thank you excellent - very pleased.
Patient | January 6, 2016