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Otis Bryant Rickman, DO, BS


Associate Professor of Medicine and Thoracic Surgery; Director, Interventional Pulmonology; Co-Director, Lung Cancer Screening Program

4.7 4.7 95 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Internal Medicine
Lung Cancer, Thymic Cancer and Mesothelioma
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Board Certificates

Interventional Pulmonology - American Association of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology, 2016
Pulmonary Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2004
Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2005
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2001


DO - Oklahoma State University Tulsa, 1998
BS - Oklahoma State University Stillwater, 1994
Residency - Mayo Clinic, 2001
Fellowship - Mayo Clinic, 2004


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

Vanderbilt Asthma, Sinus & Allergy Program Franklin
Vanderbilt Asthma, Sinus And Allergy Program
919 Murfreesboro Rd.
Franklin, TN 37064

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Patient Comments

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Excellent and very caring.
Patient | September 11, 2018

Dr. Rickman appeared to be unconcerned by the change in my breathing difficulty lately. Didn't ask a lot of questions or seem to have much time to talk.
Patient | September 11, 2018

For a hospital, care is great, it's clean, all staff are neat & clean - I'd choose it over any TN Hosp.
Patient | May 9, 2018

I have no complaints at all. Dr. Rickman very professional.
Patient | February 4, 2018

Dr. Otis Rickman is a exceptional!!
Patient | January 27, 2018

Dr. Rickman and the entire Pulmonary staff were outstanding.
Patient | December 7, 2017

Excellent and kind.
Patient | November 9, 2017

I've been very pleased with Dr. Rickman and his staff.
Patient | November 7, 2017

Very nice and caring about his patients I would recommend him to anyone.
Patient | October 31, 2017

I was very impressed with Dr. Rickman and plan to continue to see him for my medical condition.
Patient | October 20, 2017