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Nathan Elliott Podoll, MD


Comprehensive Ophthalmology

4.7 4.7 583 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Blurred Vision
Cataract Surgery (Traditional and Laser)
Dry Eye, Watery, Itchy, Allergies
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
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Board Certificates

Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology,


MD - University of Louisville
Internship - University of Louisville Healthcare
Residency - University of Louisville Healthcare


Vanderbilt Eye Institute Franklin
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
4601 Carothers Parkway
Suite 450
Franklin, TN 37067

305 Indian Lake Boulevard
Suite 240
Hendersonville, TN 37075

Patient Comments

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Running out of time. All excellent
Patient | March 13, 2018

Good first time visit.
Patient | March 12, 2018

Dr. Podoll was very kind and concerned about my eye problem.
Patient | March 12, 2018

Patient | February 28, 2018

Patient | February 25, 2018

Very professional and informative.
Patient | February 18, 2018

I ask to get another provider at this office and I was thrilled with Dr. Podol. Could not be happier
Patient | January 30, 2018

Did not seem overly interested in my history as a new patient.
Patient | January 4, 2018

The provider was great to me in every way.
Patient | December 28, 2017

This was my first visit with this provider, wonderful care. Will be able to make more assessment after 6 mo follow up.
Patient | December 26, 2017

I was very happy with Dr. Podall, he listened to my concerns and informed me of my use of drops for my eyes and explained how my eyes were doing, I was happy when I left his office because of his concern
Patient | October 24, 2017

Wait time is very unacceptable.
Patient | October 23, 2017

Dr. Podoll is the best.
Patient | October 20, 2017

In general a very positive experience - doctor was patient, answered all of my questions and gave me good answers. Did not feel rushed at any time.
Patient | October 16, 2017

Dr. Podoll seemed interested in everything I told him. I trust him to provide my care.
Patient | October 13, 2017

Dr. Nathan Podoll is a fantastic doctor! very caring, thorough and knowledgeable!
Patient | September 25, 2017

Patient | September 20, 2017

Very good visit and experience.
Patient | September 19, 2017

He was very professional and friendly
Patient | August 28, 2017

My wide is scheduling an appointment with Doctor
Patient | August 19, 2017

very pleased with this visit
Patient | August 14, 2017

I am so glad to have this relationship.
Patient | July 17, 2017

We have already recommended him to someone.
Patient | May 1, 2017

A bright and sensitive young doctor who appears to care very much about the welfare of his patience!
Patient | April 24, 2017

I was extremely thankful to meet Dr. Podell and know that he would will be my opthamologist. Dr. Podell is patient, courteous and explains my medical concerns in Layman's terms. I could not be more pleased than I was with my recent visit to VEI.
Patient | April 22, 2017

Excellent & cohesive staff. Very comfortable experience.
Patient | April 21, 2017

Outstanding.. Excellent
Patient | March 27, 2017

Dr. Podoll inspires confidence in his abilities and knowledge of his field of specialty. I feel fortunate to have him involved in the care of my eyesight.
Patient | March 4, 2017

This was my first visit with Dr. Padoll - so - I didn't have the rapport with him that I had with other doctor but I like him. And I think he will do a good job for me and my eyes. Seems like a very nice young doctor!
Patient | March 2, 2017

Love love love.
Patient | February 28, 2017

No bad encounters!
Patient | February 20, 2017