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Rakesh Kumar Chandra, MD

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Professor of Otolaryngology--Head & Neck Surgery; Chief of Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery; Fellowship Program Director, Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery

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4.7 4.7 287 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Adult Rhinitis
Adult Sinusitis
Allergy / Immunology
Nose and Sinus Conditions
Otolaryngology
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Board Certificates

Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 2003

Education

MD - University of Maryland, 1997
Residency - Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 2002
Fellowship - University of Pennsylvania, 2003

Location(s)

Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center
Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center
1215 21st Ave. S.
Floors 6-10
Nashville, TN 37232
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Vanderbilt Asthma, Sinus & Allergy Program
Vanderbilt Asthma, Sinus And Allergy Program
2611 West End Avenue
Suite 210
Nashville, TN 37203
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Patient Comments

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Very pleased!
Patient | October 27, 2017

Dr. Chandra is one of the best doctors I have ever had. Not only as a skilled clinician and surgeon, but also with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Cannot speak highly enough of him.
Patient | October 25, 2017

Nice visit.
Patient | October 24, 2017

Dr. Chandra has always demonstrated professionalism, caring,and medical expertise that is superior.We are thankful for having him as a surgeon.
Patient | September 28, 2017

Wonderful experience!
Patient | August 28, 2017

VERY NICE AND EXPLAINED THE PROCEDURES VERY WELL
Patient | August 28, 2017

Dr. Chandra is excellent.
Patient | August 28, 2017

Love Dr. Chandra...he is a keeper! Very thorough, knowledgeable and caring.
Patient | August 14, 2017

The provider is very good at what he does. He has done the procedure many times while the patient is doing this for the first time.
Patient | August 8, 2017

Dr. Chandra was very attentive and explained the problem I have is not his expertise so he told me what type of dr. to see.
Patient | July 21, 2017

Feels like the doctor should slow down when doing explaining - so client can get a great understand.
Patient | July 19, 2017

Nobody likes to wait for long periods of time and not being informed of the delay.
Patient | July 5, 2017

He was so friendly and kind.
Patient | June 26, 2017

Dr Chandra is an excellent doctor...always concerned about your health and well being.
Patient | June 21, 2017

Dr. Chandra is not only smart and extremely competent but he has very good people skills and a good personality. He was patient with me, listened, & explained.
Patient | May 27, 2017

He is excellent.
Patient | April 27, 2017

Dr. Chandra is a very good dr. I have a lot of pain during the visits and he always apologizes but I know he is only doing what has to be done. 8. He is very kind, wish he could take away all my other problems I have personally. 10. I told him I think he saved my life.
Patient | April 24, 2017

EXCELLENT.
Patient | April 4, 2017

I am personally thankful that I have been under the care and expertise of Dr. Chandra
Patient | March 15, 2017

Fantastic physician.
Patient | February 27, 2017

Dr. Chandra is the best dr. I've ever had. He is THE BEST! Knowledgeable & kind. I no longer need his service. I will miss seeing him every few months!
Patient | February 23, 2017

Dr Chandra goes above and beyond to help his patients in many aspects
Patient | February 21, 2017

Excellent care.
Patient | February 4, 2017

He seems very capable but is in too much of a hurry.
Patient | February 3, 2017

I wish I had been warned about how expensive my Rx was. Five hundred dollars/mo for generic w/my insurance.
Patient | January 28, 2017

he is a very good doctor, and I would recommend him highly
Patient | January 24, 2017

I was not originally scheduled to meet with Dr. Chandra but he saw me anyway.
Patient | January 2, 2017

Dr. Chandra is an amazing person and provider. Very thorough and professional!
Patient | December 29, 2016

The whole staff was very personable.
Patient | December 1, 2016

I would definitely recommend Dr Chandra to a friend or family member.
Patient | October 25, 2016