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Rob R Hood, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

4.9 4.9 353 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Cardiovascular Medicine
General Cardiology

Board Certificates

Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1985
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983


MD - Tulane University, 1980
Fellowship - Emory University, 1986
Residency - Emory University, 1983
Internship - Emory University, 1981


Vanderbilt Heart One Hundred Oaks
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204

Vanderbilt Heart Powderly, KY
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1010 Medical Center Drive
Powderly, KY 42345

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.
A joy to work with.
Patient | October 19, 2017

If I could, I would give the doctor a 10! He is that excellent.
Patient | October 10, 2017

The provider shows a genuine interest in his patients.
Patient | September 18, 2017

Just consultation. Need more tests. New client just consultation.
Patient | September 6, 2017

Could not have a better experience!
Patient | August 28, 2017

Dr. Hood is the best.
Patient | August 1, 2017

None better
Patient | July 24, 2017

Dr. Hood always takes his time making sure we understand all procedures - one appointment, he spent 1 HOUR talking about concerns and everything that pertained to my and my husbands cardiac care.
Patient | July 21, 2017

Care provider gives me as much of this time as I need to answer questions and discuss concerns.
Patient | July 19, 2017

Very good.
Patient | July 10, 2017

I do recommend him to friends & family.
Patient | June 23, 2017

Very caring, patient, pleasant and easy to talk to.
Patient | June 7, 2017

We are so pleased with Dr Hood and his staff we have referred several patients to him.
Patient | May 31, 2017

A very good experience
Patient | May 30, 2017

Dr Hood is one of the best. He listens well, asks questions and makes suggestions . He speaks to you not at you.
Patient | May 29, 2017

I with confidence would recommend this provider to family, friends and someone who needs help with medical problems.
Patient | May 22, 2017

Very good.
Patient | May 20, 2017

Dr. Hood was really good and caring!
Patient | May 19, 2017

Dr. Hood has always made me feel so comfortable, he is so kind.
Patient | May 18, 2017

Dr. Hood is a consummate professional with the "bedside manner" of a good friend.
Patient | April 26, 2017

I have been seeing Dr. Hood for 70 years. HE has always provided excellent care.
Patient | April 24, 2017

Dr. Hood was "to the point" concerning my condition.
Patient | April 20, 2017

Never had a bad experience.
Patient | March 27, 2017

Have been seeing this provider 28 yrs. always great.
Patient | February 9, 2017

None. Very good. Kind!
Patient | February 3, 2017

Dr. Hood is one of a kind. He is a wonderful doctor. I consider him my friend. Been driving 125 miles to see him for 22 years.
Patient | January 11, 2017

He spent a lot of time with me even though he took me in ahead of my scheduled time because I was early.
Patient | December 29, 2016

Dr. Hood is a BONUS for Vanderbilt one of the best -you are lucky to have him.
Patient | December 22, 2016

Patient | December 20, 2016

Dr. Hood was familiar with current medical literature regarding several questions I had about prescription drugs I am taking, and was able to clearly explain to me recent changes in medical thinking about my questions.
Patient | November 21, 2016

Dr. Hood & his staff are great. Best ever.
Patient | November 4, 2016

Dr. Robert Hood is a very nice kind doctor. The best.
Patient | October 31, 2016

Dr. Hood is the kind of doctor I wish everyone could have. He is kind, personable, well-informed and able to transfer that information clearly. I'm grateful for him.
Patient | October 25, 2016