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Fenna Tanner Phibbs, MD, MPH


Assistant Professor of Neurology

4.8 4.8 219 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Movement Disorders


MD - University of Colorado at Denver, 2002
MPH - Vanderbilt University, 2010
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2007
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2006


Vanderbilt Neurology
Vanderbilt Neurosciences
1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 3930
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.
It was excellent and it always is. Vanderbilt is exemplary institution.
Patient | June 8, 2017

8. Good - just a check up - no treatment.
Patient | May 31, 2017

Dr. Phibbs is always very professional and personable at the same time.
Patient | May 30, 2017

Dr. Phibbs is very caring, doesn't rush her visit and is very up to date on things.
Patient | May 19, 2017

no test ordered
Patient | May 15, 2017

Dr. Phibbs has the ability to make you feel as though she is your best friend. Love her.
Patient | May 8, 2017

I have very strong confidence in Dr. Fenna Phibbs, she is one of the _____ I have ever had.
Patient | May 2, 2017

Dr. Phibbs is an exceptional physician. Both myself and my husband are very impressed with her.
Patient | April 25, 2017

Excellent MD.
Patient | April 6, 2017

Dr. Phibbs is an excellent doctor & very caring. I feel as though she has saved my life in many ways, I had seen several doctors before her & received no diagnosis or treatment.
Patient | April 6, 2017

Good visit.
Patient | April 5, 2017

#10. OFF THE chart.
Patient | February 27, 2017

We drive 200 mi. to see Dr. Phibbs - she is wonderful.
Patient | February 24, 2017

Dr. Phibbs always spends plenty of time with me and answers any questions my wife and I have.
Patient | February 23, 2017

I am so happy with my provider, her treatment plan & availability to me, I often give her card out to other people. I tell them even if she is not taking new patient this time the whole movement disorder dept. of _____ is a center for excellence.
Patient | February 21, 2017

Dr. Phibbs was very thorough and looked at me as a whole person. I left her office feeling better, feeling more confident about my DBS and my future care options.
Patient | February 21, 2017

We love Dr. Phibbs. We communicate with her very well. As a caregiver for my husband, she is always there when I message her with questions.
Patient | February 9, 2017

I went through 3 neurologists before Dr. Phibbs due to complexity of symptoms. She is hands down the best, most professional one out there. I am 100% confident in her treatments.
Patient | February 7, 2017

I'm very pleased with Dr. Phibbs. I've had NO bad experience.
Patient | February 6, 2017

Dr. Phibbs is the most observant and attentive physician I have ever met. She sets the standard for what a doctor should be.
Patient | December 28, 2016

Excellent care.
Patient | November 21, 2016

Dr. Fibbs goes above & beyond. She is personable, kind, & patient. She is very knowledgeable & actively encourages dialogue regarding my health & treatment.
Patient | November 9, 2016

Overall this was a good experience.
Patient | November 5, 2016

We drive a very long way to see Dr. Phibbs. She listens to our concerns and always answers any questions we have. She never rushes us, but at the same time doesn't keep us longer than necessary. Professional AND easy to understand. That's so comforting!!!
Patient | November 4, 2016

I have never had a bad experience here. I have referred about 6 persons with Parkinson's to this provider even though we live 2 hours away. She is excellent.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Dr. Phibbs always spends as much time as we need to discuss any and all questions or concerns asked. We travel from Memphis and it is worth the drive because she is very compassionate and caring and makes both me and my wife feel very comfortable with any issues we discuss.
Patient | October 18, 2016

Patient | October 6, 2016

Dr. Phibbs has always listened to me & told me were a team in my healthcare. I feel blessed to have her as my doctor. She truly cares about her patients.
Patient | October 6, 2016

Dr. Phibbs is the best!
Patient | September 26, 2016

There are no negative feelings about Dr. Phibbs. She is a wonderful doctor and a wonderful person.
Patient | August 15, 2016

Dr. Phibbs is the very best dr yet!!! I am 'always' relaxed and comfortable to go see Dr. Phibbs.
Patient | August 15, 2016

No complaints at all!
Patient | August 11, 2016

Dr. Phibbs is the very best!
Patient | August 9, 2016

My wife and I always feel better after seeing or talking to Dr. Phibbs. She is very positive and very compassionate as a physician.
Patient | August 3, 2016

Dr. Phibbs explains new research and shares what is new... If she can tell from the look on my face if I understand I bring my husband _____ to write down what she said - If I am having trouble to explains it in a different way until I get it.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Dr. Phibbs is awesome! She answers calls and emails promptly. I trust her completely!
Patient | July 24, 2016

Dr. Phibbs is a wonderful doctor & a very caring & supportive person.
Patient | July 19, 2016

Dr. Phibbs spent an hour with me programming my DBS stimulator and explaining how it worked. She also looked at the placement of it and said she would message Dr. Konrad and then she heard him in the hall and went right out to get him to have him look at it. He did and we were able to schedule an appt. to have it moved if it is still bothering me in 3 months. They are right on top of my care.
Patient | June 23, 2016

This was my first appointment with this Dr. Phibbs I found her very like able,friendly and caring.
Patient | June 21, 2016

Dr. Phibbs is perhaps the best specialist to treat my complex medical issue.
Patient | June 10, 2016

Dr. Phibbs is the best! We travel from Memphis because she has great knowledge of Parkinson's and treats me with a great deal of respect.
Patient | June 8, 2016

always good
Patient | June 2, 2016

She is the best!!
Patient | May 30, 2016

Dr Phibbs is the best! Very appreciative on her.
Patient | May 26, 2016