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Heidi Maree Schaefer, MD


Associate Professor of Medicine

4.9 4.9 199 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Kidney Transplantation
Kidney and Pancreas Transplant

Board Certificates

Nephrology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2003
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2001


MD - University of Cincinnati, 1998
Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2003
Residency - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2001
Internship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 1999


Vanderbilt Kidney-Pancreas Transplant
Vanderbilt Nephrology/Renal Transplant Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 2501A
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.
Patient | September 12, 2018

Hiedi S. has given me excellent care over the past 11 years. She is a doctor I trust and can rely on.
Patient | September 12, 2018

Very good experience.
Patient | September 11, 2018

I am very confidence in this care provider.
Patient | September 6, 2018

Patient | August 3, 2018

This was a very easy visit. All questions were answered in a very clear, concise manner.
Patient | July 21, 2018

She's a wonderful person and doctor!
Patient | June 19, 2018

Always the best, none better. Great asset to Vanderbilt
Patient | June 18, 2018

Dr.Shaffer is an awesome doctor and person. I will always recommend her. The best Vandy has.
Patient | June 11, 2018

I absolutely love and respect my provider!
Patient | May 12, 2018

Always listens to my concerns - Feel very blessed to have her taking care of me.
Patient | May 9, 2018

My Dr has both my wife's and my complete confidence. she was a welcomed team player during my hospitalization.
Patient | April 24, 2018

Dr. Schaefer is an excellent doctor. Always pleased.
Patient | April 24, 2018

if I am to donate I will be very pleased to have her on my side
Patient | April 23, 2018

Very Good !!!
Patient | April 23, 2018

Dr. Schaeffer has been my doctor since my transplant nearly 11 years ago. She has always done an excellent job!
Patient | March 27, 2018

Very good.
Patient | March 26, 2018

Dr. Schaefer is the very best.
Patient | March 25, 2018

Very kind, gave good answers to medical issues, listened - good visit & helped a lot.
Patient | December 12, 2017

I do recommend her. I do look forward to my visits. I mostly look forward to her spark of _____.
Patient | October 11, 2017

Dr. Schaefer is an excellent doctor.
Patient | October 5, 2017

Patient | October 2, 2017

Every provider I have at Vanderbilt has given me excellent care.
Patient | September 30, 2017

She always courteous and straight forward and I like that. #1. Heidi Schaefer MD.
Patient | September 28, 2017

Very good experience
Patient | September 19, 2017

She is the best. Dr. Schaefer has saved my life.
Patient | September 12, 2017

Have had a wonderful experience. Impressed with the dr. and hospital experience. Would highly recommend.
Patient | September 12, 2017