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Kristin Kathleen Ancell, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

4.9 4.9 356 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Medical Oncology


MD - University of Missouri Columbia, 2005
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2008
Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2011


Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
2220 Pierce Avenue
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.
excellent manner. dr A explained & reassured very well. i did not know the scan ordered was to be w/ contrast until i read the papers given me after chk-out --i am afraid of contrast, and was afraid about the test.
Patient | April 24, 2018

not sure if there is an award for care provider of the year but if so please call this as my vote for Dr. Ancell
Patient | April 11, 2018

MD & staff very good.
Patient | March 2, 2018

Excellent care!
Patient | March 1, 2018

Dr. Ancell is an excellent physican, very capable, caring, & kind!
Patient | February 25, 2018

Resident, Dr. Cassini, had the most wonderful, calm and attentive bedside manner.
Patient | February 12, 2018

I a, very happy and pleased to have Dr. Ancell as my health care provider
Patient | January 30, 2018

Dr. Ancell is great
Patient | January 30, 2018

I would not want to change doctors.
Patient | January 9, 2018

I wish Dr. Ancell could be my only doctor for any care that I need. She is hands down the absolute best.
Patient | December 23, 2017

I am VERY pleased with my doctor.
Patient | December 19, 2017

In a lot of pain she could care less.
Patient | November 16, 2017

Patient | November 8, 2017

Spend more time explaining things.
Patient | October 20, 2017

Dr. very friendly talked to me not through me -
Patient | September 21, 2017

Dr. Ancell is the best doctor I have ever had.
Patient | September 6, 2017

IF nay of my family or friends needs help I will INSIST they come there.
Patient | August 4, 2017

At this point - all very good.
Patient | August 3, 2017

This is a special cancer program and our support from the care provider and staff have been outstanding
Patient | July 22, 2017

good experience
Patient | July 17, 2017

I really like my oncologist. She is kind, interested, & knowledgeable. She makes you feel at ease & is interested in your situation.
Patient | July 5, 2017

Patient | June 26, 2017

Dr.Ancell is the best provider I have ever had. She is the reason I drive five hours from home. She keeps my mood very positive. Facing cancer would be horrible without her.
Patient | June 26, 2017

They treat the patients with amiability and respect.
Patient | June 21, 2017

Patient | May 19, 2017

Dr. Ancell I have the utmost confidence in. She is a big reason why I am still alive.
Patient | May 18, 2017

Dr. Ancell is great!
Patient | May 17, 2017

My confidence in Dr. Ancel is great. I trust her and truly believe I would not be alive today if not for her. She keeps my spirits up
Patient | April 24, 2017

DR. Ancel is a very caring and compassionate Doctor. She ALWAYS takes time with me to explain the results of the tests and labs that were taken. If the results are not back or confirmed by the radiologist, she will call with the results before the day is over. She has been just the doctor I needed as I went through chemotherapy (She was very cautious that the medicine contained NONE of the preservatives that I am highly allergic to.) and now that I am on the other side of the lung cancer. She was also the one who got me immediate attention when the cancer spread to my brain. My whole family respects and appreciates all that Dr. Ancel has done and continues to do for me. She has become my/our friend.
Patient | April 17, 2017