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Kristin Kathleen Ancell, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

4.8 4.8 238 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Hematology / Oncology
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

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.
trust my life, and, cancer care, with Dr. Ancell!, a kind, thoghtful, Dr.
Patient | January 31, 2017

All experiences at Vanderbilt have been very good. I feel Dr. Ancell is the reason I am still here. I am proud to say she is my oncologist (love her like one of children!).
Patient | January 24, 2017

Ancell rocks.
Patient | January 6, 2017

Dr Ancell has always treated me with the utmost respect. She makes my wife and me feel like we are family. I would highly recommend her to others.
Patient | December 29, 2016

She provides good all round service is very professional in her field of heath care.
Patient | December 21, 2016

Patient | December 19, 2016

Dr. Ancell is excellent when it comes to communicating, assisting when I am ill and advocating for me when I was dismissed from a clinical trial.
Patient | December 7, 2016

All visits on the ball -
Patient | December 1, 2016

Doctor was a little unsure of protocol regarding follow up test times for the trial drug I had take but she did follow up once she had time to review the protocols, I told her I was pretty sure scans were required every 3 months, no 6 months.
Patient | November 4, 2016

Dr. Ancell is excellent. She's personable and extremely knowledgeable. I feel as if I'm in excellent hands with her. I would definitely recommend her to anyone dealing with any type of cancer.
Patient | October 31, 2016

Dr. Ancell is well versed in her field. Very concerned person about patient quality of life.
Patient | October 17, 2016

Makes certain I understand various situations.
Patient | October 14, 2016

Dr. Kristin is the very best!
Patient | September 19, 2016

This is my first time with Dr. Ancell. She is a fine, caring, physician & person.
Patient | September 1, 2016

Very good.
Patient | August 26, 2016

no problems
Patient | August 16, 2016

Dr. Ancell is always up beat, friendly & interested in total care.
Patient | August 5, 2016

Dr. Ancell has been wonderful. We trust her judgment and have been thankful we have her.
Patient | August 1, 2016

This doctor is very courteous and compassionate.
Patient | June 28, 2016

I am very impressed with Dr Ancell's care and concern and patience with me.
Patient | June 22, 2016

Have complete confidence in care provider and would recommend her to anyone.
Patient | June 1, 2016

Dr. Ancell is the absolute best!
Patient | June 1, 2016

wonderful experience
Patient | April 1, 2016

Dr. Ancell was very nice and explained things in detail.
Patient | April 1, 2016

Eventhough Dr. Ancell gave me some troubling news her level of concern, knowing my history is top notch. She is very proactive. She is always taking that next step and doesn't waste time if there are issues. She had told me that a recent Scan showed a pos
Patient | January 19, 2016

I am very pleased with the care I have received from Dr. Ancell. She is very professional and knowledgable in her field as well as genuinely shows care and concern.
Patient | January 18, 2016

Dr. Kristin Ancell does excellent work & great communication skills.
Patient | January 12, 2016