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Mary Alicia Hooks, MD, MBA


Associate Professor of Surgery

4.9 4.9 161 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Surgery
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
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Board Certificates

Surgery - American Board of Surgery, 1996


MD - University of Pennsylvania, 1989
Fellowship - Fox Chase Cancer Center, 1996
Residency - University of North Carolina Health Care System, 1994
Internship - University of North Carolina Health Care System


Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
2220 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Breast Center Hematology
Vanderbilt Breast Center
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 25000
Nashville, TN 37204

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Patient Comments

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Dr. Hooks is an excellent doctor. She's very kind, compassionate, and knowledgeable.
Patient | June 2, 2017

Dr. Hooks is always very kind and explains my issues I am having. She treats you like a person and not a number.
Patient | June 2, 2017

Instilled great confidence.
Patient | June 1, 2017

I am please very well with all the staff.
Patient | May 15, 2017

Dr. Hooks is the best. She saved my life.
Patient | May 8, 2017

Simply put, Dr. Hooks could not have done a better job!!!
Patient | April 17, 2017

Love Dr. Hooks! She is wonderful & caring.
Patient | April 17, 2017

Dr. Hooks is wonderful - friendly, professional & you feel like she really cares!
Patient | April 12, 2017

Always showing care of how I feel and explains all questions.
Patient | March 24, 2017

I've never had a dr. treat me as amazing as Dr. Hooks! Nothing but good things to say about her and her staff.
Patient | February 7, 2017

Very good!
Patient | January 18, 2017

Dr. Hooks has an excellent bedside manner and explains everything and also gives you a copy of everything she went over. She is awesome.
Patient | January 9, 2017

Dr.Hooks is outstanding - as a doctor AND as someone who REALLY cares!
Patient | December 29, 2016

Dr. Hooks is wonderful - I was blessed to have her for my doctor - She truly cares for me & my health issues.
Patient | December 21, 2016

Dr. Hooks is the BEST!
Patient | November 3, 2016

Atmosphere of caring & patient's welfare very important.
Patient | October 12, 2016

I couldn't have been assigned a better more competent provider. Kind, considerate, knowledgeable. LOVE DR. HOOKS!!
Patient | September 27, 2016

This was a routine check-up after cancer (breast) surgery. It's always a good experience with Dr. Hooks.
Patient | September 23, 2016

My provider is a great person along with a very caring doctor.
Patient | September 22, 2016

Very good.
Patient | September 2, 2016

Dr. Hooks is very knowledgeable and very compassionate. Very professional; yet friendly makes you feel special.
Patient | August 12, 2016

All good. #3. No questions needed. #6. No med's.
Patient | July 22, 2016

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Patient | June 20, 2016

My experience with Dr. Mary Hooks since January 2016 has been excellent. Dr. Hooks has that critical combination of medical/surgical expertise and interpersonal communication skills essential for providing the very best patient care. I have complete confidence in Dr. Hooks and have already recommended her to others, including physicians in my local community. She is the BEST!
Patient | June 17, 2016

Dr. Hooks was very patient - I had several questions & she took time to explain everything!
Patient | June 6, 2016