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Mary Alicia Hooks, MD, MBA


Associate Professor of Surgery

4.9 4.9 212 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer
Skin Cancers Including Melanoma
Breast Cancer Surgery
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
Surgical Oncology

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

One Hundred Oaks
Vanderbilt Breast Center
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 25000
Nashville, TN 37204

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Patient Comments

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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.
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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

Dr. Hooks has an amazing bedside manner - listens carefully, shows concern & is knowledgeable.
Patient | May 5, 2016

Dr. Hooks very good.
Patient | April 25, 2016

I will use this provider for my patient. I also called the referring surgeon & told them to continue & Use Dr. Hooks for their patients.
Patient | April 12, 2016

Very good.
Patient | March 10, 2016

This was a follow up for breast cancer, she will see me for any concerns I have.
Patient | March 10, 2016

Dr. Hooks is amazing! Would recommend her to anyone! My care was excellent.
Patient | March 10, 2016

VUMC should do everything in its power to retain Dr. Hooks forever.
Patient | March 9, 2016

Dr. Hooks has been great. I couldn't have been better.
Patient | February 18, 2016

Dr. cheerfully & carefully addressed a concern I had in addition to the one I was seeing her for.
Patient | January 28, 2016

Very professional.
Patient | January 26, 2016

Excellent experience - referred to Dr Hooks by my regular internal medicine physician in Johnson City TN.
Patient | January 25, 2016

She's an OUTSTANDING provider.
Patient | January 4, 2016