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Stephen Kent Ball, MD


Assistant Professor of Cardiac Surgery

4.8 4.8 105 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Cardiac Surgery
Adult Congenital Heart and Valve Disease
Cardiac Valve Disease
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement/TAVR

Board Certificates

Thoracic Surgery - American Board of Thoracic Surgery, 1996


MD - University of Mississippi, 1987
Residency - Rush University Medical Center, 1994
Residency - University of Mississippi Medical Center, 1992
Internship - University of Mississippi Medical Center, 1988


Vanderbilt Heart
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1215 21st Avenue South
5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Heart One Hundred Oaks
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204

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Patient Comments

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Concern of my care was great.
Patient | December 29, 2016

he explained the whole process of replacing the heart valve and what would occur after the surgery.
Patient | December 5, 2016

All good.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Dr. Ball was not the dr. that I should have been referred to BUT instead of brushing off the appointment, he consulted w/the appropriate dr. & got me taken care of! He is OUTSTANDING!!!
Patient | October 18, 2016

Would recommend to anyone. Never have been treated so good.
Patient | August 29, 2016

I'm 92 yrs old. Dr. Ball had no choice but to approve my request that he do the job. He did the best job any dr. could. I'm fairly _____ they tell me in the _____ great how... No complaints.
Patient | August 8, 2016

They saved me once I have all the faith in the world for everyone there.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Patient | June 17, 2016

First visit to this provider for consultation for upcoming TAVR. Good visit.
Patient | June 9, 2016

The prescription medicine was not discussed. My medicine I take is not for the problem.
Patient | April 8, 2016

I was made to feel comfortable and very satisfied with my procedure outcome.
Patient | April 1, 2016

Were very good in every way.
Patient | March 9, 2016