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Lisa Ann Mendes, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

4.8 4.8 172 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Congestive Heart Failure and Transplant
Cardiac Imaging
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Heart Disease
General Cardiology
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General Cardiology

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1990
Cardiovascular diseases - American Board of Cardiovascular Diseases, 1994
Echocardiography - American Board of Echocardiography, 2003


MD - University of Connecticut, 1987
Internship - Boston University Medical Center, 1988
Internship - Boston University Medical Center, 1990
Fellowship - Boston University Medical Center, 1993
Fellowship - Boston University Medical Center, 1994


Vanderbilt Heart
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1215 21st Avenue South
5th Floor
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.
Stephanie is excellent!!!
Patient | January 24, 2017

Nurse on staff is very good S. Dixon.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Love Dr. Mendes.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Dr. Mendes talks and explains very understanding my sister goes in to hear what she tells me and she was considering of her, explaining to -
Patient | October 27, 2016

I have the very best there is at Vanderbilt Hospital. The very best of all!! #1. Dr. Lisa Mendes #9. 30-45 mins.
Patient | October 6, 2016

Dr. Mendes was wonderful. I feel very comfortable discussing my medical issues with her.
Patient | September 26, 2016

Extremely satisfied with all my care & the knowledge of Dr. Lisa Mendes.
Patient | August 9, 2016

Since my first visit, I have been treated with respect and caring. Never talked down to or dismissed. - She found my serious heart condition as a 2nd opinion - I've been in great health since in-spite of my health issues!
Patient | August 3, 2016

No follow-up was scheduled to address recent stroke/Hospital records that provider had received, but not read.
Patient | June 20, 2016

Love Dr. Mendes!!! Very smart.
Patient | June 6, 2016

I have always felt that Dr. Mendes has shown the perfect balance between professional objectivity and personal concern...
Patient | June 1, 2016

I always have a great experience with Dr. Mendes!
Patient | June 1, 2016

The care provider was so thoughtful and caring I felt like she really cares a lot about me and my health condition areas very nice I feel like she was part of my family and I highly respect this doctor.
Patient | April 13, 2016

Patient | April 11, 2016

Gave me a call about my results in a very timely manner. I was not expecting to hear from her so fast. She called me the next day after test.
Patient | April 10, 2016

She is the reason I feel good about coming to Vanderbilt, I recommend her all the time.
Patient | March 2, 2016

Not only do I feel confident in my doctor, I also really like her manner. So glad I made this change.
Patient | February 2, 2016

I've been seeing Dr. Mendes for several years. I don't know what I'd do if she were to leave the area. She's the best!!!
Patient | January 28, 2016

Dr. Mendes is fantastic! I have already recommended her to several friends that needed a cardiologist.
Patient | January 20, 2016