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Dana Backlund Cardin, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

4.7 4.7 142 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Hematology / Oncology
Liver Cancer
Medical Oncology
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Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006
Medical Oncology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2009


MD - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2003
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2009
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2006
Internship - Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2004


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

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Patient Comments

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Dr. Cardin is a knowledgeable and caring physician who listens to her patient.
Patient | November 10, 2017

Dr. Cardin has been my oncologist for nearly 9 years. She is always personable, professional and informative.
Patient | October 26, 2017

True concern - Prompt - Knowledgeable.
Patient | October 10, 2017

She is just so smart.
Patient | October 5, 2017

Very good!!
Patient | September 25, 2017

Dr. Cardin cleared up information I learned from the NP on an earlier visit about chemo protocols and changes made for my tx.
Patient | September 12, 2017

She is the best.
Patient | August 10, 2017

Best overall provider.
Patient | August 10, 2017

Not sure who is meant by care provider, so I completed for Dr. Cardin.
Patient | August 7, 2017

Was unable to answer our questions.
Patient | July 20, 2017

I would recommend Dr. Cardin to all, excellent physician!
Patient | July 7, 2017

Dr. Cardin goes far beyond what I actually expected. Exceptional.
Patient | June 2, 2017

all good
Patient | May 27, 2017

Dr. Cardin was awesome. I came for a second opinion on my cancer treatment. She explained everything in great detail. I felt so confident in her that I moved my cancer treatment to Vanderbilt that day.
Patient | May 24, 2017

Dr. Cardin is absolutely superb! All I could have hoped for
Patient | April 30, 2017

We have complete confidence in Dr. Cardin.
Patient | April 24, 2017

Doctor had to meet with team before recommending medicine.
Patient | April 4, 2017

#9. Above average.
Patient | March 2, 2017

Very good experience.
Patient | February 22, 2017

Very caring and concerned about me.
Patient | February 8, 2017

Dr. Cardin has been a blessing to us. We have complete faith in her.
Patient | February 1, 2017