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Allen J Naftilan, MD, PhD

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Associate Professor of Medicine; Clinical Director, Heart Failure Program

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4.8 4.8 296 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Congestive Heart Failure and Transplant
Congestive Heart Failure
Hypertension

Board Certificates

Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1987
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1985

Education

MD - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1982
PhD - University of Chicago, 1979
Fellowship - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1988
Internship - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1983
Residency - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1985
Research Fellowship - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1988

Location(s)

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

Vanderbilt Heart Winchester
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1397 South College Street
Bldg 2 Suite 1
Winchester, TN 37398
(map)

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.
Provider excellent - very best.
Patient | February 14, 2017

I have recommended him to other people....
Patient | January 29, 2017

Dr. Naftilan is the VERY, VERY BEST. Can't say enough good about him. Other doctors gave Earl 3 to 5 years to live. Earl has been with Dr.Naftilan 20+ years!!!!
Patient | January 29, 2017

Costantly recommending Doctor and Vanderbilt to others
Patient | January 23, 2017

confident enough to spend an extra $200 monthly to have insurance acceptable to Vandy.
Patient | January 16, 2017

Dr. Naftilan is the best!!!
Patient | January 6, 2017

Excellent.
Patient | December 28, 2016

Everything been good.
Patient | December 21, 2016

Dr. Naftilan and his staff are very caring, very professional and very easy to talk to!
Patient | December 20, 2016

Good.
Patient | December 14, 2016

Good.
Patient | December 6, 2016

I drove from Knoxville TN to see my physicians because Vanderbilt & my physician always deliver level 5 service.
Patient | November 13, 2016

Dr. Naftilan is an outstanding doctor, a true humanist.
Patient | November 2, 2016

Excellent physician!
Patient | November 1, 2016

Doctor was very patient and took time explaining all procedures and addressing all of my concerns.
Patient | October 24, 2016

I have recommended the Vanderbilt Heart Institute to numerous individuals and will continue to do so - I could not be more pleased with the treatment and courtesy which I have been shown.
Patient | August 23, 2016

Excellent physician, I feel that he really cares.
Patient | August 15, 2016

If I need bypass I want Dr. Naftilan not his group to do it if possible.
Patient | July 28, 2016

good
Patient | July 26, 2016

Everything about 6 months check-up very good.l #5 & 6. Did not need this.
Patient | July 19, 2016

Very nice.
Patient | July 18, 2016

I have all confidence in Dr. Naftilan.
Patient | July 6, 2016

Dr. Naftilan shows a genuine concern for his patient. He respected me as a person.
Patient | June 30, 2016

Dr. Naftilan is thorough and cares about his patients. He is easy to talk to and truly listens to my concerns. Very good at his profession.
Patient | June 29, 2016

I have told everyone about my doctor for 15 years Dr. Allen Naftilan.
Patient | June 9, 2016

Dr Naftilan was very good, bed side manner perfect.
Patient | May 28, 2016

Dr Naftilan is a great doctor, he keeps me on my feet and helps in any way he can
Patient | May 23, 2016

Excellent doctor!
Patient | May 1, 2016

Dr Naflyan is fantastic
Patient | March 14, 2016

Dr. Natiflin is great. Takes time and explains condition thoroughly. Gives specific actions to take to help condition.
Patient | March 1, 2016

Excellent experience.
Patient | February 25, 2016

Dr. Naftilan has my utmost faith in his ability to treat my condition and make my life more livable!
Patient | February 22, 2016

the very best
Patient | January 26, 2016