Doctor Directory

Cecelia Nally Theobald, MD, MPH


Assistant Professor of Medicine; Assistant Vice Chair for Quality, Department of Medicine

4.8 4.8 166 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Internal Medicine
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Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011


MD - Medical College of Virginia, 2008
MPH - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2014
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2012
Fellowship - Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2014


Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
1215 21st Avenue South
7th 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.
Knows her staff! Very professional! I'm happy she is my PCE.
Patient | October 16, 2018

she is the best!
Patient | September 24, 2018

Best doctor I ever had to provide any medical needs and questions - she is never in a hurry.
Patient | September 20, 2018

Love Dr. Theobald. She is a wonderful, knowledgeable, kind, caring person and the best doctor in the world.
Patient | September 17, 2018

Empathetic, brief, and intelligent - we are good communicators!!
Patient | August 3, 2018

Dr Theobald is delightful to talk to and very knowledgeable. She has wonderful bedside manner and is very thorough.
Patient | July 31, 2018

Excellent staff.
Patient | July 23, 2018

She was the proper scientific terms with me, which I appreciate.
Patient | July 20, 2018

Dr. Theobald is the best she listens and is genuinely concerned for her patients.
Patient | June 1, 2018

Patient | May 30, 2018

I had a very long struggle in BED & subsequently weight. Dr. Theobald is both compassionate and encouraging.
Patient | May 29, 2018

Dr. Theobald is very prompt in sending messages through my Vanderbilt health portal. I also have the ability to ask questions and know she will respond promptly. She is a genuine, caring doctor. I really appreciate the care she provides.
Patient | May 28, 2018

Dr. Theobald is a fabulous professional with exceptional care of her patients. We will all need to adjust to this new schedule she has. She has a top notch clinic.
Patient | May 28, 2018

I've never had a PCP as good thorough, confident and kind as Dr. Theobald. Excellent cafe!
Patient | April 18, 2018

Dr. Theobald is excellent. She treats me with respect, she explains things thoroughly but doesn't treat me like I'm clueless. I couldn't ask for a better provider.
Patient | March 27, 2018

Dr. Theobald is an absolute treasure.
Patient | February 13, 2018

Best PCP I have ever had
Patient | December 13, 2017

Great experience
Patient | December 7, 2017

All "excellent". #1. Dr. Cecelia Theobald.
Patient | December 4, 2017

Dr. Theobald was very compassionate and addressed all of my concerns & needs. I'm very thankful that she is my primary care physician!
Patient | November 7, 2017

Love my doctors office
Patient | October 24, 2017

Great friendly, well-prepared and encouraging in discussing issues w/good listening & responses.
Patient | October 13, 2017

Dr. Theobald is the best provider that I can imagine. She listens to me, involves me in the care plan, and is nonjudgmental but encourages me to be as healthy as possible.
Patient | September 27, 2017

Doctor Theobald is very knowledgeable & professional. Good doc!
Patient | September 27, 2017