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Marni L Groves, BSN, MSN, NP


Rheumatology Nurse Practitioner; Instructor at the Vanderbilt School of Nursing; Instructor at the Vanderbilt School of Nursing

4.9 4.9 340 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Psoriatic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
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BSN - University of Tennessee Knoxville, 2001
MSN - University of Tennessee Knoxville, 2002


Vanderbilt Rheumatology
Vanderbilt Rheumatology Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37212

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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.
Doctor very understanding of my illness and was heart felt about my feelings & emotions.
Patient | June 5, 2017

One could never ask for anything more. She goes above and beyond all expectations.
Patient | May 19, 2017

Marni is very caring, a good listener, over all a great person.
Patient | May 2, 2017

Marni always listens. She cares not just about my medical needs, but about how I am doing. Even when I have been ready to give up; she says there is something else we can try. She never stops trying to help me.
Patient | April 28, 2017

Ms. Groves is best provider I have. Listens, informed, knowledgeable, includes me in making plan of care.
Patient | April 27, 2017

Mari Groves is excellent!
Patient | April 26, 2017

Marni Groves is a wonderful provider. She is very knowledgeable about my condition and is always encouraging when I see her. I value her very much as part of my medical team.
Patient | April 24, 2017

Patient | April 17, 2017

Marni is always very professional and has a wonderful abillity to communicate compassion and interest in my care. I look forward to my visits with her.
Patient | March 20, 2017

Dr. Marni Groves is a very good (exceptional). She listens & cares for me & my wife as we do her. We really feel as though she is like family to us. We really love her!
Patient | March 10, 2017

All very good.
Patient | March 7, 2017

I love taking to Mr. Marni, very personable, very comfortable with her.
Patient | March 6, 2017

Thanks for a very good experience.
Patient | February 21, 2017

Marni is excellent.
Patient | February 3, 2017

Ms. Groves has always been caring and thorough when I've had an appointment. She is not my primary care physician, but I normally see her when I have an appointment in the Rheumatology Clinic.
Patient | January 23, 2017

I really like Marni. She is very upbeat, energetic and knowledgeable. She makes me feel better while I'm visting her office.
Patient | January 23, 2017

Marni does a tremendous job and is a wonderful blessing. She provides outstanding care to her patients
Patient | December 20, 2016

Dr Groves always spend as much time with me as I need addressing all my concerns.
Patient | December 20, 2016

Marni does an excellent job.
Patient | December 19, 2016

MS.Groves always make me feel at ease with her I can always asks questions.
Patient | December 13, 2016

marni is terrific!
Patient | December 12, 2016

I almost feel like I am family and always get the best possible treatment. I'm allowed to give input and am listened to.
Patient | December 12, 2016

I feel like she cares and never feel like I am being rushed through.
Patient | December 11, 2016

Very pleased with this provider and office! So glad to have this office & provider to turn to when needed.
Patient | December 2, 2016

I sure would recommend her to anyone!!
Patient | December 1, 2016

I have been to a lot of drs. about my condition & Dr. Groves is the only one that cared. She is the finest doctor I have had with this. I tell everybody about her. I am so pleased with her. I hope all the drs. at Vandy are like her.
Patient | November 18, 2016

Love Marni Groves, I think she saved my life.
Patient | November 17, 2016

She always will follow up on my questions e mail on issues.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Marni Groves is definitely a caring provider. She has the personality to make you feel comfortable and explains everything in simple terms.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Patient | October 17, 2016

Very sweet & kind.
Patient | October 17, 2016

Marni is an exceptional person. She is compassionate, attentive, thoughtful, and genuine.
Patient | October 17, 2016

Marni Groves is very understanding of what I go through, physically and mentally, and how pain effects my life. It is rare, for me at least, to have a medical professional understand the effects pain has on me, and WANT TO HELP. I always look forward to seeing her, know she will listen and offer solutions to problems. Marni is a great asset to Vanderbilt.
Patient | October 17, 2016

Marni Groves is the best.
Patient | October 14, 2016

Marni is wonderful.
Patient | September 16, 2016

It is always a pleasure to visit with MarnieShe is caring, knowledgeable and professional
Patient | September 13, 2016

Routine arthritis checkup.Very good visit
Patient | August 29, 2016

I love Marni
Patient | August 27, 2016

Marni is always available and concerned if I have a problem. She works quickly to get a solution and is always a pleasure.
Patient | August 23, 2016

Marni Groves is highly professional and very knowledgeable. She has an excellent bedside manner - SHe is like a ray of sunshine when she comes into a room. I highly recommend her.
Patient | August 23, 2016

Love seeing Marni. She is always so willing to listen and and is professional, yet, it is almost as though I am talking with a friend. The entire staff is so nice and helpful I really enjoy coming for my visits.
Patient | August 17, 2016

My Care Provider is the BEST and I Would Highly Recommend Her to anyone I know! She is the BEST! I would NOT Go anywhere else! She is a 5 Star Provider!!!
Patient | August 14, 2016

Marni & other staff always wonderful
Patient | August 12, 2016

incredible care! she is the best!
Patient | August 8, 2016

Marni is great.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Marni Groves is obviously a well-liked provider by the staff - they always say something positive about her. I find her caring, professional, knowledgeable and an overall excellent provider.
Patient | July 28, 2016

Marni is a Godsend! She ensures that I have everything I need & I understand all that is going on. She provides encouragement also.
Patient | July 24, 2016

Dr. Groves is wonderful! She's kind, concerned and competent!
Patient | July 19, 2016

Marni is the BEST. I would be highly upset if she could not be my provider.
Patient | July 18, 2016

Marni Groves is outstanding. She lays the background, what to expect, and follows up as well. Nurses in the Infusion Clinic really respect her, and that makes that part go well. Coordinated blood work so as not to have to do twice. Very impressed.
Patient | June 21, 2016

I always look forward to my visit with Marni Groves. She is always so pleasant and encouraging. She is as interested in what is going on in my life as she is in what is happening with my medical needs.
Patient | June 15, 2016

I think my provider does a great job. She doesn't seem to rush through my appointment time. She gives me time to talk to her about any of my concerns. She is a very kind and caring person.
Patient | June 8, 2016

provider is outstanding!!!
Patient | June 7, 2016

Marni is a very knowledgeable, caring and sincere provider. I have the utmost trust and confidence in her and the care plan we have set for me. Vanderbilt is very lucky to have her!
Patient | June 6, 2016

The clinical experience with Marne Groves is the best! She is so caring and personable. I look forward to appointments.
Patient | May 28, 2016

Marni is outstanding.
Patient | May 27, 2016

I get the best care, I would not go anywhere else.
Patient | May 26, 2016