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Jill Hickman Simmons, MD

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics

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4.9 4.9 110 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Adrenal Disorders
Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1, Type 2, MODY, CF-Related, Neonatal
Growth Disorders: Short Stature, Gigantism
Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology
Pediatric Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
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Board Certificates

Pediatric Endocrinology - American Board of Pediatrics, 2007
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics, 2003

Education

MD - University of Tennessee Memphis, 2000
Fellowship - University of Colorado Health Science Center, 2006
Residency - University of Colorado Health Science Center, 2003
Internship - Denver Children's Hospital, 2001

Location(s)

Vanderbilt Diabetes
Vanderbilt Diabetes
1215 21st Avenue South
8th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
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Vanderbilt Diabetes Franklin
Vanderbilt Diabetes
2105 Edward Curd Lane
Suite 100
Franklin, TN 37067
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Vanderbilt Children's Endocrinology
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
6th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
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Ayers Children's Medical Center
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
620 Skyline Drive
Jackson, TN 38301
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Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) Clinic
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
Doctors' Office Tower 6th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
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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.
Dr. Jill Simmons is the best!!!
Patient | September 7, 2017

Excellent experience as always.
Patient | August 8, 2017

Dr. Simmons is wonderful! She goes above and beyond. I'm a parent of multiplies and she assisted with both kiddies on this visit!
Patient | June 22, 2017

Love the doctor. Don't love Vanderbilt bureaucracy.
Patient | May 30, 2017

Already referred her to friends.
Patient | April 24, 2017

Love Dr. Simmons.
Patient | April 17, 2017

Dr. Simmons is amazing! Wouldn't ask for anyone else.
Patient | March 23, 2017

Was a little confused about getting a follow-up appt. but have zero complaints about Dr. Simmons!
Patient | March 16, 2017

She was a good listener, took notes, and included me in decision for my child's care.
Patient | February 28, 2017

I just wish there was an excellent because Dr. Jill is excellent.
Patient | February 7, 2017

Dr. Simmons is a very friendly & highly qualified doctor & my daughter is always very comfortable at her appointments.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Simmons took the time to answer all of questions. She spoke directly to my daughter when she was asked a question. Good at making a connection w/patient in a short amount of time. Star though she actually spent a lot of time with us - very patient. Thank you!
Patient | November 11, 2016

Dr. Simmons always makes us feel included in treatment decision.
Patient | October 14, 2016

We love Dr. Simmons!
Patient | October 12, 2016

She answered all questions I had and explained everything in terms I could understand. Didn't feel rushed at all. This was a very good experience.
Patient | October 7, 2016

Friendly & spoke to my child with respect & honesty.
Patient | September 27, 2016

We absolutely adore Dr. Simmons and are so thankful that our son was placed in her care at the time of his type 1 diagnosis 6 years ago.
Patient | August 18, 2016