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William E Serafin, MD


Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

4.9 4.9 424 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Internal Medicine
Primary Care

Board Certificates

Allergy and Immunology - American Board of Allergy and Immunology, 1987
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983


MD - Vanderbilt University, 1979
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1984
Fellowship - Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School, 1987
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1982


Vanderbilt Primary Care Green Hills
Vanderbilt Medical Group Green Hills
2002 Richard Jones Road
Suite B-300
Nashville, TN 37215

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.
He has always been caring.
Patient | August 21, 2017

Dr. Serafin is an excellent physician - Very knowledgeable, sensitive and responsive to my concerns, upbeat and reassuring. Gives me his undivided attention. Encourages me to participate in self-care to maximize health. A good and caring friend.
Patient | August 1, 2017

Dr. Serafin has always showed concern and explained my care he recommends .
Patient | August 1, 2017

He has always taken whatever time was needed to discuss any concerns or issues.
Patient | July 31, 2017

Dr. Serafin is the best Dr. I've ever had in my life. I am 77 years old.
Patient | July 31, 2017

If all providers were as smart and thorough as Dr. Serafin, Americans' health would be better on average.
Patient | July 27, 2017

I have total confidence in Dr. Serafin.
Patient | July 24, 2017

My provider is my wife.
Patient | July 6, 2017

Dr. Serafin is THE BEST!!! He always listens and has a very caring attitude.
Patient | June 30, 2017

Very good.
Patient | June 27, 2017

Patient | June 8, 2017

Dr. Sarafin is a true medical professional.
Patient | May 26, 2017

Very informed & informative.
Patient | May 24, 2017

Patient | May 23, 2017

Very helpful, informative, professional. The best!
Patient | May 22, 2017

Dr. Serafin is a superbe doctor and I am lucky to have him to care for me. If i don't call to tell him if I am better, he calls me!
Patient | May 17, 2017

Dr Serafin is a wonderful physician! I'm so glad he's my doctor now!
Patient | May 9, 2017

My first visit with Dr. Serafin. I was very pleased and am confident of my care in the future.
Patient | April 25, 2017

Dr. Serafin is the best and most caring physician I have ever had.
Patient | March 23, 2017

Patient | March 14, 2017

Dr. Seraphin in my opinion is a unique and amazing physician. He is extremely thorough and superior in his approach to determine the health problem. I have great respect for his ability and appreciate very much his demeanor.
Patient | March 2, 2017

Dr. Serafin is an excellent doctor with compassion for his patients.
Patient | March 2, 2017

Always professional and very informative concerning my medical treatment and meds.
Patient | March 1, 2017

My entire family plus my husband went or are going to see Dr. Seraphin.
Patient | February 28, 2017

thorough examination
Patient | February 27, 2017

I have always recommended my care provider.
Patient | February 27, 2017

Has been my doctor in my old age and has kept me active and able to provide for myself and assist others.
Patient | February 22, 2017

Dr. Serafin is very smart and listens well. He is an excellent medical trouble shooter.
Patient | February 22, 2017

Dr. Serafin is an excellent doctor! The staff at Vanderbilt Green Hills is excellent, too!
Patient | February 14, 2017

Dr. Serafin is always very knowledgeable and thorough. Remembers each symptom you tell him and responds to each.
Patient | February 14, 2017

Been with this Doctor for many years.
Patient | February 13, 2017

Dr. Serafin is always at the top of my care providers.
Patient | February 6, 2017

Dr. Serafin is awesome. Seems do get better each time. We are lucky to have him.
Patient | January 20, 2017

If there was an excellent category I would choose it. I recommend Dr. William Serafin to everyone who asked to do so.
Patient | January 11, 2017

I have a wonderful smart caring doctor!
Patient | December 21, 2016

Wm Serafin is the best dr. I've ever had!
Patient | December 16, 2016

Dr. Serafin embodies the qualities that I have always associated with a caring physician. He takes the time to actually talk to you and discuss your concerns.
Patient | December 16, 2016

on a scale of 1 to 10 Dr Serafin is a 15
Patient | November 22, 2016

Dr. Serafin has been my provider for a number of years.
Patient | November 18, 2016

Good, my husband and I both see Dr. Serafin also my daughter sees him too -
Patient | November 17, 2016

been my primary physician for over 30 years and has been terrific!
Patient | November 14, 2016

Dr. Serafin is an outstanding doctor. He spends extra time with me. He determined that I needed additional medication to lower my blood pressure.
Patient | October 19, 2016

Language and thought processes have always matched mine. Has never ever interrupted or talked over my words. Always talks in terms of options available, then potential outcomes.
Patient | October 18, 2016

Excellent experience, very knowledgeable, easy to talk to.
Patient | October 17, 2016

All good!
Patient | October 5, 2016

Dr. Serafin is a wonderful provider, for me. He reviews my meds and my history before I arrive. We sit down together and discuss any issues that may have come up since my last visit; he goes over everything with me. He is very thorough and considerate. He is also very encouraging. I trust that he truly CARES for me and is well informed and well able to pass on that information to me in a way that I understand.
Patient | September 19, 2016

Patient | September 16, 2016

Dr. Serafin is an excellent physician.
Patient | August 28, 2016

An exceptional physician by which all others are measured. He consistently exceeds expectations and set the bar.
Patient | August 16, 2016

Dr. Serafin saved my life in October of 2014, when he detected a small, but un-usual heart sound that turned out to be a fault aortic valve. He immediately directed me to specialists and needed care. He has always been attentive and thorough in his approach in providing for my care needs. I have recommended him and hope that he never retires.
Patient | August 9, 2016

I have always been very impressed with Dr. Sarafin.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Great provider.
Patient | July 28, 2016

it has been 7 business days and I haven't heard from the results of my X-ray.Dr Serafin spent more than enough time with me and guided me to more informational resources. Last statement from Dr Serafin was to call him if needed.
Patient | July 25, 2016

He's a great dr. and always makes sure I understand fully, he's glad to answer any question I have. #8. Always.
Patient | July 22, 2016