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Michael D Holzman, MD, MPH


Professor of Surgery; Lester and Sara Jayne Williams Chair in Academic Surgery; Medical Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center

4.9 4.9 156 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Benign Disease of the Esophagus
Biliary Disease / Gallbladder
GI Surgery
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
General Surgery
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Board Certificates

General Surgery - American Board of Surgery, 1996


MD - Wake Forest University, 1988
MPH - Vanderbilt University, 1999
Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 1996
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1995
Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1989


Vanderbilt Colon and Rectal Surgery
Vanderbilt General Surgery
1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 3501A
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Colon and Rectal Surgery
Vanderbilt General Surgery
1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 3501A
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

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Dr. Holzman was extremely professional and understood my problem. Time was of the essence to be seen and he accommodated and went over and beyond to have my needs met.
Patient | November 11, 2017

Best dr. experience in my life. Super professional & spent plenty of time answering all my questions.
Patient | November 9, 2017

Dr. Holzman could not have been kinder or more professional. He was wonderful and very generous with his time.
Patient | October 3, 2017

He made me feel very confident in him.
Patient | September 15, 2017

Very friendly and helpful.
Patient | August 30, 2017

Dr. Holzman is a great doctor and took the time and care to help me. I was lucky to be recommended to see him.
Patient | August 30, 2017

Best doctors office experience I ever had.
Patient | August 24, 2017

He provided an alternative surgery option that best fit my needs. He didn't just decide to go with the easiest or most convenient for him.
Patient | August 3, 2017

Excellent bedside skills.
Patient | July 15, 2017

Overall EXCELLENT experience!
Patient | June 5, 2017

Dr. Holzman was wonderful!
Patient | June 5, 2017

Wonderful always!
Patient | May 17, 2017

I had this surgery in 2005 and am very comfortable with Dr.Holzman repeating it!
Patient | April 13, 2017

I tell everyone the doctor and the hospital are the best, the place you need to go.
Patient | April 6, 2017

Dr. Holzman is a very personable, and caring Dr. too bad more doctors cannot follow.
Patient | April 3, 2017

Excellent experience! All of my questions and concerns were addressed. At no time did I feel like he wanted me to hurry up and leave.
Patient | February 27, 2017

This was my first visit with Dr. Holzman and (_____) my husband and I absolutely love him! Super nice man.
Patient | February 21, 2017

Dr. Holzman is very caring and extensively examined me to help diagnose my problems, high recommend him.
Patient | February 6, 2017

Dr. Holzman is amazing. He took care of a major complication for me and my family is very grateful.
Patient | January 26, 2017

Dr. Holzman is 5 star, A+.
Patient | January 9, 2017

I would definitely recommend this doctor. Even though it is a serious problem me made me feel more at ease & informed.
Patient | December 16, 2016

Went well.
Patient | November 17, 2016

Dr. Holzman was an around very good dr. in every area, from bedside manner, care, concern, knowledge.
Patient | November 10, 2016

All good.
Patient | November 10, 2016

Great experience. Very professional, detailed, and thorough consultation went out of his way to work around my schedule.
Patient | November 7, 2016

Patient | November 1, 2016