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Jonathan C Nesbitt, MD


Professor and Chair, Department of Thoracic Surgery

4.8 4.8 115 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Thoracic Surgery
Lung Cancer, Thymic Cancer and Mesothelioma
Lung/Thoracic Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Transplantation
Lung Transplant

Board Certificates

Thoracic Surgery - American Board of Thoracic Surgery,


MD - Georgetown University, 1981
Residency - Albany Medical Center, 1989
Residency - Albany Medical Center, 1988
Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1986


Vanderbilt Thoracic Clinic
Vanderbilt Thoracic Surgery
2220 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

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I like my dr.
Patient | February 7, 2017

All things went very well.
Patient | February 1, 2017

Dr. Nesbitt listens and can relate to the needs of the patient.
Patient | November 3, 2016

Very very good.
Patient | September 28, 2016

Very happy with dr. feel real good about surgery and my care.
Patient | September 6, 2016

Dr. Nesbitt was wonderful. He removed all my cancer. He has wonderful bedside manner. He took all the time I needed for questions and concerns. He is a great surgeon.
Patient | August 16, 2016

All good.
Patient | August 9, 2016

Patient | June 22, 2016

Patient | April 29, 2016

Dr. Nesbitt is to refer me to another surgeon.
Patient | March 2, 2016

Post procedure pain care was excellent. Pain post procedure was of great concern to me.
Patient | February 23, 2016

Good experience.
Patient | February 11, 2016

All v.g.
Patient | January 25, 2016