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Andre L Churchwell, MD


Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology); Associate Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences; Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Associate Dean for Diversity in Graduate Medical Education and Faculty Affairs; Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute

4.9 4.9 236 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiovascular Medicine
Congestive Heart Failure
General Cardiology
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Board Certificates

Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1987
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1982


MD - Harvard University, 1979
Fellowship - Emory University, 1986
Residency - Grady Memorial Hospital, 1985
Fellowship - Emory University, 1984
Residency - Woodruff Health Sciences Center, Emory University, 1982
Internship - Emory University, 1980


Vanderbilt Heart
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1215 21st Avenue South
5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

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Dr. Churchwell is an outstanding cardiologist!!
Patient | October 5, 2017

Dr. Andre L. Churchwell is an outstanding doctor. He should be rated a minimum of 15+.
Patient | October 5, 2017

Already answered. Dr. Churchwell is an excellent physician in all aspects of care.
Patient | September 28, 2017

I recommend Dr. Churchwell to everyone.
Patient | September 25, 2017

Dr. Churchwell knows me as a patient and as a person. He usually takes the time to educate me about my healthcare and explains things that are very complex is very understandable ways.
Patient | September 25, 2017

Dr. Churchwell has been my cardiologist for 20 + years. He is the BEST! I place all my trust in him and the team at Vandy Heart Inst.
Patient | September 25, 2017

I really like how Dr. Churchwell drew a picture of a heart on the exam table paper to show me what was going on.
Patient | August 29, 2017

Everything very good.
Patient | August 28, 2017

Dr. Andre saved my life ten years ago. I have had them come to Vandy on major holidays to help me & my husband.
Patient | July 20, 2017

Excellent dr.
Patient | July 10, 2017

I had a good experience could be no better. Always left with a good feeling. Trusted him.
Patient | July 5, 2017

I enjoy the experiences I have had here at Vanderbilt very much. Even after my stress tests.
Patient | June 1, 2017

Dr. Churchwell is simply the best. He is inspirational and extremely talented.
Patient | April 28, 2017

Dr. Churchwell is a very caring & compassionate dr.
Patient | April 28, 2017

Dr Churchwell is an excellent doctor, one of the most intelligent men we have ever spoken to, and he is so easy to talk with.
Patient | April 24, 2017

Excellent physician, gives informative and personal information to pt. in a great manner.
Patient | April 21, 2017

Patient | April 10, 2017

Great experience.
Patient | March 23, 2017

So knowledgeable, accessible great at explaining complex taking simply.
Patient | March 14, 2017

Good -
Patient | March 2, 2017

Dr. Churchwell is the first doctor that has listened to me about my disease and how it can effect my heart.
Patient | March 1, 2017

Dr. Churchwell is consistently in the A+ category!
Patient | February 14, 2017

Love Dr. Churchwell!
Patient | February 13, 2017

Dr. Churchwell has kept me alive - period. He is ALWAYS professional, kind and he cares about my well being! He is the best doctor I have ever seen. And he stays in contact with my primary care doctor in Kentucky.
Patient | February 3, 2017

Very good experience with all visits with this provider & his staff.
Patient | January 30, 2017

He is the best.
Patient | January 30, 2017

It was a very good experience.
Patient | January 9, 2017

Dr. Churchwell has been taking care of me for 18 years. He and his nurses & staff are the best medical team I have ever known.
Patient | January 6, 2017

Always over the top!!
Patient | December 30, 2016

He always has time to talk and answer my questions, explaining things. He is a wonderful dr.
Patient | December 28, 2016

Patient | December 16, 2016

Dr. Churchwell is a competent, caring, compassionate care giver.
Patient | December 10, 2016

On 11/8/16 Dr. Churchwell sang an Andy Williams song to me!! Sometimes he shows me his sketches.
Patient | December 8, 2016

I'm more confident in Dr. Andre Churchwell, than ANY OTHER doctor.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Dr. Churchwell very caring in getting me well. A wonderful doctor. Very knowledgeable.
Patient | October 6, 2016

Very down to earth, easy to understand.
Patient | September 28, 2016

I feel very comfortable.
Patient | September 22, 2016