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Jay A Werkhaven, MD


Professor of Otolaryngology; Director of Analytics, Department of Otolaryngology; Associate Professor

4.6 4.6 116 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions
Pediatric Otolaryngology

Board Certificates

Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 1987


MD - Wake Forest University, 1982
Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Pittsburg, 1989
Residency - University of Illinois, Eye and Ear Infirmary, 1987
Internship - University of Illinois Medical Center, 1983


Vanderbilt Children's Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Otolaryngology
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
7th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Children's Otolaryngology Murfreesboro
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
1155 Kennedy Dr
2nd Floor
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

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.
Not very kid friendly.
Patient | November 10, 2017

We love Dr. Werkhaven.
Patient | October 30, 2017

He's always excellent, informative, and pleasant.
Patient | October 10, 2017

Dr. Werkhaven was great!
Patient | October 9, 2017

He was excellent.
Patient | October 5, 2017

I like and trust Dr. Werkhaven. However, always having to wait is a significant dissatisfier. I understand emergencies happen, but, it CONSISTENTLY happens that i have to wait nearly an hour for my son to be seen. If this continues, I will need to reassess continuing with him.
Patient | September 25, 2017

Good experience.
Patient | September 20, 2017

He is quick! I love that about him he takes long enough, but never wastes your time or his.
Patient | September 11, 2017

Dr. Werkhaven is amazing, he always took the time to explain and listen. I would highly recommend him to anyone.
Patient | July 17, 2017

Dr. Werkhaven is someone who I trust completely with my daughter and her best interest.
Patient | July 12, 2017

love Dr. Workhaven! 4th ear surgery in a month and no one else I trust like him !
Patient | May 30, 2017

Great job!!
Patient | May 26, 2017

All behaved very nice.
Patient | March 5, 2017

Great experience. Everything was well organized in a timely manner.
Patient | February 17, 2017

We have had an overall great experience with Dr. Werkhaven & the clinic.
Patient | February 6, 2017

He was very knowledgeable & also saw that her lip needed to be done when another doctor missed it. I really appreciated it.
Patient | February 3, 2017

Dr. Werkhaven its a very capable doctor & takes the time needed to attend the needs of my kids.
Patient | January 9, 2017

He was good. I just felt rushed & I wish he would have explained all that he checked more hourly.
Patient | December 21, 2016

He spent extra time to answer concerns.
Patient | October 19, 2016