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Anderson Spickard III, MD, MS

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Associate Professor of Medicine; Associate Professor in Biomedical Informatics; Assistant Dean, Educational Informatics and Technology

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4.9 4.9 158 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Diabetes
Hypertension
Internal Medicine
Primary Care
Pulmonary
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Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1992

Education

MD - Vanderbilt University, 1989
MS - University of Virginia, 1995
Residency - University of Washington Medical Center, 1992
Chief Residency - University of Washington Medical Center, 1993
Fellowship - University of Virginia Health System, 1995

Location(s)

Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
1215 21st Avenue South
7th floor
Nashville, TN 37232
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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.
I can't say enough about my provider. I would never consider changing to another primary care physician - He is the best.
Patient | May 31, 2017

Dr. Spickard has been my primary care physician since 1997. He has been an excellent person to work with and has helped me through several serious medical issues. I have complete confidence in his ability to find the correct treatment and resources to address all my issues.
Patient | May 30, 2017

Best doctor ever!
Patient | May 19, 2017

Dr. Spickard is very kind, concerned, a great listener, a superb diagnostician, & so respectful.
Patient | May 18, 2017

Excellent & professional care & sincere interest!
Patient | May 1, 2017

Dr. Spickard has been my PCP for over 20 yrs.
Patient | May 1, 2017

Answered all my concerns. Set my mind at ease.
Patient | May 1, 2017

He has my internist for 20+ years.
Patient | March 14, 2017

I know he cares.
Patient | February 16, 2017

He is always there for me and my family. My husband and I think of him as part of our family.
Patient | February 13, 2017

Dr. Spickard III and staff or EXCELLENT and VERY PROFESSIONAL!!
Patient | February 9, 2017

Dr. Spickard has been my PCP for 20 years & I wouldn't trade him for any other. I drive a long distance to get to him!
Patient | January 31, 2017

Dr. Spickard III is the BEST provider. We have ever had. We love him and the way, he and her staff care for us. If he left this practice, we would follow him if at all possible.
Patient | January 9, 2017

Appreciate his concern & respect.
Patient | January 4, 2017

Excellent care please continue for all your patient.
Patient | December 9, 2016

Dr. Spickard is excellent.
Patient | December 7, 2016

Overall good; would prefer more time to go over things in finer detail/find most cost-effective treatments.
Patient | November 18, 2016

Love my doc!
Patient | October 24, 2016

Dr. Spickard is a caring intelligent physician. I am blessed to have him over my care.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Best internist ever!
Patient | September 16, 2016

Best experience in this office I've ever had.
Patient | September 16, 2016

I am 80 years old. Dr. Spickard is probably the most thorough, conscientious, and competent dr. I ever had.
Patient | September 6, 2016

Very pleased with treatment from Dr. Spikard and his staff.
Patient | September 5, 2016

Dr. Spickard and his staff are always friendly and courteous.
Patient | September 5, 2016

Dr. Spickard is not only caring and compassionate but also a very good listener. He always takes into consideration my thoughts, my concerns and considers my opinions. He makes well thought out, medically sound decisions about my care. Whenever I message him at myhealth@vanderbilt.com, he promptly responds. He is an excellent, skilled physician as well as an excellent diagnostician. Vanderbilt is very fortunate to have him.
Patient | September 3, 2016

Dr. Spickard III is the 'BEST' doctor at Vanderbilt!!
Patient | September 1, 2016

Dr. Spickard is exemplary. Great listener, thoughtful, engaged, and of course knows his stuff. He's obviously an incredibly busy man, but in the time he has for me during my visits, I have his complete attention.
Patient | August 30, 2016

sets the gold standard in care
Patient | August 29, 2016

All good.
Patient | August 25, 2016

Excellent Doctor!! Very personable, understanding, and extremely competent; Gives you his full attention, focused listener and I am so pleased and happy he is my Doctor!!
Patient | August 23, 2016

We live in west TN, but still drive to Vanderbilt for our med services.
Patient | August 12, 2016

Dr. Spickard and his staff are the BEST!! Rebecca & Melissa are top notch always!
Patient | August 9, 2016

I thank Dr. Spickard and his team and the very best people I could ever go to.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Dr. Spickard is the best! My family has been seeing him for years. He takes excellent care of us.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Dr. Spickard is one of the most competent, most decent men I know.
Patient | June 14, 2016