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Christopher Matthew Sobey, MD


Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine; Fellowship Director Pain Medicine

4.5 4.5 186 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Chronic Back Pain
Complex Region Pain Syndrome
Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
Interventional Pain
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Board Certificates

Pain Medicine - American Board of Anesthesiology, 2014
Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology, 2014


Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2013
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2014


Vanderbilt Pain Management
Vanderbilt Interventional Pain Center
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 22209
Nashville, TN 37204

Vanderbilt Spine Center
Vanderbilt Spine Center
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 23108
Nashville, TN 37204

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.
Patient | May 9, 2018

Dr. Sobey - has the best "bedside" I've encountered.
Patient | May 9, 2018

Very pleased with this pain clinic.
Patient | May 8, 2018

when I left his office, for the first time is many years I felt I could have a reason to hope again to ease my pain.
Patient | April 27, 2018

i feel like they could do more for my pain but dont do it.
Patient | February 27, 2018

Very pleased.
Patient | February 16, 2018

Already have made several referrals for those looking for back pain relief
Patient | February 12, 2018

I have recommended Dr. Sobey to friends.
Patient | February 4, 2018

Very much a good experience. 1. Dr. Sobey. 4. Very true. 8. Very good. 10. Full confidence. 11. Very sure.
Patient | January 10, 2018

I have recommended Dr. Sobey to a number of people some of whom see him regularly now.
Patient | October 2, 2017

The doctor appeared rushed caused he was/had schedule full. He needs more helpful assistants!!!
Patient | September 8, 2017

Patient | August 28, 2017

Dr. Sobey is wonderful! He is competent as well as approachable. I have recommended him to friends who are also Very happy with him.
Patient | August 16, 2017

Patient | July 19, 2017

Dr. Sobey couldn't have been more caring, helpful and encouraging with full explanation of treatment - medication - which he thought would be best for my condition and restrictions.
Patient | June 28, 2017

Very good & nice.
Patient | June 12, 2017

Dr. Sobey has seen me at my very worst in terms of pain - he was always understanding & has taken the time to determine the best combination of procedures.
Patient | May 2, 2017

I like how they always listen to me and don't rush me out the door and take everything I say to consideration.
Patient | April 13, 2017