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Adetola Adamo Kassim, MD


Associate Professor of Medicine

4.8 4.8 268 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Leukemia, Acute and Chronic
Hematology / Oncology
Hematologic Cancer
Bone Marrow Transplant
Stem Cell Transplant

Board Certificates

Hematology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1999
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1997


MD - University of Lagos, 1988
Fellowship - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1999
Residency - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1997
Internship - North General Hospital, 1995


Vanderbilt Hematology Clinic
Vanderbilt Hematology Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 3900
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.
Love Dr. Kassim very good.
Patient | January 24, 2017

Dr. Kassim is awesome!
Patient | January 9, 2017

Very personable; interested in our concerns about blood issues!
Patient | December 13, 2016

Excellent physician - extremely intelligent, excellent in his field. Excellent communication & people skills seldom seen in the medical field.
Patient | December 5, 2016

Kassim is excellent!
Patient | December 1, 2016

I'd love to have all my labs available for discussion. I don't understand what I see online. Some of my blood work was not in the normal range, but I don't know enough to worry.
Patient | December 1, 2016

everything was great.
Patient | October 26, 2016

He always takes tie & answers questions.
Patient | October 14, 2016

As noted previously, I have great respect and confidence for Dr. Kassim.
Patient | September 16, 2016

Dr. Kassim is one of if not the best doctor I have ever seen. Trust him 100%.
Patient | September 15, 2016

Sometimes, I wish I could speak with Dr. Kassim after the fact.
Patient | September 8, 2016

Dr. Kassim is always easy to talk to and always very nice and courteous.
Patient | September 7, 2016

Patient | August 25, 2016

Dr. Kassim and the staff at the clinic saved my life.
Patient | August 23, 2016

Dr. Kassim is a awesome doctor, wouldn't ask for anyone else!
Patient | August 13, 2016

I have recommended him to a lot of people.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Dr. Kassim is the best ever. I completely trust him & fear the day he retires.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Very good Doctor
Patient | June 27, 2016

I have every confidence in Dr. Kassim. His attitude and care and concern for me, and I am sure for all his patients, is what instills this confidence in me.
Patient | June 9, 2016

Dr. Kassim is the reason I am here and able to complete this survey. 9 years ago his convinced this board to agree to my receiving a stem cell transplant. I will be forever grateful for that.
Patient | May 11, 2016

Dr. Kassim is a very good doctor and so far I have very much confidence in his work with my case.
Patient | May 1, 2016

He saved my life!
Patient | April 26, 2016

Dr. Kassim is a great doctor. I truly like him and admire his care, concern and knowledgeable.
Patient | April 21, 2016

I have been with Doctor Kassim for 10 years since I was first diagnose with CLL. Sometimes we have had differences of opinions, but we always work through them He is the best!
Patient | April 15, 2016

always a good experience
Patient | April 13, 2016

don't think I can have a better physician.
Patient | April 12, 2016

Patient | April 12, 2016

Dr. Kassim and the stem cell clinic and staff have been a blessing to our family. They are wonderful!
Patient | April 1, 2016