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Adetola A Kassim, MD


Associate Professor of Medicine

4.8 4.8 213 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Bone Marrow Transplant
Hematologic Cancer
Hematology / Oncology
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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

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They don't have to explain anything I know he answered all questions.
Patient | July 24, 2017

Dr. Kassim, always has time to discuss your health issues.
Patient | July 24, 2017

Kept waiting each visit. Often heard him in hallway laughing & talking... me waiting.
Patient | July 16, 2017

Dr. Kassim was very nice, informative, took time to explain all procedures.
Patient | July 10, 2017

Patient | June 27, 2017

Dr. Kassim has been my doctor for 9 years. EXCELLENT!
Patient | June 12, 2017

Good - caring.
Patient | June 1, 2017

Always a good experience.
Patient | May 30, 2017

He is always helpful and takes all the time I need.
Patient | May 26, 2017

Puts you at ease; very knowledgeable; good listener.
Patient | May 24, 2017

The provider was very positive and encouraging. Staff was very helpful.
Patient | May 18, 2017

Everyone that we talked to on campus was very helpful and friendly.
Patient | May 3, 2017

I love my provider and this is why I travel so far to keep him as my provider.
Patient | May 2, 2017

He saved my life!
Patient | May 2, 2017

Dr. Kassim is outstanding. I greatly enjoy his positive personable, and professional competency.
Patient | April 12, 2017

Admonished me to continue hydrating often during the day; there was improvement in this area and he noticed.
Patient | April 7, 2017

A very good experience. Dr. Kassim is always friendly, enthusiastic and a very knowledgeable dr.
Patient | March 24, 2017

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