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Jeffrey Aaron Kammer, MD


Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

4.7 4.7 655 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Cataract- Pediatric/Adults
Glaucoma Suspect-High Pressure

Board Certificates

Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology, 2001


MD - Case Western Reserve University, 1996
Fellowship - Emory University, 2001
Residency - University of Illinois Medical Center, 2000
Internship - Weiss Memorial Hospital, 1997


2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Eye Institute Lebanon
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
1670 West Main Street
Suite 100
Lebanon, TN 37087

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.
Always a good experience and always recommend Vanderbilt & Eye Clinic.
Patient | February 16, 2017

Very good.
Patient | February 13, 2017

Dr. Kammer is a very good doctor.
Patient | February 9, 2017

II was given excellent care by the staff. Each person told me information about the processes they were following .
Patient | February 7, 2017

I would definitely recommend Dr. Kammer to others.
Patient | February 4, 2017

Have been very impressed with Dr. Kammer during my care at Vanderbilt Eye Clinic but waits seem to be increasingly longer. Again this was longest time in the clinic of any visit.
Patient | February 4, 2017

He reviews his records well and asks me about topics we discussed on previous visits. He is very careful and complete.
Patient | January 25, 2017

Always feel I am getting excellent treatment! Would highly recommend Dr. Kammer.
Patient | January 19, 2017

Very good.
Patient | January 16, 2017

Dr. Kammen was very professional and I haven't had such care before nor after.
Patient | January 16, 2017

Dr. Jeffrey A. Kammer is a STELLAR physician!!I am VERY happy he oversees and handles my eye health needs!
Patient | January 15, 2017

Very pleased with results of cataract surgery and aftercare.
Patient | January 9, 2017

Again, the provider is very busy so, although he took plenty of time with me, I always feel a little breathless when I get out.
Patient | January 3, 2017

He is a very good provider, I believe he is very knowledgable , but I could have used a slower explanation on what was going on with me
Patient | December 24, 2016

He was a very good provider.
Patient | December 16, 2016

I continue to trust my vision to Dr. Kammer.
Patient | December 14, 2016

Recommendations would be more likely if not for appointment wait times but this is a major concern and have heard many patients complaining about this while waiting.
Patient | December 12, 2016

All my family members are being treated by Doctor Kammer and his staff.
Patient | December 12, 2016

Dr. Kammer is always nice and spends whatever amount of time is needed with me he is never rushed.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Would recommend to other family members & friends.
Patient | November 18, 2016

now take into account Dr. Kammer can explain all day but the lingo is new to me also have never had laser surgery so he probably explained it wonderfully I just don't get it.
Patient | October 31, 2016

I have been going to see Dr. Kammer for about ten years now. He is my favorite doctor and is always attentive to my needs. I recently moved to Knoxville, but I drive back to Nashville to see him.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Waited over 1.5 hrs to see the doctor for approximately 5 minutes.
Patient | October 17, 2016

The time spent waiting is discouraging, enervating, and unnecessary.
Patient | October 17, 2016

kammer is fantastic. knowledgeable guy, friendly. i have strong confidence in his abilities.
Patient | October 10, 2016

Jeff even called me Friday early evening to give the results of tests ... he goes above and beyond and only wish he had enough machines and help
Patient | October 10, 2016

A great doctor"
Patient | October 10, 2016

Information he gave me on cost of the one procedure I decided on turned out to be different once I got down to the office to make the appointment. He should update on the current cost before he quotes a price.
Patient | September 22, 2016

This provider has Always answered my questions, explained everything, and made correct diagnoses.
Patient | September 21, 2016

dr Kammer is the Best eye specialist!
Patient | September 19, 2016

Dr. Kammer is an outstanding physician. It is a privilege to have him as a doctor.
Patient | September 19, 2016

Patient | September 5, 2016

very good
Patient | September 3, 2016

preparing for Cataract surgery. Dr.Kammer has my full confidence.
Patient | September 1, 2016

Excellent M.D. but needs someone on staff with more time to explain medication and surgical procedures recommended.
Patient | September 1, 2016

I have recommended this provider to two individuals.
Patient | August 30, 2016

dearly love dr kammer. he has operated on my eyes and did a great job. he is easy to be with and answers all of my questions
Patient | August 29, 2016

Dr. Krammer is wonderful, caring, considerate, capable, - I could not ask for a better doctor. The wait times are APPALLING.
Patient | August 27, 2016

No complaints
Patient | August 8, 2016

I like Dr. Kammer. Very professional & kind.
Patient | August 4, 2016

Dr. Kammer is great.
Patient | August 4, 2016

Always very friendly and considerate of both patients and staff.
Patient | August 4, 2016

He always seems to be in a hurry and does not explain details about my condition and treatment.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Rather superficial, _____ approach especially after the long wait.
Patient | July 28, 2016

Dr. Kammer has been taking care of my eyes since I was diagnosed with Glaucoma several years ago. I have the highest confidence in him and the staff. We are keeping it under control, and I know what I need to do. My visits are always friendly and informative.
Patient | July 24, 2016

They have many, many patients. But each time I have an appointment, he talks about something we talked about last visit. This is an outstanding way to start a visit!
Patient | July 7, 2016

Dr Kamer is so kind and caring
Patient | June 27, 2016

Dr. Kammer is an excellent professional as well as having a friendly personality.
Patient | June 21, 2016

Dr. Kammer explained procedure before and after surgery. He also explained in detail the care of which to administer medications to my husband.
Patient | June 14, 2016

Patient | June 13, 2016

All Good
Patient | June 10, 2016

it is an annual appt as a backup for my regular eye doctor who i see every four months for glaucoma
Patient | June 1, 2016

My first appointment with Dr. Kammer, I knew I had made a good choice. He is professional, personable, easy to converse with, and obviously, very knowledgeable. I will continue to go to him for my eye health.
Patient | May 30, 2016

Dr. Kammer noted my up-coming appointments with two other doctors to conclude that I am being seen sufficiently over the coming year.
Patient | May 30, 2016

My experience has always been very positive with Dr. Krammer.
Patient | May 24, 2016

Dr. Jeffrey Kammer has been my doctor for several years. IHe is an excellent doctor and I am very thankful for him and Vanderbilt Eye Clinic.
Patient | May 24, 2016

Love Dr. Kammer - the best.
Patient | April 29, 2016

Dr. Kammor is very caring and gives me confidence he is familiar with my ophthalmology issues.
Patient | April 25, 2016

He truly seem to care and so honest about treatment.
Patient | April 1, 2016

Did not find the problem.
Patient | March 16, 2016

This is an excellent provider who always explains thoroughly.
Patient | March 14, 2016

DR> Kammer is excellent.
Patient | February 29, 2016

He was in a race to move on!! Is he payed by the number of patients?
Patient | February 26, 2016

Good care and personal explanations.
Patient | February 22, 2016

All of my visits to the eye clinic have been good experiences.
Patient | February 22, 2016

Dr. Kammer is just THE BEST!!!
Patient | February 16, 2016

I have see Dr. Kammer for 13+ years and believe his skill, professionalism and thoroughness are tops. Excellent doctor.
Patient | February 9, 2016

He was excellent and honest. Didn't try to overtreat or guess. I really like his style.
Patient | February 8, 2016

When I hear of someone having this cataract surgery done I always give them Dr Kammers number.
Patient | February 2, 2016

Dr. Kammer is extremely busy but ALWAYS makes me feel cared for and he listens. he is the first eye surgeon I feel good about having the responsibility for caring for my eye health! he is intelligent and always shoes appropriate compassion.
Patient | February 1, 2016

Patient | January 18, 2016

Didn't feel like the doctor cared that much that he made me and all of his patients wait very long times to see him. This is not the first time this has happened. Has happened every time I have come in the last two years. I was upset by the time I finally
Patient | January 18, 2016

Dr. Kammer has been excellent through a very difficult time with my eye. He also has a great sense of humor in easing the tension and worry of my eye situation. I appreciate having him on my eye care team.
Patient | January 8, 2016

Dr. Kammer and his staff are awesome!
Patient | January 2, 2016