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John Brooks Cleek, MD


Assistant Professor

4.8 4.8 180 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
Nutritional Deficiencies and Weight Loss
Endocrinology and Metabolism
Surgical Weight Loss Surgery

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1988


MD - Medical College of Georgia, 1985
Internship - Carolinas Medical Center, 1986
Residency - Carolinas Medical Center, 1988


719 Thompson Lane
Suite 22200
Nashville, TN 37204

Vanderbilt Diabetes
Vanderbilt Diabetes
1215 21st Avenue South
8th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

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Dr. Cleek is very personable, friendly answers all my questions & explains in a clear manner great doctor!!!
Patient | February 9, 2017

Dr.Cleek has been very helpful. He has made a huge difference in my weight loss journey as well as my overall mental health.
Patient | January 29, 2017

Dr. Cleek was absolutely outstanding. He listened to me and formed a plan of care that I was a part of. He was patient with my questions and in my opinion is an outstanding provider.
Patient | December 28, 2016

I love Dr. Cleek and have recommended him to friends.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Dr. Cleek has been concerned and understanding of situations in my life. he has been very helpful and encouraging in my weight loss journey.
Patient | November 18, 2016

Dr. Cleek was very helpful and understanding to my problems. He was also very helpful.
Patient | October 31, 2016

Dr. Cleek is the best. He's friendly and helpful and he listens.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Had to wait 2.5 hours to see dr. by then I was 'over it!' No one came to tell me what was going on. Then I was moved on to a long, long line to get blood work done.
Patient | August 30, 2016

Dr.Cleek is so nice, puts you at ease & has a happy personality. So was the resident doc.
Patient | August 21, 2016

Services rendered at wait time not so good.
Patient | August 10, 2016

Great experience!
Patient | June 10, 2016

Patient | June 1, 2016

I was impressed by Dr. Cleek. He knew what plan I needed to formulate and follow. Good bedside manner coupled by obviously very high competence in his field. I would recommend him without hesitation.
Patient | June 1, 2016

Dr. Cleek is a wonderful dr. and staff very good.
Patient | April 22, 2016

It was a wonderful experience. I felt very comfortable in talking with Dr. And the rest of the medical staff.
Patient | February 23, 2016

The day after, I left the office; I told my sister about my experiences with this provider, and she made her appointment with him.
Patient | January 29, 2016

Patient | January 26, 2016