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Mark Elkin Rawls, MD


Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

4.9 4.9 150 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Pediatric General Pediatrics
Acute Outpatient Illnesses
Medical Home Continuity of Care
Mild to Moderate Asthma Management
Primary Care Prevention
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Board Certificates

Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics, 2009


MD - University of Mississippi, 2006
Internship - Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, 2007
Residency - Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, 2010


Vanderbilt Children's University Pediatrics
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 24500
Nashville, TN 37204

Patient Comments

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There is no one better than Dr. Rawls he is so good to talk with about my concerns.
Patient | January 23, 2017

Dr. Rawls seems like he really cares. Excellent teaching. Great anticipatory guidance. Made me feel better - very reassuring.
Patient | January 19, 2017

Dr. Rawls is the best pediatrician I've ever met. Fantastic people skills.
Patient | December 16, 2016

Always great experience.
Patient | December 8, 2016

Always confident in our care.
Patient | December 1, 2016

Dr. Rawls is observant, attentive, reassuring, and communicates clearly.
Patient | October 28, 2016

Dr. Mark Rawls is the best. It is not only my opinion, but also my kids' opinions.
Patient | October 28, 2016

Dr. Rawls is always kind, thoughtful & doesn't rush you. I have always been impressed by the way he will call you quickly so you aren't left worrying & makes sure your questions are answered.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Dr. Rawls has such a calm disposition. He immediately puts my kids at ease.
Patient | October 24, 2016

We love Dr. Rawls - he is always willing to communicate in a way that I & my son can understand. He takes plenty of time to talk with us & understand what is going on. We are so thankful for him & the nursing staff.
Patient | October 17, 2016

Dr. Rawls is fantastic!
Patient | September 22, 2016

Dr. Rawls is the most kind & caring MD our family has ever had. We are so lucky.
Patient | September 12, 2016

Dr. Rawls is awesome!
Patient | August 10, 2016

Dr Rawls spent a long amount of time with us and answered all our questions. We are thankful for his help!
Patient | August 9, 2016

Dr. Rawls always spends time explaining any procedures, etc., in language we can understand. He truly acts as if he really cares for our child's well-being. He is 1st rate!
Patient | August 1, 2016

Dr. Rawls is an amazing pediatrician. He is very composed, thorough and a very patient _____. He carefully explained about our child's visit and rehab to expect in the weeks to come. He answered all our questions in details.
Patient | July 28, 2016

Dr. Rawls is excellent. He does a nice job of including the child in the visit.
Patient | July 22, 2016

Have referred several friends to this provider.
Patient | June 14, 2016

Dr. Rawls is a fabulous pediatrician. He provides personalized care. He never rushes us, even though I know he is incredibly busy. We are so lucky to have him as our pediatrician.
Patient | May 31, 2016

Dr. Ralws is so compassionate & helpful. We LOVE bringing all 3 o our boys to him!
Patient | May 28, 2016

Dr. Rawls is an outstanding physician. His demeanor is calm and engaged. He is gentle and patient with the kids. And his explanations to us are easy to understand and thorough.
Patient | May 23, 2016

Dr. Rawls is very friendly, knowledgeable and compassionate.
Patient | April 1, 2016

Mark Rawls is an exceptional pediatrician.
Patient | February 15, 2016

Always provides age-appropriate teaching and never assumes I know everything just because I also work in healthcare, which is always appreciated.
Patient | February 15, 2016

Dr. Rawls is a wonderful provider who makes my son feel at ease. My son request to see him. He does a wonderful job of talking to both patient & parent.
Patient | February 10, 2016

Dr. Rawls is caring, informative, respectful. I have confidence in his care of my children.
Patient | February 8, 2016