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Howard S Kirshner, MD

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Director, Stroke Center, Division Head, Vascular Neurology, Division Head, Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology; Professor of Neurology; Vice-Chair, Department of Neurology

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4.7 4.7 164 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Neurology
Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology
Stroke and Cerebrovascular

Board Certificates

Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1980
Vascular Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2005

Education

MD - Harvard University, 1972
Residency - Massachusetts General Hospital, 1975
Internship - Massachusetts General Hospital, 1973

Location(s)

Vanderbilt Neurology
Vanderbilt Neurosciences
1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 3930
Nashville, TN 37232
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Patient Comments

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Very good. Very patient friendly. Took proper time to answer questions, showed keen interest in problem. #5. No tests.
Patient | January 10, 2017

Excellent.
Patient | December 28, 2016

I simply can't explain how wonderful Vanderbilt has been to me & Dr. Kirshner saved my life in 07 w/the help of the Lord I simply can't praise that wonderful man enough. #1. Very very good. #2. Great.
Patient | December 5, 2016

If dementia pt. believes he is getting better, don't dash his hopes openly.
Patient | November 17, 2016

Thorough, knowledgeable, sensitive -
Patient | November 3, 2016

Excellent in all areas.
Patient | October 31, 2016

Dr. Kirshner never rushes his time with me. I appreciate that very much.
Patient | October 12, 2016

Dr. Kirshner instills the utmost confidence in his patient.
Patient | September 14, 2016

Staff & provider well matched in providing needs of patients - top - of - the - line!
Patient | September 2, 2016

Dr. Kirsher has been my doctor since 1999. I have great respect for him.
Patient | September 1, 2016

Calm. Takes time to discuss.
Patient | August 26, 2016

Dr. Kirshner has always provided the best care possible or referred me to someone who has provided very good care.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Good.
Patient | July 21, 2016

Best in S.E. US!
Patient | July 18, 2016

Spent ample time for visit.
Patient | June 21, 2016

Information was overwhelming.
Patient | June 16, 2016

Doctor took his time to understand our concerns; spent nearly hour talking with doc.
Patient | June 8, 2016

I have referred others to Vanderbilt Neurology.
Patient | April 27, 2016

Dr. Kirshner is outstanding and very great dr.
Patient | March 7, 2016

No orders for test this visit.
Patient | January 20, 2016