Doctor Directory

John Matthew Corey, MD


Assistant Professor

4.6 4.6 149 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Cancer pain
Chronic Back Pain
Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
Interventional Pain
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Board Certificates

Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology, 2008
Pain Medicine - American Board of Anesthesiology, 2009


MD - University of Missouri Columbia, 2001
Fellowship - Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, 2011
Internship - Naval Regional Medical Center, 2002
Residency - Naval Regional Medical Center, 2007


Vanderbilt Pain Management
Vanderbilt Interventional Pain Center
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 22209
Nashville, TN 37204

Patient Comments

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Thank you for this MD.
Patient | November 15, 2017

A friendly, easy-to-talk-with person. VERY KIND.
Patient | November 11, 2017

Excellent care!
Patient | October 27, 2017

Dr. John Corey is an excellent clinician. I will highly recommend him to everyone I know who needs a similar care.
Patient | October 13, 2017

Excellent provider.
Patient | September 29, 2017

Dr. Corey is just great!
Patient | September 28, 2017

I really liked him, but thought he want a little too fast.
Patient | September 14, 2017

Need info of pain med before and after surgery & rehab.
Patient | August 31, 2017

Dr. Corey is new to me - but is EXCELLENT in every way!
Patient | August 9, 2017

If I forget to ask him about something I can tell staff and he will come back for me to talk to.
Patient | August 2, 2017

Dr. Corey is so kind and compassionate, there are few doctors that are prodigiously talented and eloquent as him, and yet show such concern & passion.
Patient | August 1, 2017

This doctor and intern took a good bit of time explaining my concerns and asking me questions at length. Had never had that much time spent with me by any dr.
Patient | July 28, 2017

Already have referred others.
Patient | July 12, 2017

Listened to my concerns. Will recommend him to anyone with pain issues.
Patient | June 26, 2017

Amazing dr. he stopped my pain.
Patient | June 9, 2017

This was my first time meeting Dr. Corey. I found him very respectable and caring. He seem to understand my back pain and offered me new procedures to considered.
Patient | June 5, 2017

Patient | June 2, 2017

He was relaxed, sat down to talk, friendly, courteous, nice guy, not rushed.
Patient | May 31, 2017

Dr. Corey is very nice and talks and listens to you and not in a hurry to get out.
Patient | May 24, 2017

#8. Dr. showed me where my prob. was & fixed it.
Patient | May 19, 2017

Dr. Corey is a wonderful, kind, compassionate doctor. Very committed to his patients' care. I've never seen a doctor that so thoroughly understands my situation like he does. I fully trust his judgment, and would never consider going elsewhere.
Patient | January 11, 2017

Dr. Corey is AWESOME!!
Patient | January 11, 2017

Good experience
Patient | December 1, 2016