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Darrel L Ellis, MD


Professor of Medicine, Dermatology

4.9 4.9 246 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

General Adult Dermatology
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
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Board Certificates

Dermatology - American Board of Dermatology, 1984
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1981


MD - University of Kansas, 1976
Residency - University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 1983
Residency - University of Kansas Medical Center, 1981
Internship - University of Kansas Medical Center, 1977


Vanderbilt Dermatology
Vanderbilt Dermatology
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 26300
Nashville, TN 37204

Vanderbilt Cosmetic Dermatology
Vanderbilt Dermatology
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 26300
Nashville, TN 37204

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Patient Comments

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Dr. Ellis was very kind and listened well. Great experience.
Patient | October 16, 2018

Dr. Ellis is wonderful!
Patient | October 12, 2018

Dr. Ellis is great! Very thorough & professional.
Patient | October 3, 2018

My son is also a patient of Dr. Ellis.
Patient | September 24, 2018

Probably the most intelligent & thorough physician I've ever had. Ditto for his nurse (believe her name was Connie).
Patient | September 21, 2018

Dr Ellis is exactly what I need for my dermatology needs. We worked through options for treatment in a very sound way. I'm new to the area and he has made me very confident in my new care!!
Patient | September 17, 2018

I have entrusted my skin care with Dr. Ellis for over 20 years and will continue to do so.
Patient | September 2, 2018

Dr. Ellis is the best doctor I've ever had.
Patient | August 30, 2018

My experience was good. I always feel that the time spent with me and Dr. Ellis is the time I need in getting all of my questions and concerns answered.
Patient | August 17, 2018

I have been a patient of Dr. Ellis since 1998 and have always had positive experiences.
Patient | August 3, 2018

Dr. Ellis is excellent, I hold him out as an example of how physicians should practice medicine.
Patient | June 27, 2018

Dr. Ellis is a remarkable physician w/very good bedside manner.
Patient | June 26, 2018

I have been seeing Dr. Ellis for 30 years
Patient | May 21, 2018

Patient | May 19, 2018

Dr. Ellis is fantastic! He cares about his patients, is very thorough, and is very knowledgeable.
Patient | May 14, 2018

Dr Ellis is extremely thorough, efficient, but never rushes!
Patient | May 6, 2018

Dr. Ellis is a wonderful doctor.
Patient | May 4, 2018

At least Dr Ellis apologized for the over 1 hour delay in seeing me.
Patient | April 14, 2018

Dr. Ellis is great.
Patient | April 12, 2018

Dr. Ellis is one of the most caring and knowledgeable physicians I have met.
Patient | April 10, 2018

Dr. Ellis is very professional and very educated. I totally trust his decisions.
Patient | March 27, 2018

dr Ellis is an exceptional physician along with his staff. I have never had an issue with any of them. very professional
Patient | March 13, 2018

He is a fantastic doctor!
Patient | February 12, 2018

excellent experience
Patient | January 28, 2018

Dr. Ellis has been my dermatologist for many years and I would not think of going to anyone else. He has treated several in my family and all think he is the best!
Patient | January 24, 2018

Daniel L. Ellis, MD is the physician standard that I hold all others to. He should be the example for all VMG!
Patient | January 10, 2018

he is the best I have had in 30 plus years of needing dermatology care.
Patient | December 7, 2017

Dr. Ellis is very professional & caring
Patient | October 30, 2017

Dr. Ellis is always cordial, helpful/professional in every way (makes sure you understand your plan of treatment -
Patient | October 19, 2017

I have recommended Dr. Ellis to several people!
Patient | October 13, 2017

Dr. Ellis is very courteous - compassionate & understanding. He really listens to me, asks questions, & listens to my concerns.
Patient | October 9, 2017

Dr. Ellis identified my first skin cancer and has been very thorough in annual checkups and periodic removal and biopsies of suspicious moles and lesions. He is very knowledgeable in this field and has provided sound and reassuring medical advice.
Patient | September 25, 2017

Dr. Ellis is the absolute best and most experienced doctor for my dysplastic nevi. diagnosis. I trust him 100%, only after God first.
Patient | September 21, 2017