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Tim Hinton, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

4.9 4.9 580 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Primary Care

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2005


MD - University of Maryland, 2002
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2005


Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
1215 21st Avenue South
7th floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Best M.D., I ever had, refer to anybody looking for a PCP.
Patient | March 8, 2017

Dr. Hinton is very likeable, very thorough, listens well.
Patient | March 1, 2017

Patient | February 16, 2017

Dr. Hinton is the absolute best listener of any doctor I have ever had. He has seen me through some difficult decisions and I consider him a friend as well as my Primary care doctor.
Patient | February 13, 2017

I trust Dr. Hinton - He's the most intelligent MD I've ever had.
Patient | February 3, 2017

Would prefer a more comprehensive exam and testing.
Patient | January 30, 2017

I love and respect my doctor.
Patient | January 19, 2017

My friend whom I referred made the comment, "I am glad I came here.".
Patient | January 18, 2017

Dr. Hinton is truly a blessing to have as a PCP. He listens to what I have to say, allows me to be involved in decisions regarding my care. He's also on time, but doesn't make it feel like he's rushing to get on to the next patient. He's absolutely wonderful to have as a provider. What an asset to Vanderbilt Internal Medicine. I wish more doctors were like him....
Patient | January 16, 2017

My visits are always first-rate. Hinton is a very fine MD.
Patient | December 24, 2016

For the past several years, Dr. Hinton has been a caring professional physician, who I have complete confidence in. He has been my best PCP.
Patient | December 19, 2016

Dr. Hinton is excellent.
Patient | December 19, 2016

Dr. Hinton is an excellent physician.
Patient | December 19, 2016

Always does his job well.
Patient | December 19, 2016

Md has complete recall of my health issues. Very impressive
Patient | December 12, 2016

Patient | December 1, 2016

dr Hinton is a great doctor
Patient | December 1, 2016

On my recommendation my entire immediate family uses this provider
Patient | December 1, 2016

Hinton is a very intelligent, compassionate doctor-
Patient | November 17, 2016

Dr. Hinton is best primary care I have had ever!!
Patient | November 17, 2016

Dr. Hinton is by far one of the best. He treats me & my family and is always so nice, helpful & knowledgeable.
Patient | November 3, 2016

excelllent care by Dr and staff
Patient | November 1, 2016

Good experience always - if you can say seeing a doctor is a good experience!
Patient | October 30, 2016

Dr. Hinton seems to really care about what I have to say & my concerns about what is going on with me.
Patient | October 27, 2016

Mentioned a pain in abdominal area - dr. said it was probably a small intestinal _____. Dr. did not examine or palpate abdomen.
Patient | October 24, 2016

I have recommended Dr. Hinton to my own son.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Feel very comfortable with Dr. Hinton's skill and professionalism. He listens and I fell he would not order unnecessary tests.
Patient | October 18, 2016

My husband and I are very fond of Dr. Hinton.
Patient | October 17, 2016

Dr. Hinton is FANTASTIC.
Patient | October 17, 2016

When I first notified Dr. Hinton's office of my initial problem (acute bronchitis), he arranged an Acute Care appointment for me. He didn't just tell me to go there. He has given me ideal care for many years now.
Patient | October 3, 2016

He is great! Everyone will like him.
Patient | October 1, 2016

Dr. Hinton changed my number of all prescription so I do not have to go to pharmacy so often.
Patient | August 23, 2016

Dr Timothy Hinton is the finest care provider that I have ever had. He is a very knowledgeable and personable Doctor and I am very comfortable during my visits.
Patient | August 22, 2016

Dr. Hinton is the epitome of a fantastic physician with uncommon phenomenal bed-side manners. Truly lives up to the standards of the Hypocratic Oath!
Patient | August 16, 2016

Dr. Timothy Hinton is a wonderful doctor. He listens, he does not judge and he respects me for who I am. He is humble and genuine and I trust him with my life.
Patient | August 9, 2016

My provider is outstanding.
Patient | August 1, 2016

Dr. Hinton has always been concerned and helpful.
Patient | July 26, 2016

The providers advice and concern are worthy. Provider is extremely knowledgeable.
Patient | July 18, 2016

Dr. Hinton is one of the best and most thorough doctors I have ever had. By his diagnosing my abdominal aneurysm, I believe he saved my life!
Patient | July 14, 2016

I'm certain Dr. Hinton has saved my life.
Patient | July 3, 2016

Dr. Hinton is a first-class M.D.
Patient | July 1, 2016

There was no bad issues. On my one continuous issue of concern,he was fully on top of it.
Patient | June 27, 2016

Patient | June 22, 2016

Dr. Hinton is one of the few Drs. I have seen who spends quality time with you and doesn't seem to be in a rush.
Patient | June 17, 2016

If nurse (Dr. Hinton busy) would respond to calls made to office about medication or care. Too long (days) to respond.
Patient | June 6, 2016

Dr. Hinton and his staff were excellent -
Patient | June 6, 2016

follow up is in the form of blood test results delivered through myhealthvandy. Doctor provides comments but there is no follow up call.
Patient | June 1, 2016

Patient | June 1, 2016

Dr. Hinton always conscientious.
Patient | May 31, 2016

great person all the way around
Patient | May 30, 2016

Dr. Hinton is wonderful. He listens carefully and responds thoughtfully. I never feel rushed when speaking with him. He also takes time to talk with me about my family and life, which further strengthens the doctor/patient relationship.
Patient | May 30, 2016

Patient | May 24, 2016

I wish my provider would talk more to me. I need a sleep apnea when I told my doctor, he did nothing never explained if I could get one or not, he don't respond well with me.
Patient | May 24, 2016

Dr. Hinton forwards the very strong perception of sincere interest in my overall welfare as a human being, the quality of my health for both the present and long term future, respect for me as a person and exhibits a tone of courtesy, respect and professionalism all times.
Patient | May 12, 2016

very diligent, and calm in explaining concerns.
Patient | May 9, 2016

Good experience!
Patient | May 9, 2016

New patient.
Patient | May 1, 2016

Dr Hinton and staff are great!
Patient | April 11, 2016