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Elizabeth Ann Yakes, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

4.9 4.9 177 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Internal Medicine
Primary Care
Well Woman Care

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2004


MD - University of Florida, 2001
Residency - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2004
Chief Residency - Beth Israel Deaconess 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.
Dr. Yates is the best
Patient | July 2, 2018

Always excellent experience.
Patient | April 19, 2018

She even returned to see me after I had another question - from her lunch!
Patient | April 18, 2018

Patient | April 10, 2018

So saw her hrs. will be less, but I love her! I would be willing to wait to see her because she is awesome!
Patient | April 6, 2018

Dr. Yakes is amazing she takes the time to listen to what you have to say
Patient | February 27, 2018

Love Dr. Yakes. That's why I still make the drive from Clarksville for my care.
Patient | February 26, 2018

Dr. Yakes is the BEST doctor I have EVER had.
Patient | January 11, 2018

Dr. Yakes is an excellent doctor, all doctors should show as much concern about their patients as she does.
Patient | January 6, 2018

Dr. Yakes is truly exceptional in her ability to listen, explain clearly, and diagnose my condition with solutions that include my input.
Patient | December 8, 2017

Dr. Yakes is one of the best primary care doctors I have seen.
Patient | November 7, 2017

She is the best.
Patient | October 25, 2017

She makes me feel she always has my best health in mind. She makes my opinion about any issues.
Patient | August 15, 2017

Only talked didn't listen to lungs or look in ear or check me out.
Patient | August 15, 2017

Dr. Yakes has been my primary care provider for many years. Excellent physician.
Patient | July 26, 2017

Excellent MD, she has been.
Patient | July 19, 2017

Never... #1. Yes she is very careful with my problem and medication. #3. Was concerned for my pressure that is not controlled. #4. Yes always tells me what she is going to do. #5. Tells me that all is good or something is not very good. #6. She understands me and I her. #7. All is very good. #8. She speaks to me very clear I understand. #9. 20. #11. Definitely she is a marvelous person.
Patient | July 7, 2017

Elizabeth A Yakes MD is an excellent doctor.
Patient | June 26, 2017