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Elizabeth Ann Yakes, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

4.9 4.9 139 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. 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

Very good experience, as always.
Patient | June 12, 2017

Dr Yakes is by far the friendliest, kindest physician I've ever seen! I feel she genuinely cares about me.
Patient | June 7, 2017

All excellent experiences.
Patient | June 1, 2017

Dr. visits always seem hurried. It would be exceptional to chat for 30-45 mins. but not really expected.
Patient | April 14, 2017

Dr. Yakes is exceptional. I have complete trust in her.
Patient | March 16, 2017

Love it my provider speaks Spanish. Excellent.
Patient | March 14, 2017

Patient | February 9, 2017

Dr. Yakes always provides excellent care, compassion & understanding.
Patient | February 9, 2017

Dr. Yakes is great.
Patient | January 5, 2017

Real treasure.
Patient | December 21, 2016

Does not overtreat or overtest.
Patient | December 19, 2016

Dr. Yakes is the best doctor I have ever had.
Patient | December 16, 2016

Dr. Yakes had been invaluable to our family to get us through mild dementia to severe impairment. She is patient and kind to my mother in law and she helps the family navigate the rapid changes. I wish she was accepting new patients for my mother.
Patient | December 12, 2016

Dr. Yakes is the best ever!
Patient | November 3, 2016

Dr. Yakes went beyond the call of duty to spend time with me and help me with all my issues.
Patient | October 28, 2016