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Michael Frederick Vaezi, MD, PhD, MS


Clinical Director, Division of Gastroenterology; Director of the Center for Swallowing and Esophageal Disorders; Professor of Medicine

4.6 4.6 139 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Esophageal Diseases
Nutritional Deficiencies and Weight Loss

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1995


MD - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1992
PhD - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1988
MS - Case Western Reserve University, 1983
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic, 1996
Residency - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 1995
Internship - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 1993


1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 1660
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

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Always excellent care.
Patient | December 13, 2016

My first visit. Very good experience for the first visit.
Patient | November 18, 2016

Needed to ask several times for doctor to explain procedure.
Patient | September 2, 2016

Very pleased?
Patient | August 20, 2016

Doctor was great. Very helpful.
Patient | August 12, 2016

Was very much impressed with Dr. Vaezi's manners and friendliness. He is very knowledgeable.
Patient | August 1, 2016

He explained my current prescription and the amount of time I could be on it, which was different than what I had read. This made me feel better.
Patient | July 28, 2016

Dr. Vaezi seemed to be a wonderful doctor. I sure would recommend him to others.
Patient | June 15, 2016

Patient | June 1, 2016

Very knowledgeable about my condition. Kind, caring, compassionate. #1. Michael Vaezi
Patient | May 1, 2016

I will not be returning.
Patient | May 1, 2016

I was so impressed w/Dr. Sean Rice & Dr. Michael Vaezi. I'm so thankful my appt. was made w/them they were very professional yet personal, thorough, concerned, attentive.
Patient | April 25, 2016

Words can't say enough about how well y'all cared for me. Thanks so much again & God bless you all.
Patient | February 15, 2016

Dr. Vaezi is the most courteous, friendly, understanding doctor I have ever met.
Patient | February 11, 2016

My PCP asked me to bring up a metabolic reason to my pain, and this provider would not even consider it as an option nor was he too receptive to the information.
Patient | January 25, 2016