Gallbladder Surgery

Gallstones are painful, hard deposits in the gallbladder. The treatment is surgical removal of the gallbladder. Vanderbilt’s skilled surgeons can evaluate you and schedule your surgery quickly, so you can put painful gallbladder attacks behind you.

Conditions We Treat

We surgically treat conditions that include:

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    Biliary colic (gallbladder attack)
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Meet Your Care Team

Chetan V. Aher
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4.9

Chetan V. AherMD

    Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Weight Loss Surgery
Joseph Broucek
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4.9

Joseph BroucekMD

    Benign Disease of the Esophagus, Benign Diseases of the Stomach / Duodenum, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, General Surgery, Hernias (Inguinal, Ventral, Incision), Minimally Invasive Foregut Surgery
Meredith C. Duke
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4.8

Meredith C. DukeMD, MBA, FACS

    Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, Biliary Disease / Gallbladder, Diaphragmatic Hernias, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, General Surgery, Surgical Weight Loss Surgery
Richard A. Pierce
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4.8

Richard A. PierceMD, PhD, FACS

    Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, General Surgery, Hernias (Inguinal, Ventral, Incision), Minimally Invasive Foregut Surgery, Sports Hernia/Athletic Pubalgia, Surgical Endoscopy
Michael D. Holzman
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4.9

Michael D. HolzmanMD, MPH

    Benign Disease of the Esophagus, Biliary Disease / Gallbladder, GI Surgery, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, General Surgery, Hernias (Inguinal, Ventral, Incision)
Shannon S. Bell
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4.9

Shannon S. BellAPRN, MSN

    Biliary Disease / Gallbladder, Diaphragmatic Hernias, GI Surgery, General Surgery, Hernias (Inguinal, Ventral, Incision)
Lisa M. Truett
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4.8

Lisa M. TruettAPN, MSN, BSN

    General Surgery

Gallbladder Surgery: Why Choose Vanderbilt

  • Convenience

    Our "Fast Track Clinic" offers special coordination of care for people who need gallbladder surgery, but who are otherwise healthy. We evaluate you and schedule you for surgery quickly, often within one week. 

  • Expert surgeons

    Our fellowship-trained surgeons have extensive training and experience performing a wide range of surgeries, including minimally invasive techniques.

  • Collaborative care

    Our doctors work closely with nurse practitioners and skilled nurses to ensure that you receive the highest quality of care before, during and after your surgery.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:

Location

2111 Belcourt Avenue, Suite 103
Nashville, TN 37212

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