Lee A. Fentriss, MD, FACP

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualizedĀ attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Physician Profile


University of South Dakota
Vermillion, SD
Bachelor of Science, Biology 1987
Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN
Doctorate of Medicine 1992
University of Tennessee, Saint Thomas - Midtown Hospital
Nashville, TN
Internal Medicine 1992-1993
University of Tennessee, Saint Thomas - Midtown Hospital
Nashville, TN
Internal Medicine 1993-1997



Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
American Medical Association
Tennessee Women in Medicine
Tennessee Medical Association
Nashville Academy of Medicine

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine 1997-present
Peer Review Committee, Baptist Hospital 1999-present
Continuing Medical Education Coordinator, Heritage Medical Associates 2007-present
Board of Directors, Middle Tennessee Partnership for Internal Medicine 2009-present
Board of Director, Heritage Medical Associates 2009-present
Board of Directors, Tennessee Women in Medicine 2000-2007
President, Tennessee Women in Medicine 2002-2003
Tutor, Physical Diagnosis, Vanderbilt University 1992-1996

Hospital Affiliations

Saint Thomas Health Services

Honors and Awards

Phi Sigma Biology Honor Society
American Red Cross Special Citation for Exceptional Volunteer Service


American Board of Internal Medicine

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Fran

    I am new to the MDVIP family and unfortunately have already had to visit the office several times. Not only Dr. Fentriss but the e...

  • Member: Jo

    Dr. Fentriss was my primary care physician before she was affiliated with MDVIP, and she had always been so caring and thorough, I...

  • Member: Myra

    Dr. Lee Anne Fentriss, I can't say thank you, because there's no words to thank you for my life. God must surely have intervened...

  • Member: Carolyn

    Dr. FENTRISS is a very very knowledgeable, efficient and compassionate lady. She has brought me through trying times and her refe...