We have been a patient of Dr. Anderson since he began his career. He is a very good doctor. You can contact him at any time and he responds immediately. He is very kind and very knowledgeable and a friend. We have been blessed to have him as our doctor all these years.
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Dr. Anderson's Credentials
Chief Resident 1978-1979
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Doctorate of Medicine 1973
Georgia Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Science, Biology 1969
Bete Beta Beta Biological Honor Society
Athletic Scholarship, Varsity Football, Georgia Tech
Justin Potter Merit Scholarship, Vanderbilt School of Medicine
Weinstein Award, Vanderbilt School of Medicine
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Fellow, American College of Physicians 1986
AMA Physician Recognition Award 2000
Army Commendation Medal 1978
Best Doctors in America® 2013,2014
Clinical Instructor in Internal Medicine, Vanderbilt
University School of Medicine
Nashville Academy of Medicine
Tennessee Medical Association
Tennessee Society of Internal Medicine
American College of Physicians/American Society of Internal
Clinical Care Committee, Park View Hospital 1980-1983
Internal Medicine Executive Committee, Baptist Hospital 1980-1989
Tennessee Malpractice Review Board 1981-1984
Secretary, Nashville Society of Internal Medicine 1983-1984
Utilization Review Committee, Park View Hospital 1985-1987
Quality Assurance Committee, Baptist Hospital 1993-1996
Chairman, Research and Development Committee, Heritage Medical Associates 1994
Secretary, Heritage Medical Associates 1994
Quality Assurance Committee, Healthnet TennCare 1995-1996
Vice-President and President-Elect, Heritage Medical Associates 1995
President and Board Chairman, Heritage Medical Associates 1996
Lifesigns Medical Director 1999-2001
St. Thomas Hospital CEO Search Committee 2006
St. Thomas Hospital Compass Committee 2007
Dr Anderson is the most exceptional and educated doctor I have ever met, and I am a nurse. He is kind, understanding, and takes the time to listen to you. Anyone would have the best there is if he were their doctor!
My doctor treated my mother until she recently died. He treats both my sister and me, as well. He was unfailingly accessible throughout my mother's illness and battle with dementia. He was able to stay involved with her care when Alive Hospice was called in and was always available to us for questions and consultation. His kind and supportive nature has been invaluable to my family and me… See more
It is such a privilege and a pleasure to have Ed Anderson as my doctor. He is coridal, efficient, very caring and always available. I don't know if there is any finer doctor in Nashville. I often recommend him to my friends.
I am privileged to be a continuing patient of Dr. Anderson and I may live to be 100 as a result of my excellent choice! He has kept me healthy and active past most of my peers and I am eternally grateful. I also signed my daughter up as his MDVIP patient and will recommend him as the very best of physicians. He listens!
Dr. Anderson treats both my sister and me, and he treated my 100 year old mom until her death last month. No one could hope for a better or kinder physician. He is top-notch clinically and has the bedside manner that everyone hopes to have in their physician. We have been extremely pleased with him and happy to be in his care.
As I joined Dr Anderson's practice 3 years ago, I was an overweight, never exercise, eat too much of the wrong food patient. With Dr Anderson's support, and guidance, today I enjoy a regular workout regime at the Y, eat fish at least 3 times each week, and basically follow the Mediterranean diet . While I've not lost as much weight as needed, there is no question but that I… See more