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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 40

4230 Harding Pike Ste 525
Nashville, TN 37205
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Dr. Marlar's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Thomas West Hospital
4220 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205
St Thomas Midtown Hospital
2000 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37236

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The Surgical Clinic PLLC
St. Thomas West
4230 Harding Pike Ste 525
Nashville, TN 37205
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    Dr. Marlar's Experience

    Dr. Marlar's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Adrenal Surgery
    • Adrenalectomy
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Cancer Surgery
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colon Surgery
    • Colostomy
    • Cystectomy
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
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    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Gastrotomy
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hepatectomy
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
    • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Colectomy
    • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
    • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
    • Pancreatic Surgery
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Peritoneal Dialysis Procedures
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Skin Grafts
    • Small Bowel Surgery
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vagotomy
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    • Abdominal Cancer
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Achalasia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Adrenal Tumor
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallbladder Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hiatal Hernia
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    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancreatic Disease
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rectal Cancer
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Small Intestine Disorders
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Marlar

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2004

    Internship Hospital

    Vanderbilt University Hosp
    Complete in 2005

    Residency Hospital

    Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Complete in 2009

    Undergraduate Schools

    Vanderbilt University
    Graduated in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Marlar & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Marlar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Thomas West Hospital

    • St Thomas Midtown Hospital

    • Tristar Centennial Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    3.7 out of 5

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    3.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Dr. Marlar's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    15 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    13 responses

    Experience with Dr. Marlar

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.5 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.5 out of 5

    15 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.3 out of 5

    15 responses

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    The Surgical Clinic PLLC
    St. Thomas West
    4230 Harding Pike Ste 525
    Nashville, TN 37205
    (615) 385-1547 (Office)
    (615) 297-9161 (Fax)
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