Dr. Clinton Marlar, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 39

4230 Harding Pike Ste 525
Nashville, TN 37205
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Dr. Marlar:

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Dr. Marlar's Experience

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Dr. Marlar's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Saint Thomas West Hospital
4220 Harding Road
Nashville, TN 37205
Baptist Hospital
2000 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37236

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Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Marlar

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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)
    • Endocrine Surgical Procedures
    • 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
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
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    • Gastrotomy
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • 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 Splenectomy
    • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & 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 & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • 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 Injections
    • 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
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallbladder Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
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    • 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
    • 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
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Marlar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Marlar has admitting privileges:

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    • Saint Thomas West Hospital

    • Baptist Hospital

    • Tristar Centennial Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Marlar

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Marlar to family and friends

    11 responses
    below
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 10 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Marlar
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    below
    national average

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    Is Dr. Marlar accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Bluegrass Family Health
    • Cigna
    • Cigna-HealthSpring
    • Humana
    • Medicaid of Kentucky
    • MultiPlan
    • NovaNet
    • United Healthcare
    • USA Managed Care Organization
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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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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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
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    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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