Dr. Barbara Nylander, MD

Dr. Barbara Nylander, MD

Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
61 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Barbara Nylander, MD is a gynecology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. She specializes in gynecology and obstetrics & gynecology.

Carl E Wingo MD PC

345 23rd Ave N Ste 328

Nashville, TN 37203
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Peach State Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nylander performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
more than 83% of peers
Pap Smear
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Nylander's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nylander "To provide excellent medical and surgical gyn care as medically indicated."

2  Specialties

  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

46  Conditions Treated


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28  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • MonaLisa Touch Laser Treatment
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nylander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nylander's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nylander to family and friends
49 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Nylander's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Nylander is the best. She’s amazing at what she does and is hilarious which definitely makes me more comfortable whenever I’m at my appointments. I tell everyone I know about her because she really is such a character. 10/10
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I absolutely LOVE Dr. Nylander!!!! She is the best doctor I have ever been treated by. I wish she still delivered babies!!!!!
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Been a patient for 26 years
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Being seeing her about 30 years ago. She delivered our boy and now he will be 25 soon. She is wonderful to our family taking care of me and that is a blessing. Thank you very much and of course not to forget to mention Carol the nurse who is there with Dr. Nylander. I am so honor to have them to be...more
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I have been seeing Dr Nylander for 6 years now and she is truly a incredible doctor. Her staff is exceptional as well. I recommend all my family and friends to her.
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