Dr. Colleen Vanderkolk, DO

NeurologyFemaleAge 49

Dr. Colleen Vanderkolk, DO is a Neurology Specialist in Nashville, TN and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Des Moines University, College Of Osteopathic Medicine And Surgery medical school in 2000. She is affiliated with Saint Thomas West Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Vanderkolk to book an appointment.

Dr. Vanderkolk

Saint Thomas Medical Partners W

4230 Harding Pike Ste 535 Nashville, TN 37205
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vanderkolk's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Concussion
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vanderkolk treats Concussion more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Vanderkolk treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vanderkolk treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Vanderkolk treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Migraine
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vanderkolk treats Migraine more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Vanderkolk treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
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Dr. Vanderkolk's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anosmia
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cognitive Function Testing
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wada Test
  • Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

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(615) 222-1251

Dr. Vanderkolk accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Vanderkolk's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vanderkolk

3.8

Based on 27 ratings

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(18)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
2 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
1 Star
25.925925925925927%
(7)
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Dr. Vanderkolk is awesome. She has helped me tremendously with my migraines. I would highly recommend her to anyone needing a knowledgeable, friendly, caring Dr.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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F. Green – Sep 04, 2021
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It went very well and the staff is always very friendly and attentive in making my future appointments.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Alesia R. Singleton – Sep 03, 2021
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Love Dr. Vanderkolk excellent Dr. Highly recommend. She is extremely nice and loves to make conversations with you. You feel like there is no rush at all.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Sarah – Jul 01, 2021
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Dr. Vanderkolk is a breath of fresh air! After being blown off by other doctors, it is so refreshing to see a doctor that really listens any really cares about my healing!
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Long wait times
1 person found this helpful
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Katie – Jul 01, 2021
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She is a fantastic doctor
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
What could be improved
No results
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Abel – Jun 18, 2021
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Kind Straight Forward and All around professional
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jun 22, 2020
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She is always there when I need her very polite, honest and dedicated too her patients.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Tammy Blomgren – Sep 19, 2019
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She definitely doesn't like me. She called me a liar after one visit and refused to even consider treating any neurological symptoms other than migraines. maybe I caught her on a bad day or maybe she only likes certain people.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
7 people found this helpful
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TN – Oct 13, 2018
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Dr. Vanderkolk is an excellent neurologist who cares deeply about her patients and their well-being Her staff is excellent and very attentive to patients needs and excellent at explaining things in a language that is understandable. Toby Wright
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Toby Wright in Nashville , TN – May 15, 2018
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I have been a migraine patient since I was around the age of 6. I have tried all therapies. The Botox has made a difference. She listens and adjusts the sites as needed. I am a RN and I do not believe in treating migraines with narcotics. It is proven that this does not work for long time management. I am happy to find a physician that supports this.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Lisa Petranka in Nashville, Tennessee – Feb 08, 2018
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I cannot say enough about Dr. Vanderkolk! She is AMAZING!! (and so is her nurse at Lenox Village location). She takes the time to listen and explain everything. She is the sweetest doctor I have ever had. She is patient and I never feel like she is rushed or annoyed because of the questions I am asking.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Marissa in Nashville, TN – Apr 20, 2017
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Awesome doctor. So nice and compassionate.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Nashville, TN – Nov 01, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Colleen Vanderkolk, DO is a Neurology Specialist in Nashville, TN and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Des...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Des Moines University, College Of Osteopathic Medicine And Surgery
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Colleen Vanderkolk, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Vanderkolk frequently treats Concussion, All Headaches (incl. Migraine), and Migraine. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Vanderkolk treats.

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Dr. Vanderkolk's office is located at 4230 Harding Pike Ste 535, Nashville, TN 37205. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Saint Thomas Medical Partners W

Saint Thomas Medical Partners W4230 Harding Pike Ste 535 Nashville, TN 37205
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Saint Thomas West Hospital

Nashville, TN

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)