Dr. David Dyer, MD

Dr. David Dyer, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
65 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. David Dyer, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

The Laparoscopic Surgery Group, PC

2200 Murphy Ave Ste B

Nashville, TN 37203
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers
Stomach Surgery
more than 46% of peers

Dr. Dyer'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. Dyer "Our comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Program ensures the highest level of patient safety and support throughout your weight loss journey."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

2  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

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.


  • University Of Tennessee
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Tennessee
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dyer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dyer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dyer to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Dyer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Insurance left me withbfew options. Before surgery I saw him once where he read a flip chart w he th redundant info from the webinar I had watched. Day of surgery 3 hours late. No explanation. No care in the world. Beside manner is the worst. Spent 3 days in the hospital, saw him a total of 8...more
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A wonderful Dr. I love him!! He saved my life!!
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Dr. Dyer is awesome! He and his staff are very caring and listen to your concerns. He is very thorough as well as very knowledgeable about what he does. If you listen to him you will get the results you want! Thanks Dr. Dyer for everything!
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Dr. Dyer did my gastric by-pass in June, 2015 and I weighed in at 278 lbs at 5' 10". As of Jan 2017 I have lost 155 lbs, am a size 4 (first time ever!) and have a normal BMI, no longer diabetic and no more meds . Not only is Dr. Dyer a miracle worker but the program that he provides really works. ...more
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I would have loved to try and see Dr. Dyer for a consult to see if pursuing Bariatric Surgery was the right decision for me but this office won't even schedule a consult visit until you are approved for the surgery. When I called and spoke with Holly I stated that I would like to come in for the...more
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