Dr. Douglas Hanto, MD

Dr. Douglas Hanto, MD

Transplant Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Douglas Hanto, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Arizona in 1977 and specializes in transplant surgery.

2200 CHILDREN'S WAY Doctor's Office Tower, 10th Floor

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

(615) 936-7882

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Hanto

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Hanto's Experience

Dr. Hanto's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Transplant Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Transplant Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated


Read Less

29  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Surgery
  • Liver Transplant
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery

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 Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hanto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hanto does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hanto and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hanto's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hanto to family and friends
1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hanto'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
Are you Dr. Hanto?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Transplant Surgery
Transplant Surgery
Transplant Surgery
General Surgery
Transplant Surgery
Transplant Surgery