Dr. Eric Grogan, MD

Dr. Eric Grogan, MD

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Dr. Eric Grogan, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

1301 MEDICAL CENTER DR Ste. 1710

Nashville, TN 37232

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Biography

Dr. Eric Grogan, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2008
University Of Virginia/Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery Clinical Fellow
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Vanderbilt University Medical Center/Surgical Residency
Residency Hospital
2004
Va Medical Center Quality Scholars Research Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1999
Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
Lipscomb University
Undergraduate School
2008
2005
2004
2000
1999
1995

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • H. William Scott Student Surgery Award, Vanderbilt University, 1999
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Vanderbilt University Medical School, 1998

Media & Publications

  • "Diagnostic characteristics of a serum biomarker in patients with positron emission tomography scans." Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2010: 89:1724-1729., 2010
  • "Thoracic operations for focal pulmonary lesions are frequently not futile in patients with a benign pathologic diagnosis." Journal of Thoracic Oncology (in press), 2011
  • "Accuracy of FDG-PET to diagnosis lung cancer in a region of endemic granulomatous disease." Annals of Thoracic Surgery (In Press), 2011
  • "Identification of small lung nodules-technique of radiotracer guided thoracoscopic biopsy." Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 2008 Feb; 85: S772-S777., 2008
  • "Radiotracer-guided thoracoscopic resection (RGTR) is a cost-effective technique for the evaluation of sub-centimeter pulmonary nodules." Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2008 Sep; 86: 934-940., 2008
  • "The relationship of patient complaints and surgical complications." Journal of Quality and Safety in Health Care. 2006 Feb: 15: 13-6., 2006
  • "Transplant pneumonectomy in a patient with an acutely thrombosed allograft". Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2010 Mar; 89:975-977., 2010
  • "Successful treatment of atrioesophageal fistula via cervical esophageal ligation and decompression." Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2011 Jun; 91(6):e85-6., 2011
  • "Existing general population models inaccurately predict lung cancer risk in patients referred for surgical evaluation." Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2011: 91(1): 227-33., 2011
  • "Heart rate variability predicts trauma patient outcomes as 12 hours: Implications for military and civilian triage." Journal of Surgical Research. 2005 Nov; 129(1): 122-8., 2005

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How do u thank someone for saving your life On May 11th of this year I was transferred from Williamson Medical Center to Vanderbilt with my vital organs shutting down as a result of double peumonia and sepus .A large pus pocket had formed around my heart Long story short is that Dr Grogan...Read More
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Dr. Grogan has changed my life! Absolutely one of the most amazing, kindest and knowledgeable doctors I have met! He and his staff have truly guided me through my thoracic surgery process from day one! I pray these people are blessed beyond!
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