Dr. Grayson Wheatley III, MD

Dr. Grayson Wheatley III, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Grayson Wheatley III, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1994 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery, thoracoabdominal surgery, and more.Read his story

123 Main St

Nashville, TN 37203

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 3 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wheatley III's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheatley III treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Wheatley III treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheatley III treats Aneurysm more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Wheatley III treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheatley III treats Aortic Dissection more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Wheatley III treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Wheatley III's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafting
  • Aortic Arch Thoracic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Reconstruction Surgery
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Root Surgery
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Sparing Surgery
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Ascending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Bacterial Endocarditis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Endovascular Stent Grafting
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Heart Valve Surgery
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Postoperative Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Stent Grafting
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Valvuloplasty
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

My goal is to provide exceptional care for patients in a compassionate manner, while at the same time offering cutting-edge therapies that few surgeons are qualified to provide.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracoabdominal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2005
Arizona Heart Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2004
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2001
Ohio State University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1995
University Of Florida College Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1994
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1990
Florida State University
Undergraduate School
2005
2004
2001
1995
1994
1990

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Dr. Wheatley III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wheatley III

4.9

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
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Great surgeon with super personality and superior bedside manner.
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500 characters are not NEARLY enough to describe my experiences with Dr. Grayson Wheatley. Having said that, the 'short version' is that I firmly believe there is no better vascular surgeon on the planet than Dr. Wheatley! I have posted a more 'definitive' review online which can be found...Read More
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There is so very much I could say about Dr Wheatley but it only lets you say so much so Ill say this ... He is the best doctor/Surgeon that I have ever encountered in my life! He has been so patient with me and truly earned my trust over time! I would recommend Dr Wheatley over anyone he is the...Read More
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Dr. Wheatley is extremely generous with his time. He is knowledgeable and patient. He speaks precisely and has an intuition about the right amount of detail that he should provide in layman's terms so I can easily understand the disease state and remediation that he is recommending. He has...Read More
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Dr. Wheatley is fantastic! He takes the time to explain exactly what the issue is and what he is going to do to resolve it. You will never feel like a number with him.
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