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 13 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1994 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery, cardiac 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
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Background Check

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. 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

Care Philosophy

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
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic 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

Awards

Dr. Wheatley III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wheatley III

4.9

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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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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Cigna
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