Dr. James Ettien, MD

Dr. James Ettien, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
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Dr. James Ettien, MD is a general surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

397 Wallace Rd Ste 309

Nashville, TN 37211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
high
more than 80% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 11% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Ettien'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

14  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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.

Education

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ettien has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ettien's Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ettien to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Ettien's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very happy to have him as my surgeon on more then one occasion. He explained the procedure and answered all my questions. He made me feel at ease with the entire process.
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