Dr. John R. Roberts, MD

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Dr. John R. Roberts, MD

Thoracic Surgery | Male

Centennial Thoracic Surgical Associates 2400 Patterson St Ste 215, Nashville, TN 37203 Get Directions
(615) 342-7345

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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphadomopathy
  • Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mass
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Oral Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septal Defect
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

Procedures Performed

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Esophageal Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tracheostomy
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video Assisted Throacoscopy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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  • 0
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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Yale University

    Graduated in 1985

  • Internship Hospital
    John Hopkins University Of Med
  • Residency Hospital
    John Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 1989

  • Fellowship Hospital
    John Hopkins University
  • Undergraduate School
    Duke University

    Graduated in 1981

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Roberts' Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Roberts

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Roberts' Care Philosophy

I will care for my patients as though they were family members.

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Dr. Roberts says...

Thank you for your feedback that will be shared with others.  If you have concerns, please call the Practice Manager, Buffy Cato @ 615-342-7345