Dr. Kristin J. Dobay, MD

Dr. Kristin J. Dobay, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology | Male | 47 years old

We believe that every patient should be treated with dignity and respect, should have access to their physician, continuity of care, and a provider that listens to their questions and concerns. Patients have a right to make informed decisions about their general health, obstetrical, and gynecologic conditions.Read more

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We believe that every patient should be treated with dignity and respect, should have access to their physician, continuity of care, and a provider that listens to their questions and concerns. Patients have a right to make informed decisions about their general health, obstetrical, and gynecologic conditions.Read more

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Dr. Dobay's Reviews

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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes (47)
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in Greenbrier, TN |
Dr. Dobay took me under his wing as a transfer from Dr. Shearer. He delivered my daughter and has seen me ever since. I love his humor, he always answers all of my questions with exact detail as whats to happen with a procedure or what exactly they are looking for and the good side and bad side depending on what the results are. Also, if the results are bad how we fix the issue. As a female I am very comfortable with him as he sees me as a friend and treats me with respect.
Clarksville, TN |
I would suggest going to see a different doctor. I like Dr. Dobay, he seems like a nice person but I feel like he maybe has overextended himself. Not only that but the office in Clarksville is horrible. Not only were they asking me questions in the middle of the hallway where everyone could hear, but they were doing it with other people and I could hear everything. This is after I waited over 2 hours for my appointment.
in Nashville, TN |
Dr. Dobay is the best Dr I have ever had made my visit very good
Nashville, TN |
I would not recommend Dr. Dobay as a ob/gyn to anyone who wishes to have the ability to choose what they want in birth. Dr. Dobay is very much his way or the high way.
in Ashland City, TN |
Dr. Dobay is personable and overall, just a great doctor. I have had some not so welcoming OBGYN docs. I always feel comfortable and welcomed not only by Dr. Dobay, but the staff as well. I have had 2 surgeries with him, one of which he delivered my baby girl Riley, and they both went great! Plus my husband loves him. Big Bonus! Wait times are a pain, but for a good OBGYN doc, I'll wait as long as it takes.
Poor bedside manner, doesn't answer all questions, visits with patient for 2-5 minutes, talks about your issues outside of the room with others (HIPPA violation), too many patients scheduled at the same appointment time. Last but not least, you get seen 3 hours after your scheduled time.
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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Infertility
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
  • Mastodynia
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis

Procedures Performed

  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation
  • Laparotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaginal Reconstructive Surgery
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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  • 0

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • Medical School
    Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine

    Graduated in 1998

  • Internship Hospital
    Brooke Army Medical Center

    Completed in 1999

  • Residency Hospital
    Brooke Army Medical Center

    Completed in 2002

  • Undergraduate School
    Michigan State University

    Graduated in 1992

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Dobay's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

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