Dr. Lemuel Dent, MD

Dr. Lemuel Dent, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Lemuel Dent, MD is a general surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Morehouse Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in general surgery.

1005 Dr Db Todd Jr Blvd Fl 4

Nashville, TN 37208

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Pleural Effusion
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more than 24% of peers
Fracture
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more than 10% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 10% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Morehouse Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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