Dr. Mathew Ninan, MD

Dr. Mathew Ninan, MD

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Dr. Mathew Ninan, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1988 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

2410 Patterson St Ste 212

Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Ninan'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.

1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Cancer
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thymomas

39  Procedures

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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

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of London Uk
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of London Uk
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ninan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ninan's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ninan to family and friends
36 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Ninan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

We were late for my first visit and when we got there they took me on back and didn’t make me wait or make a new appointment. The staff is so friendly and very helpful!
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Dr Ninan is an exceptional Doctor. He is very professional and personal. His nurse Cindy is one of the most wonderful nurses that I have ever met. Dr. Ninan and his staff went over and beyond ensuring that I was taken care of before, during and after my operation. I would highly recommend Doctor...more
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He is a awesome doctor. He cares about his patients well being.
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Phenomenal Surgeon! He saved my life!
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Great beside manner. Cares about his patients. I would recommend him without hesitation.
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