Dr. Muyiwa Adedokun, MD

Dr. Muyiwa Adedokun, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 64

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Dr. Muyiwa Adedokun, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Nashville, TN. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Tristar Centennial Medical Center and Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Adedokun to book an appointment.


Meharry Medical Group

Meharry Medical Group2201 Murphy Ave Ste 220 Nashville, TN 37203

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Dr. Adedokun is affiliated with Tristar Centennial Medical Center Nashville, a highly rated hospital.

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Emergency surgery for ruptured appendix. Also surgery at same time for hernia. Have not been to his office, only saw him in hospital. My follow-up appointment is this coming week.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Smyrna, TN – Jul 02, 2016

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Experience and Background Checks


Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Adedokun's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adedokun treats Appendicitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Adedokun treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adedokun performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Adedokun performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Ventral Hernia

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adedokun treats Ventral Hernia more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Adedokun treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Adedokun's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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About Me

Care Philosophy

To give patients compassionate, competent state-of-the are treatment available.


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications


Columbia University, College Of Physicians & Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital
Harlem Hospital Center, Columbia University
Residency Hospital
Harlem Hospital Center, Columbia University
Internship Hospital
Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
Medical School


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What are Dr. Muyiwa Adedokun, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Adedokun frequently treats Appendicitis, Appendectomy, Laparoscopic, and Ventral Hernia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Adedokun treats.

Where is Dr. Muyiwa Adedokun, MD's office located?

Dr. Adedokun's office is located at 2201 Murphy Ave Ste 220, Nashville, TN 37203. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Muyiwa Adedokun, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Adedokun has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Adedokun is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Tristar Centennial Medical Center

Nashville, TN

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown

Nashville, TN

3 Awards Received

Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital

Murfreesboro, TN

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center

Smyrna, TN

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)