Dr. Patrick Lavin, MD

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Dr. Patrick Lavin, MD

Neurology | Male

Vanderbilt Eye Institute 1211 Pierce Ave, Nashville, TN 37232 Get Directions
(615) 936-0223

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Dr. Lavin specializes in Neurology and practices in Nashville, TN. He practices at 2 locations.

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      Specialties

      • Neurology
      • Neuro-Ophthalmology

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      • Neurology

      Conditions Treated

      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Alzheimer's Disease
      • Anisocoria
      • Anterior Horn Disease
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Blepharitis
      • Blindness
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cataract
      • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Chronic Pain
      • Cluster Headache
      • Confusion
      • Dementia
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Dry Eyes
      • Dystonia
      • Epilepsy
      • Essential Tremor
      • Exotropia
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Eyelid Spasm
      • Floaters
      • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
      • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Glaucoma
      • Graves' Disease
      • Headache
      • Herniated Disc
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
      • Insomnia
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
      • Keratitis
      • Lazy Eye
      • Meningiomas
      • Migraine
      • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
      • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
      • Myasthenia Gravis
      • Myelopathy
      • Myoclonus
      • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
      • Nystagmus
      • Ocular Hypertension
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Paralytic Strabismus
      • Parkinson's Disease
      • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
      • Pseudotumor Cerebri
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rasmussen's Syndrome
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Seizure Disorders
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Stiff-Man Syndrome
      • Strabismus
      • Stroke
      • Subdural Hemorrhage
      • Syncope
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
      • Tremor
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Ulcer
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vertigo
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage

      Procedures Performed

      • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
      • EMG (Electromyography)
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland, National University Of Ireland, School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1970

      • Internship Hospital
        St Vincents Hospital Elm Pk

        Completed in 1971

      • Residency Hospital
        Case West Res University

        Completed in 1981

        Genl Hospital Royal Infirm

        Completed in 1976

        St Vincents Hospital Elm Pk

        Completed in 1973

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Case West Res University Hosps

        Completed in 1983

      Awards & Recognition

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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 Neurology
      • Board certified in Neurology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Lavin's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Lavin

      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