Dr. Salim Mehio, MD

Dr. Salim Mehio, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary DiseasesMaleAge 56

Accepting new patients

Dr. Salim Mehio, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in Nashville, TN. Dr. Mehio has more experience with Sleep Apnea, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Tristar Centennial Medical Center and Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Mehio to book an appointment.

Locations

The Frist Clinic - Pulmonologists

Frist Pulmonologists330 23rd Ave N Ste 500 Nashville, TN 37203
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Hospital Highlight

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

At a Glance

  • Friendly Staff Patients said the staff was friendly. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals

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Thanks for your help. Amazing doctor !
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jamal Shaltaf – Jul 25, 2020
Very nice man. Truly listens to your concerns.
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jul 15, 2020
Wonderful physician. He listened and let me ask all My questions and He answered everyone. Very friendly
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Eva Marie Williams – Jul 12, 2020
Conscientious, professional, patient, people person who has helped me to stay healthy.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Karen Allor Inscho – Jun 26, 2020
Follow up
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jun 24, 2020
Everyone was friendly and safeguards were in place for not spreading Covid-19. Dr. Mehio is always attentive and kind.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Sheila Pemberton – Jun 20, 2020
First visit with Dr. Mehio. Recently moved here. Professional and helpful staff. Were able to get my records transferred while I was there. Dr. Mehio is personable, professional, thorough and helpful.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Feb 26, 2020
My appointment with Doctor Mehio was a very good experience. The nurse and staff were polite and helpful. I highly recommend Doctor Mehio.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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David – Feb 11, 2020
This was my first visit with Dr Mehio and I was very pleased.
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  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Ted Guillaum – Feb 04, 2020
Dr. Mehio was very nice and easy to talk with. Answered all my questions.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Ken Elam – Jan 28, 2020
Dr. Mehio listened to concerns and discussed treatment options
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  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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David – Jan 13, 2020
Dr Mehio is very diligent and compassionate. I could not be happier with his service. He is a wonderful doctor and a very good man who cares about his patients.
What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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Joni Riels – Oct 20, 2019
I found the clinic very efficient, friendly, caring and professional. Dr. Mehio has been my physician for several years and I admire his professional and caring concerns. Highly recommend this clinic.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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The Adams family. – Aug 27, 2019
when you are told you have something on your lungs, there is no better hands to be in then dr mehio and his staff from start to finish they are your family !!!!! they have got you every step of the way there really is not enough good words to say !!!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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misty in tn – Mar 26, 2018
I would recommend this provider.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Mehio

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Mehio treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Mehio treats other conditions, please contact the office at (615) 342-5900.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Mehio is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Sleep Apnea
Sleep Study
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
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High
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Very High
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Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Mehio is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Asthma
Bronchiectasis
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High
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Very High
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Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.Compare with other Pulmonary Vascular Conditions specialists.

Dr. Mehio is experienced in the area of Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

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Pulmonary Embolism
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
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High
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Very High
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Respiratory Tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory Tract Conditions specialists.

Dr. Mehio is experienced in the area of Respiratory Tract Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 35 conditions and procedures

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Respiratory Failure
Pneumonia
Asthma
Low Blood Oxygen Level
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Dr. Mehio's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Alkalosis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bird Flu
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Still's Disease
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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(629) 219-7415

Dr. Mehio accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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MultiPlan
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About Me

Biography

This physician is accepting telehealth visits.Dr. Salim Mehio has been a physician at the Frist Clinic since 2002. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

University Of Southern California
Fellowship Hospital
University of Iowa | Johns Hopkins's Good Samaritan Hospital
Residency Hospital
American University Of Beirut
Medical School
1992
Good Samaritan Hospital
Internship Hospital
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Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Salim Mehio, MD?

Call (629) 219-7415 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Salim Mehio, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Mehio has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Salim Mehio, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Salim Mehio, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Mehio's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Salim Mehio, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Salim Mehio, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Mehio frequently treats Sleep Apnea, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Mehio specializes.

Where is Dr. Salim Mehio, MD's office located?

Dr. Mehio's office is located at 330 23rd Ave N Ste 500, Nashville, TN 37203. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Salim Mehio, MD speak?

Dr. Mehio speaks Arabic and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Mehio 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: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown

Nashville, TN

3 Awards Received