Dr. Thomas Numnum, MD

Dr. Thomas Numnum, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
44 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Thomas Numnum, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in gynecologic oncology, hematology, and more.Read his story

Gynecologic Oncology of Middle Tennessee

330 23rd Ave N Ste 600

Nashville, TN 37203
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • American General
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • NovaNet

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Top Care Areas

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

Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gynecologic Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Numnum'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.

Dr. Numnum's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Numnum "Michael Numnum, MD, was born and raised in Birmingham, Ala. He attended the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Ala., where he received his bachelor of science degree in biological sciences. After his undergraduate training, he attended medical school in Birmingham, Ala. at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. After completing a four year residency in obstetrics and gynecology in Birmingham in 2005, Dr. Numnum went on to complete a three year fellowship in gynecologic oncology at the University of Alabama Hospital.During his residency and fellowship, Dr Numnum received numerous honors and awards including the 2006 Department of Surgery Resident Research Award for his work in gene therapy in ovarian cancer. He also chaired a committee in developing a minimally invasive training curriculum for resident training. In addition to numerous oral presentations and abstracts, he has authored or co-authored more than 35 publications in scientific journals. In 2010, he became a diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and in 2011 he received his subspecialty certification in gynecologic oncology. He voluntarily maintains his certification on an annual basis. Dr. Numnum is also actively involved with his specialty on a national level, currently serving his third year on the Coding Committee for the Society of Gynecologic Oncology as well as the Gynecologic Cancer Care Collaborative Group, working to educate physicians nationally on gynecologic cancers.Dr. Numnum is a member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the American Society of Clinical Oncologists and Nashville Academy of Medicine. He was named a DaVinci Robot surgical provider by Intuitive Surgical.Dr. Numnum and his wife, Cydney, are the proud parents of three children. Although his children keep him quite busy, he also finds time to get out on the golf course occasionally and is even learning to play the acoustic guitar."
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3  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

46  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

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.


  • University of Alabama
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University of Alabama
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Alabama
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Alabama
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Numnum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Numnum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Numnum to family and friends
79 total reviews (38 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (79)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Numnum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (38)

I cannot say enough nice things about Dr. Numnum and his staff. They have always been courteous, caring, kind, supportive, full of smiles and warm wishes! I am forever thankful for their help and support and knowledge through my journey with Stage 3 Ovarian Cancer. Always there when I called with...more
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A very positive experience during a monstrous time.
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This is an update to the low rating I gave this doctor about 16 months ago. I had a Stage 3 cancer and a Stage 1 cancer. I had two big surgeries. This doctor and another oncologist insisted I should do chemotherapy. Intuitively I knew I should not, so I didn't. It has been two years since diagnosis...more
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I had a very good experience with Dr. Numnum. I would highly recommend him.
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Dr. Numnum and his staff are very professional. They make you very comfortable. The times I have been there they have taken me in before my appointment time. Highly unusual for any office. he and his staff will answer any questions you might have and take as long as needed. I would highly...more
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