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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kent Kyger is Excellent. Dr. Kyger has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.9
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kent Kyger, MD, PC is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Kyger graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Kyger has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Vanderbilt University Hospital 
  • Parthenon Pavilion at Centennial Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Kent Kyger MD and PC is a male Psychiatrist and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Kent Kyger practice?
Dr. Kent Kyger has 1 office location.
Dr. Kent Kyger practices Psychiatry near Nashville, TN.
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