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About Dr. Peter Hedera

Dr. Peter Hedera, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Nashville, TN. He has 18 years of experience. His specialties include Clinical Genetics (M.D.), Neurology and Neurological Surgery. Dr. Hedera is affiliated with Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation. Dr. Hedera has received 6 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

17 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Hedera is Great. Dr. Peter Hedera has been rated by 17 patients. From those 17 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Peter Hedera is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

1211 Medical Center Dr
Nashville, TN 37232
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Specialties

Dr. Peter Hedera has the following 3 specialties

  • Clinical Genetics (M.D.)
  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Neurological Surgery

    A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
    In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Peter Hedera has the following 11 expertise

  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Epilepsy
  • Electromyography
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Movement Disorders
  • Essential Tremor
  • Headache
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Stroke

Dr. Peter Hedera has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Peter Hedera is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Reviews

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excellent doctor for difficult diagnostic cases
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Easy Appointment
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Accurate Diagnosis
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  • Awards

    6 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2013, 2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City

    Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State

    Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Hedera is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    18 Years Experience

  • Univerzita Komenskeho

    Graduated in 2000

  • University Of Michigan Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 Medical Center Dr, Nashville, TN
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