Clinical Programs: Clinical Practices & Sites

The Vanderbilt Clinic

The Dermatology outpatient clinic at The Vanderbilt Clinic is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Admission to the Dermatology inpatient service is arranged by the attending physician after consultation with the patient. Appointments and consultations may be made by calling the clinic office at (615) 322-6485. Extensions of the General Dermatology service are now available at Vanderbilt Medical Group at Shelbyville and Franklin, as well as Pediatric Dermatology services at our Belle Meade location. Addresses and phone numbers for the central and satellite clinics are listed below.

Department of Dermatology

719 Thompson Lane
Suite 26300
Nashville, TN 37204
Phone: (615) 322-6485
Fax: (615) 343-2591

Vanderbilt Medical Group at Franklin

2179 Edward Curd Lane
Suite 201
Franklin, TN 37067
Phone: (615) 791-7254
Fax: (615) 591-6814

Vanderbilt Medical Group at Shelbyville

Heritage Medical Plaza
2839 Highway 231 North
Suite 209
Shelbyville, TN 37160
Phone: (931) 685-0840
Fax: (931) 685-9896

Vanderbilt Medical Group at Belle Meade

4534 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205
Phone: (615) 322-6485
Fax: (615) 343-2591


VA Medical Center

The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Nashville, Tennessee provides comprehensive dermatological care for our veteran patients. In addition to four General Dermatology Clinics held each week, the Dermatology Section provides expertise in skin cancer diagnosis and treatment including the evaluation of pigmented lesions. Specialized treatments are available including Ultraviolet Light treatments (UVB and PUVA), scalp treatments, whirlpool and access to advanced Mohs Micrographic Surgery. The Dermatology Section oversees the Extracorporeal Photopheresis Unit for the treatment of certain skin lymphomas, autoimmune disorders and transplant rejection syndromes.

The Dermatology Section's educational activities include the training of 3 residents in Dermatology, rotations for residents in other specialties, and hosting the Clinical Meetings of the Nashville Dermatological Society.

Section Chief: Allison M. Hanlon, M.D., Ph.D.
Staff Physicians: Darrel L. Ellis, M.D.
  Jami Miller, M.D.

Eric Tkaczyk, M.D., Ph.D

  Lee Wheless, M.D., Ph.D
  John Zic, M.D.
Address: Dermatology 111J
VA Medical Center
1310 24th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37212
Office Phone: (615) 873-6974
Fax: (615) 873-7921
Dermatology Nurse:

Crystal DiGenova

  Dana Heady
  Lynn Paul
  Rhonda Seaford
  Miliyard Sultan
Nurse Phone: (615) 873-8534
Photopheresis Unit Phone: (615) 873-7353