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Sari A. Acra MD, MPH

Professor of Pediatrics, Division Chief, Medical Director, and Director of Fellowship Program
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  • 71 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Esophageal Diseases
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    Functional Bowel Disorder
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    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
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    Interventional Endoscopy
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    Pediatric Gastroenterology
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    Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


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  • Doctor of Medicine - American University of Beirut, 1989
  • Gastroenterology Fellowship - Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, 1996
  • Master of Public Health - Vanderbilt University, 2005

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology - American Board of Pediatrics, 2001

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
*Dr. Acra is great!
November 14, 2022
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This doctor has been seeing son for thirteen - he is always concerned - with his health - my son is always happy to see him - I can always call if something comes up.
November 8, 2022
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We love *Dr. Acra.
September 13, 2022
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Dr. Acra is always the most on time and seems to really listen. Our son even gave him a goodbye hug!
March 25, 2022
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Great bedside manner. We really liked his over all care etc.
December 3, 2021
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Dr. Acra is a wonderful physician. Vanderbilt is very fortunate to have him!
November 23, 2021
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We really appreciate the doctor with how well he listens and explains the plan and next steps very well
November 18, 2021
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Dr. Acra is incredible. His bedside manner is excellent. He is soft spoken, kind, shows true concern for your child.
November 16, 2021
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