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William J. Heerman MD, MPH

Instructor in Pediatrics, and Instructor in Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Emergency Medicine
  • General Pediatrics
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Specialties
  • Pediatrics
  • Primary Care Prevention
  • Well Child Care



  • English
  • Spanish


  • Doctor of Medicine - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2008
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2012
  • Master of Public Health - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2014
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2014

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics, 2012

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.
For the last two years the quality of care has been very good or outstanding. That not to say it was lacking in any way in years prior, it wasn't, but I feel that they are reaching for the finest. Again, I feel lucky.
September 23, 2023
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Excellent Experience
August 23, 2023
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Dr.Heerman is a very kind person and excellent doctor as well.
August 21, 2023
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Dr. Heerman is the best!!
July 24, 2023
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Really really excellent care - he listened, answered questions, and explained everything clearly. He also reviewed the recommendations at the end to ensure I understood. Highly recommend!
July 17, 2023
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Excellent doctor, overall.
February 21, 2023
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Dr. Heerman was thorough and very attentive. I have confidence in him as my Doctor.
February 10, 2023
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Outstanding patient care!
January 23, 2023
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So thorough and willing to sit and listen. We love Dr Heerman!
January 23, 2023
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