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Robert P. Naftel MD

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
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  • 70 ratings
  • 9 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Epilepsy
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    Hydrocephalus
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    Movement Disorders
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    Neurologic Surgery
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    Neurological Surgery
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    Neurosciences
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    Pediatric Neurologic Surgery
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    Pediatric Neurosurgery
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    Skull Base Surgery
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    Tumors of the Brain and Spinal Cord

Locations (3)

2200 Children's Way, 9th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
2200 Children's Way, 9th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2006
  • Internship - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 2007
  • Residency - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 2012
  • Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2013

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery, 2017

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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.
Both my child and I appreciated *Dr. Naftel. He spoke with both of us about the issue and asked my child questions.
September 7, 2021
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We love *Dr. Naftel and would recommend him to anyone!!
June 28, 2021
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*Dr. Naftel is always kind and thorough.
May 28, 2021
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Very good.
May 7, 2021
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Vanderbilt has some of the Greatest doctors in the world and we feel very Blessed our child is one of their patients!!
March 28, 2021
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Absolutely awesome I would 100% recommend him.
Februray 9, 2021
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Loved that he took time to explain everything!
December 11, 2020
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We LOVE *Dr. Naftel! I love how he speaks FIRST to my son, the patient, & THEN to me. He explains everything in plain language, never seems rushed & answers all my MANY questions.
November 4, 2020
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We love *Dr. Naftel!! He listens well & explains all that needs to be. Thanks for all you do!
October 5, 2020
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