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Dr. Tammy Baxter, MD

Dr. Tammy Baxter, MD

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Dr. Tammy Baxter, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Nashville, TN. Dr. Baxter completed a residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She currently practices at Centennial Thoracic Surgical Associates and is affiliated with Tristar Centennial Medical Center. She accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Baxter is board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery.


  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania, Fellowship Hospital
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Residency Hospital
  • Emory University School of Medicine, Medical School
  • Medical College of Georgia, Internship Hospital — 2005
  • Emory University, Undergraduate School — 1995

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Fantastic! Dr. Baxter is a rock Star! she did robotic lung surgery and I was off all pain meds in three to six weeks. Barely knew I had had surgery.
Joe Camp — Jan 24, 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Baxter frequently treats Lung Cancer, Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection, and Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy.  

Hospital Affiliations

  • Tristar Centennial Medical Center
  • Tristar Horizon Medical Center
  • Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center
  • Tristar Summit Medical Center


  1. Centennial Thoracic Surgical Associates

    1. 1
      Nashville Arrhythmia Consultants PC
      2400 Patterson St Ste 215, Nashville, TN 37203 Existing Patients: (615) 637-6973
    2. 2
      585 Interstate Dr Ste B, Manchester, TN 37355 Existing Patients: (629) 219-7210
    3. 3
      5651 Frist Blvd Ste 711, Hermitage, TN 37076 Existing Patients: (629) 219-7205
    4. 4
      300 Stonecrest Blvd Ste 420, Smyrna, TN 37167 Existing Patients: (629) 219-7204
    5. 5
      111 Highway 70 E Ste D, Dickson, TN 37055 Existing Patients: (615) 592-2690
  1. Centennial Thoracic Surgical Associates

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      Spring Hill
      3001 Reserve Blvd Ste 201, Spring Hill, TN 37174 Existing Patients: (615) 592-2689