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Melissa E. Danko, M.D.


Assistant Professor

Specialty
General Surgery, Pediatric

Ratings
4.8
68 ratingsCLICK FOR INFO
 
Practice Locations

General and Thoracic Surgery
Doctors' Office Tower, 7th Floor
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232-9780
Phone: (615) 936-1050
Fax: (615) 936-1046
Website | Map
General and Thoracic Surgery Clinic
Vanderbilt Children's Clinic-Cookeville
100 West 4th Street, Suite 320
Cookeville, TN 38501
Phone: (615) 936-1050
Fax: (615) 936-1046
Website | Map
Board Certifications
General Surgery - American Board of Surgery
Pediatric Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Degree
MD - University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, 2005

Post Graduate Training
Pediatric Surgery Fellowship-Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
General Surgery Internship-Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Surgical Research Fellowship-Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
General Surgery Residency-Duke Universtiy Medical Center, Durham, NC

Memberships
American Medical Association
American College of Surgeons
Association for Academic Surgery
Association of Women Surgeons
American Medical Student Association

PRACTICE LOCATIONS

General and Thoracic Surgery
Doctors' Office Tower, 7th Floor
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232-9780
Phone: (615) 936-1050
Fax: (615) 936-1046
Website | Map
General and Thoracic Surgery Clinic
Vanderbilt Children's Clinic-Cookeville
100 West 4th Street, Suite 320
Cookeville, TN 38501
Phone: (615) 936-1050
Fax: (615) 936-1046
Website | Map
 
Patient Comments
Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full.
Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr. Danko is very patient & compassionate with my child. She is the best! My child is very much at ease with her.
Patient | August 8, 2017
Felt like she could've spent more time w/my child.
Patient | July 13, 2017
I've never had the level of confidence in a health care provider as we have in Dr. Danko. Simply above the rest.
Patient | June 20, 2017
Exceptional!
Patient | June 13, 2017
Was very impressed w/Dr. Danko's skill as a surgeon, etc.
Patient | May 15, 2017
Actually like to go to visits b/c provider, staff are very friendly.
Patient | May 10, 2017
Dr. Danko was professional & friendly did what she could to make my child comfortable & relaxed.
Patient | April 11, 2017
Always an outstanding visit. Dr. Danko is courteous and always helpful. We enjoy our visits and check ups!
Patient | February 23, 2017
Dr. Danko sees us on Wednesdays because of my work schedule, which are her OR days, she is always willing to work with us. And always has been that way since our son was born.
Patient | October 24, 2016

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