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William S Yi, MD

William S Yi, MD

General Surgery
A native of California, Dr. William Yi graduated Magna Cum Laude from Washington University in St. Louis with degrees in english and biology. He earned a medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and went on to complete his surgical residency and internship at Medstar Washington Hospital Center, a Level I Trauma Center in Washington, D.C. During his time there, he created a Surgical Bootcamp Program for incoming surgical interns, teaching basic skills and knowledge necessary for surgical residency. Dr. Yi has coauthored a number of articles related to surgical techniques and surgical resident performance and presented at several surgical academic meetings. He is a member of the American Board of Surgery. Having received his medical training in Nashville, Dr. Yi enjoys now caring for the community that raised him.
Care Philosophy

I believe in delivering outstanding, evidence-based surgical care that takes the whole person into account. I strive to provide technical proficiency with a tender touch combined with good communication and patient involvement in the care process to achieve the best outcomes for each patient I have the privilege of helping.

Aetna

AmeriGroup

Amerigroup, Inc. (Americaid, Amerikids, Ameriplus)

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Cigna

Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare

Medicare

Tenncare - Select (BlueCare)

Workers Compensation

Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Surgery

Cholelithiasis

Colectomy

Colon Cancer

Cyst

Cyst Removal

Diverticulitis

Gastrectomy

Gastric Ulcer

Gastric Ulcer and Cancer

Hernias

Hiatal Hernia Repair

Inguinal Hernia Repair

Lipoma

Lipoma removal

Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement

Small Bowel Resection

Ventral Hernia Repair