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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.



Amerigroup, Inc. (Americaid, Amerikids, Ameriplus)

Blue Cross Blue Shield


Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare


Tenncare - Select (BlueCare)

Workers Compensation

Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Surgery



Colon Cancer


Cyst Removal



Gastric Ulcer

Gastric Ulcer and Cancer


Hiatal Hernia Repair

Inguinal Hernia Repair


Lipoma removal

Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement

Small Bowel Resection

Ventral Hernia Repair