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R. Christopher Jones, MD, FACC

Dr. Jones is a native of Oak Ridge, TN. He is an alumnus of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville where he graduated summa cum laude and received Bachelor's and Master's degrees in nuclear engineering. He attended Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, graduating in 1998, earning induction to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and receiving the Medical Student Award for Research in Nuclear Imaging. He subsequently served as intern and resident on the Osler medical service at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. He later completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Jones furthered his cardiology training by completing an electrophysiology fellowship at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana under the tutelage of Dr. Eric Prystowsky. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and its subspecialty board of Cardiovascular Diseases and Cardiac Electrophysiology. Dr. Jones is a member of the American College of Cardiology and the Heart Rhythm Society.

Dr. Jones provides a complete array of cardiac electrophysiology services, including evaluation of syncope and palpitations, medical management of arrhythmias, device implantation and follow-up, and catheter ablation of tachy-arrhythmias.

Physician Rating

Recommendation Rating 4.8
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Exam Thorough: 4.8 Provider Answers: 4.7 Provider Concern: 4.8 Wait Reasonable: 4.3

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Medical Education & Training

Medical School: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 1994 - 1998
Residency: The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 1998 - 2001
Fellowship: Fellow in Cardiovascular Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 2001-2004; Fellow in Electrophysiology, St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana 2004-2005
Specialty Board Certifications: Board Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiac Electrophysiology



R. Christopher Jones, MD, FACC


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R. Christopher Jones, MD, FACC

Office Locations

Centennial Heart Physicians Park - Nashville
2400 Patterson Street
Suite 502
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: (615) 515-1900
Fax: (615) 292-4633
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm

353 New Shackle Island Road, Suite 300C
Hendersonville, TN 37075