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Susan M. Maurer, MD

Susan MaurerAssistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Vanderbilt University Medical Center 

Dr. Maurer joins our surgical faculty after completing a fellowship at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. Her clinical areas of expertise include biliary disease/gallbladder, acute care surgery, GI Surgery, surgical endoscopy, and hernias. Dr. Maurer is certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery. 

Research interests 

Dr. Maurer’s research interests include flexible endoscopy and resident well-being. Her recently published articles include Chapter 6: Diagnostic Endoscopy During PEG, Nova Science Publishers and Techniques, Effectiveness and Potential Complications, pages 55-76, Nova Science Publishers.  

Memberships and honors 

Dr. Maurer is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), American College of Surgeons and Association of Women Surgeons. She is also a member of Alpha Omega Alpha. 


Dr. Maurer received a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry and a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. Dr. Maurer earned her medical degree at the Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN. She then completed her internship and residency at Southern Illinois University, Springfield. IL and completed a one-year fellowship at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.


Division of General Surgery
1161 21st Avenue South
Medical Center North
D5203 Nashville, TN 37232
Phone (615) 343-4612


Vanderbilt Medical Group General Surgery
2105 Edward Curd Lane, Suite 102
Franklin, TN 37067
Phone (615) 791-7253
Fax (615) 791-7383 (is this for patient appointments?)

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