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Ryan H. Belcher MD, MPH

Associate Professor, and Surgical Co-Director of Vanderbilt Pediatric Thyroid Nodule and Cancer Program

Areas of Expertise

  • ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hearing and Speech
  • Nose and Sinus Conditions
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pediatric Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery within the Head and Neck
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid Surgery

Conditions and Treatments


  • English


  • Master of Public Health - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2021
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Fellowship - Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
  • Residency - Emory University

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 2019

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
The doctor was very friendly and tried to explain everything in great detail.
September 17, 2023
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I would highly recommend Dr.Belcher to anyone. He is wise beyond his years
August 26, 2023
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He is amazing
May 12, 2023
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No complaints
May 12, 2023
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I would highly recommend this practice to anyone who needs this service. The provider was patient, encouraging and kind.
April 12, 2023
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Overall the doctors listen to my concerns and we were able to come up with a conclusion that best fits my child's needs with no problems. They were very insightful, welcoming, and on top of it. I enjoyed our visit!
March 14, 2023
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Dr. Belcher was thorough and thoughtful in explaining our son's test results and next steps. He is so sweet and patient with our toddler.
February 9, 2023
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*Dr. Belcher has been amazing with my daughter since she was in the NICU. We are so blessed to have him care for our daughter.
February 1, 2023
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