Lisa White, M.D.
Comprehensive Breast Center Specialists
Residency: Vanderbilt University Hospital, General Surgery – Nashville, TN – 2006-2011
Internship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center 07/01/06 – 06/30/07
Medical Degree: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine – Nashville, TN – 2006
Undergraduate: University of Tennessee, Agriculture – Knoxville, TN – 2002
Board Certified 2011, American Board of Surgery
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Dean’s Scholarship
Buris R. Boshell Scholarship in Medicine
Vanderbilt Microbes and Defense Academic Honor Society
University of TN Torchbearer Award
Twin Surgeons Called to Medical Profession, Nashville Medical News
PATIENT CARE EMPHASIS
Stereotactic, Vacora - Ultrasound Guided, Vacuum Assisted Percutaneous Breast Biopsy, Mammosite, Breast MRI, Digital Mammography
ABOUT DR WHITE
Dr. Lisa White received her undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee in 2002, where she graduated summa cum laude and was named a Torchbearer, the highest honor bestowed on UT students. She went on to obtain a full scholarship to Vanderbilt University Medical School and earned her medical degree in 2006. She completed a General Surgery residency at Vanderbilt in 2011. During her time at Vanderbilt, she earned numerous awards, including the Harwell Wilson Award for Surgical Excellence, the Alfred Blalock Award in Surgery Residency, Outstanding Resident Teaching Awards, and Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She moved to Murfreesboro in 2011 and began her surgical practice at the Murfreesboro Medical Clinic. She is board certified by the American Board of Surgeons and is interested in all aspects of general surgery, including breast, thyroid/parathyroid, abdominal, laparoscopic and trauma surgery.
Outside of her love for surgery, Dr. White enjoys horseback riding, playing the piano/organ at church, traveling, and helping on her family’s cattle farm.