J. Tyler Watson, MD

Minimally Invasive & Robotic General Surgery

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Dr. Tyler Watson

Board Certified Vascular Surgeon


Summit Clinic

660 S. Mt. Juliet Road | Suite 230
Mt Juliet, TN 37122
TEL  615.874.9667   FAX  615.871.9682
Mon – Fri 7:30am – 4:30pm

Lebanon Clinic

920 S. Hartmann Rd. | Suite 340
Lebanon, TN 37090
TEL  615.874.9667   FAX  615.871.9682
1st & 3rd Wed 7:30am – 11:30am

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General Surgery

Anal Surgery
Anti-Reflux (GERD)
Axillary Sentinel Node Biopsy/Dissection
Breast Biopsy
Breast Cancer Surgery
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colostomy/Ileostomy Reversal
Gallbladder Surgery
Hemorrhoid Surgery
Hernia Surgery
Inguinal Hernia Repair

Lipoma Excision
Port-A-Cath Insertion/Removal
Rectal Surgery
Reflux Surgery
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Skin Cancer Excision
Skin Mole Excision
Small Bowel Resection
Spleen Surgery
Sports Hernia Surgery

Robotic Surgery

Robotic Colon Surgery
Robotic Gallbladder Surgery
Robotic Hernia Surgery
Robotic Lap Nissen Fundoplication
Robotic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
Robotic Ostomy Reversal
Robotic Stomach Surgery

Laparoscopic Surgery

Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Hernia Repairs
Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication


Advanced Hernia Repair
Anti-Reflux Operations
Colon Surgery
Gallbladder Disease
Laparoscopic Surgery
Robotic Surgery
Small Bowel
Stomach Surgery


Medical School:

The Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina


University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Memphis, Tennessee


LSU Baton Rouge, Fellowship Hospital
Baton Rouge, Louisiana


Duke Regional Hospital Robotics Committee


General Surgery Blog in Nashville

Common Types of General Surgery Procedures

Common Types of General Surgery Procedures

Due to the many types of conditions that we treat, we have a team of surgeons with a diverse set of skills, specialties, and experience. Some of our surgeons treat more specialized conditions, and some have training in emerging surgical techniques. And while our...

Gallbladder Disease: Types, Risks, and Treatments

Gallbladder Disease: Types, Risks, and Treatments

What is Gallbladder Disease? Gallbladder disease is a term used for several types of conditions that affect the body’s bile system. This system includes the liver, gallbladder, and bile ducts. If you're wondering where your gallbladder is, it is located underneath...

How to Recognize the Symptoms of a Gallbladder Attack

How to Recognize the Symptoms of a Gallbladder Attack

WHAT IS A GALLBLADDER ATTACK? One of the most painful gastrointestinal problems is gallbladder attacks. These attacks occur when bile and minerals in the gallbladder form small stone-like deposits or gallstones. As a result, the gallbladder tries to pass the stones...

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