Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics


MD - University of South Alabama
BS - Auburn University, 1991

Postgraduate Training


Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1995-1999

Professional Highlights

Dr. Tiffany Hines is from Middle Tennessee and returned here after completing undergraduate and medical schools in Alabama. She completed the combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics residency at Vanderbilt in 1999.  Since then she has worked in private and academic primary care practice. She devoted her professional life to palliative and end of life care by serving as Medical Director of a large community hospice from 2007-2012 providing inpatient, home and pediatric hospice care.  Since 2012, Dr. Hines cares for patients on the Vanderbilt Medical Center palliative consult service. In addition to palliative care consults and primary care of her own patients, she teaches residents in their weekly long-term continuity clinics and supervises Vanderbilt community clinic providers. Her clinical interest also includes patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Dr. Hines is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Clinical Interest

Areas of Expertise

  • Internal Medicine
  • Palliative Care
  • Pediatric General Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Palliative Care
  • Pediatric Primary Care
  • Primary Care


719 Thompson Lane  
Nashville, TN 37204