Dr. Vaughan Allen

Dr. Allen is a native of Livermore Falls, Maine. He is married and the father of two. Dr. Allen received his bachelor’s degree from Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts. In 1972, he received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Neurosurgery at Vanderbilt Hospital. Dr. Allen is board-certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery.

Business Address:
Howell Allen Clinic
2011 Murphy Ave.
Suite 301
Nashville, TN 37203

Springfield College, Bachelor of Science Degree, Springfield, Mass. (1966)
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn. (1969)
Member, Babcock Surgical Honor Society (1971)
Member, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (1970)
Vanderbilt University Hospital, General Surgery, Nashville, Tenn. (1972 – 1973)
Vanderbilt University Hospital, Neurosurgery, Nashville, Tenn. (1974 – 1978)
Nashville General Hospital, Neurosurgery, Nashville, Tenn. (1974 – 1978)
Nashville Veterans Administration Hospital, Neurosurgery, Nashville, Tenn. (1974 – 1978)
Vanderbilt University Hospital, Assistant Resident, Surgery, Nashville, Tenn. (1973 – 1974)
Certified, American Board of Neurological Surgeons (1981)
Tennessee State Medical License (April 1978)
Skyline Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn. (Active)
The Center for Spinal Surgery, Nashville, Tenn. (Active)
St. Thomas Hospital, Nashville, Tenn. (Courtesy)
Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn. (Courtesy)
Baptist Hospital, Nashville, Tenn. (Courtesy)
Board of Trust, Columbia Nashville Memorial Hospital
President, Meacham Neurological Society
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Southeastern Surgical Congress
American College of Surgeons
Nashville Surgical Society
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Nashville Academy of Medicine
Tennessee Medical Association
American Medical Association
Howell Allen Clinic (1983 – present)
Nashville Memorial Hospital, Chairman, Ortho/Neuro
Department, Nashville, Tenn. (1985 – 1987)
Meacham, Cobb, Hester, Howell, Allen & Allen,
Nashville, Tenn. (1978 – 1983)
Vanderbilt University Hospital, Clinical Instructor of
Neurological Surgery, Nashville, Tenn. (1978 – 1985)
Sub-Investigator-A Double-Blind, Randomized, Phase I/II
Study To Evaluate the Safety of xxxx and the Effect of xxxx
on the Healing of Lumbar Spinal Fusions (2003)
Sub-Investigator – The Gliasite Radiation Therapy System as a
Boost to External Beam Radiation Therapy in Patients with
Newly Diagnosed Malignant Gliomas (2003)
Sub-Investigator-Multicenter, Double-Blind, Randomized,
Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study To Evaluate the
Safety and Efficacy of xxxx in Patients with Neuropathic
Pain due to Radiculopathy (2002)
Sub-Investigator-PROLONG a Prospective Look at Outcomes
Nationally with Gliadel Wafer (2002)
Sub-Investigator-A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo
Controlled Study of xxxx To Improve Memory in
Patients Suffering from Anterior Communicating Artery
Syndrome (2002)
Sub-Investigator-Performance of the xxxx Cervical Fusion
Device (2001)