J. Matthew Hardin, M.D.
EducationUniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD
ResidencyVanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN
Dermatology, Emergency Medicine
Dr. Hardin was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, but grew up on military bases in the U.S. and Germany. He graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and earned his Doctor of Medicine from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Hardin completed an emergency medicine residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and after practicing emergency medicine and being exposed to all types of medical concerns, he realized dermatology is where his interests lie. He then returned to Vanderbilt University Medical Center to complete a dermatology residency. After moving to Nashville in 1998, Dr. Hardin quickly realized it is a special city and is proud to raise his family here.
Dr. Hardin's practice focuses on the comprehensive care of adult and pediatric dermatology patients. This includes medical dermatology, in-office surgical mangement of benign and malignant lesions, and minor cosmetic procedures. He has special interests in skin cancer prevention and treatment, psoriasis and eczema. Dr. Hardin is excited to get to know patients and ensure their skin health through individualized treament plans.