Dr. Jamil Hossain, DPM


  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Gainesville, Florida – 2008
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine – 2012
  • Postgraduate Podiatric medicine and surgery/ Reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery at Hahnemmann University Hospital -Drexel University – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Hospital Affiliations / Surgery Center Affiliations

  • Tristar Southern Hills Hospital, Nashville, TN
  • Tristar Centennial, Nashville, TN
  • St Thomas West Hospital, Nashville, TN
  • Tristar Stonecrest Hospital, Smyrna, TN
  • Tristar Horizon Medical Center, Dickson, TN
  • Physicians Pavillion Surgery Center, Smyrna, TN


  • Licensed Podiatrist Tennessee
  • Foot and Rearfoot Qualified from American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Member of the Tennessee Podiatric Medical Association
  • Member of the American Podiatric Medical Association

Professional Interests

  • Wound Care
  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Minimally invasive plantar fasciitis surgery

Publications / Presentations / Special Courses & Seminars

  • Mendez G. D.P.M., Shamsi B., Hossain J. “Delayed diagnoses and successful utilization of internal and external fixator in the management of acute charcot”. The foot and ankle online journal; Sept, 2012. ISN# 1941-6806
  • Abstract: Off-loading the diabetic foot for ulcer prevention and healing; Compendium of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery 2011
  •  Abstract: The clinical effectiveness of negative pressure wound therapy: a systematic review; Compendium of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery 2011
  • Effects of HDAC inhibitors on oxidative apoptosis of RPE cells; Kaushal S., Hossain J., Shashank U. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale: 2010
  • Santiago A., Godsey A.C., Hossain J., Zhao L Y., Liao D. “Identification of two SUMOinteracting
    motifs in Daxx. A Study of the role of protein Daxx in apoptosis pathway”. Cell
    Cycle. 2009 Jan 1;8(1):76-87
  •  Heat shock mitigates sodium iodate mediated RPE cell death; Kaushal S., Hossain J., Shashank
    U. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale: 2008


  • English
  • Bangla
  • Hindi

Professional Summary

Dr. Jamil Hossain is a podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist). He has been proudly serving the Nashville area for the last five years.

Dr. Hossain was born in Bangladesh. He grew up in West Palm Beach Florida, in Boynton Beach. After receiving his undergraduate degree in biology from University of Florida, he then moved to Philadelphia for his Doctorate degree in Podiatric Medicine from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. After his doctorate degree, he attended Hahnemann University Hospital, a program of Drexel University located in Philadelphia for his surgical Residency. While at Hahnemann, He received extensive training in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery along with training in Rearfoot and Ankle reconstruction. He served as the chief resident during his last year at Hahnemann.

During his third year of Podiatry School, Dr. Hossain attended National Institution of Traumatology and Orthopedic Rehabilitation (Nitor) in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Nitor is a leading teaching hospital for orthopedic medicine and surgery in Bangladesh. There, he observed and helped with direct patient care and surgery with both residents and surgeons.

Dr. Hossain is a licensed podiatrist in Tennessee. His love and passion for his profession and patients drives him to provide the best, comprehensive and most up-to-date therapy. His professional interests are wound care, minimally invasive heel surgery and ankle arthroscopy. He is experienced in all facets of podiatry with strong emphasis in wound care, diabetic limb salvage and foot and ankle reconstructions.

Dr. Hossain lives in Nashville with his Wife and two Children. He loves to fish, golf and garden. Family is extremely important to him.

Professional Statement

“My philosophy is to provide patient centered care. I strive to establish each office visit focusing on the patient’s needs and effective outcome based on up-to-date treatment. A key aspect of my treatment is to develop a simple and effective plan of care through patient education. I try to treat each of my patient as I would my own family member. ” – Dr. Jamil Hossain