Skip to Content
Amy  Potter

Amy Potter, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine


Amy Potter, M.D., is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine in pediatric and adult endocrinology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She received her undergraduate degree at the University of Houston. She received her medical degree at the Medical School of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Potter completed her Internal Medicine-Pediatrics residency and combined adult and pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship at VUMC. Her special interests include the health care transition of young adults from pediatric to adult endocrine care as well as genetic and congenital endocrine diseases. Potter is Board Certified in Pediatric and Adult Endocrinology.

  • M.D. - University of Texas at San Antonio
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Rothman RL, Mulvaney S, Elasy TA, VanderWoude A, Gebretsadik T, Shintani A, Potter A, Russell WE, Schlundt D. Self-management behaviors, racial disparities, and glycemic control among adolescents with type 2 diabetes. Pediatrics. 2008 Apr; 121(4): e912-9. PMID: 18381520, PII: 121/4/e912, DOI: 10.1542/peds.2007-1484, ISSN: 1098-4275.
    Available from:
  • Potter A, Hannig V, Phillips JA. The role of genetics in pediatric endocrinology. Pediatr Endocrinol Rev. 2004 Mar; 1(3): 262-73. PMID: 16437020, ISSN: 1565-4753.
    Available from: