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David F. Penson, MD, MPH

  • Professor and Chairman, Department of Urology
  • Hamilton and Howd Chair in Urologic Oncology
  • Director, Vanderbilt Center for Surgical Quality and Outcomes Research

Areas of Expertise

  • Bladder Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatectomy
  • Testis Cancer
  • Urologic Cancer
  • Urologic/Genitourinary Cancer
  • Urology

Board Certifications

  • Urology - American Board of Urology, 2001

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - Boston University, 1991
  • Fellowship - UCLA Health System, 1993
  • Residency - UCLA Health System, 1997
  • Master of Public Health - Yale University, 2000

Locations

1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3823
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
  • No hurry - answered all my questions.
    Patient | October 24, 2019
  • Dr Penson was very attentive to my concerns and questions. He took the time to explain the procedures and treatment options. Very professional
    Patient | October 22, 2019
  • Everything went very smoothly.
    Patient | August 30, 2019
  • *Dr. David Penson is outstanding. I am so grateful he can see me from time to time.
    Patient | August 30, 2019
  • *Dr. Penson made everything clear and made extra effort to explain things. I am deaf and communicate with *Dr. Penson via my interpreter.
    Patient | August 27, 2019