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David F. Penson MD, MPH, MMHC

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

Areas of Expertise

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    Bladder Cancer
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    Elevated PSA
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    Prostate Cancer
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    Urologic/Genitourinary Cancer
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Locations (2)

1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3823
Nashville, TN 37232


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

Board Certifications

  • Urology - American Board of Urology, 2001

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr Penson makes sure that my questions and concerns are answered and met I feel very safe in his care
October 10, 2021
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Penson is GREAT!!!
September 29, 2021
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September 27, 2021
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Great experience!
September 10, 2021
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All good.
September 7, 2021
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August 27, 2021
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It was a tremendously positive session.
July 22, 2021
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Dr. Penson is a very kind , thoughtful and knowledgeable doctor who explains the procedures and the necessity of it . It takes the fear out of a cancer diagnosis. I can highly recommend him ..
July 12, 2021
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My Doctor and his interns were very friendly, competent and professional.
June 28, 2021
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