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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

Languages

  • English

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.
  • great
    Patient | April 23, 2020
  • *Dr. Penson is a true professional. He always spends as much time as needed to take care of my questions, concerns and needs.
    Patient | March 3, 2020
  • Excellent.
    Patient | Februray 21, 2020
  • Was very hurried! 5. Doctor was very HURRIED! Gave me no more than 5 minutes!
    Patient | January 28, 2020
  • *Dr. Penson was very caring & was willing to listen to our concerns, carefully explained everything to us and didn't make us feel rushed.
    Patient | January 22, 2020