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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.
  • dr Penson really makes VUMC rate high with myself and my wife. i have total confidence in what he says and does. staff are top notch
    Patient | June 24, 2019
  • Have recommended *Dr. Penson to several friends & family members.
    Patient | June 10, 2019
  • I was very comfortable with the information and care provided.
    Patient | April 9, 2019
  • *Dr. Penson has my total trust. Probably the best dr. I have ever been to.
    Patient | March 13, 2019
  • *Dr. Penson is great!
    Patient | March 4, 2019