Kristen Scarpato MD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Department of Urology
Residency Program Director
Department of Urology
Division of Urologic Oncology

Medical Degree: Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Connecticut Health Center
Fellowship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Clinical Interests: Bladder Cancer, Genitourinary Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Prostatectomy, Ultrasound Fusion Biopsy/Artemis

Dr. Scarpato currently serves as the Program Director for the urology residency program.  She has particular interests in resident and medical student education, surgical simulation, and mentorship.  She is currently enrolled in Vanderbilt’s Educational Scholars Development 2020 – 2022 Program and looking forward to completing the AUA Leadership Program 2021- 2022.  She enjoys riding her bike and adventuring with her husband and two children.  

Active Clinical Trials


The Comparison of Intravesical Therapy and Surgery as Treatment Options for Bladder Cancer.

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PI: Kristen Scarpato, MD

MDx Health - Hematuria

Multi-institutional study to evaluate DNA methylation markers for detection of primary bladder cancers in urine samples from a cohort of patients with hematuria.

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PI: Kristen Scarpato, MD