For HC Professionals

For Healthcare Professionals

The Department of Urology partners with you to improve patient care and assist you in finding the most appropriate treatment for your patients. Our faculty:

  • Shares its expertise and research findings 
  • Coordinates access to advanced tools and techniques for your patients 

When you need an expert opinion, we are here to help.

Refer a Patient

When your patient needs a higher level of consultation or care, Department of Urology faculty provide a second opinion or help with diagnosis as needed.

Please call our Physician Referral and Appointment line at (615) 343-4444 or (800) 288-5000.
Department of Urology Administrative Office
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
1161 21st Ave. South
A-1302 Medical Center North
Nashville, TN 37232-2765
Phone: (615) 343-5955
Fax: (615) 322-8990

Email: Dantha Martin

Our Physician Liaison Department works with referring physicians on all patient care issues. Learn more
When you refer a patient to us, please send:

  • Patient medical records 
  • Lab results 
  • Description of presumed diagnosis 

Confer With Us

The Department of Urology includes more than 40 physicians, surgeons and healthcare professionals who each are experts in their chosen area of expertise.

Please visit our Faculty page to learn about each member of our team.

Our areas of specialty include:

  • Ambulatory Urology 
  • Endourology and Stone Disease 
  • Pediatric Urology 
  • Pelvic Reconstruction and Neurourology 
  • Urologic Oncology 

For general inquiries, please call the Department of Urology Administrative Office
Phone: (615) 322-2880

News, Events, and Education

Vanderbilt is home to expansive urology research news and incredible patient stories. Our clinicians and researchers frequently publish their findings and share updates about their study outcomes.

Each fall, we sponsor the Rhamy-Shelley Lecture, one of the most prestigious visiting professorships in the country. The lecture is part of the Vanderbilt Urologic Society’s annual meeting.

The Department of Urology also regularly offers continuing medical education opportunities.

Selected Publications

Learn more about our pioneering research and advancements:

  • Ambulatory Urology
  • Endourology and Stone Disease
  • Pediatric Urology
  • Pelvic Reconstruction and Neurourology
  • Urologic Oncology

Conditions and Treatments

You and your patients can learn more about our services for specific urologic conditions.
Please read about the conditions we treat and the treatments we provide.