Chad W.M. Ritenour, MD

About Chad W.M. Ritenour, MD

Chad W.M. Ritenour, MD


Dr. Chad W. M. Ritenour is currently Chair of the ACGME Review Committee for Urology. He is also the Chief Medical Officer for Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia, and provides executive operational oversight for Perioperative Services, Cardiac Services, Radiology and Pharmacy in the hospital. He is the Vice Chair of Education and Faculty Affairs and Professor in the Department of Urology at Emory University School of Medicine. He teaches widely in both undergraduate and graduate medical education in his role as Residency Program Director and has published multiple original and review articles in the medical literature. As Director of the Division of Men’s Health/Infertility and General Urology, he has worked to develop efficient care processes, including use of video-assisted consents for the urologic patient. He previously served as Interim Chairman for the Emory Department of Urology in 2010-2013. Dr. Ritenour attended the University of Virginia as an Echols Scholar and subsequently received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia before completing his urological surgery training at Emory University. In 2010, he served as a Fellow in the American Urological Association-Japanese Urological Association Academic Exchange Program. He was also a Fellow in the Woodruff Leadership Academy (2005).

Emory University
Dept. of Urology
1365 Clifton Rd., NE, Suite #B1400
Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: (404) 778-4615

Fax: (404) 778-4231