David Morris, M.D., FACS

Videos Featuring Dr. Morris:

Dr. David Morris on Kidney Cancer
Dr. David Morris on Bladder Cancer

A practicing urologist since 2008
Gallatin and Hendersonville offices

Originally from Cleveland in East Tennessee, Dr. Morris attended The Baylor School in Chattanooga, TN. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Vanderbilt University and then earned his doctorate from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Dr. Morris completed his residency training at The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI with a special research interest in genetics that predict the aggressiveness of prostate and bladder cancers. He authored and co-authored multiple scientific papers throughout his training and has presented research findings at regional and national meetings. He helps coordinate the Advanced Therapeutics Center for prostate cancer therapies and our clinical research trials.

Dr. Morris and his wife, Betsy, have two young daughters, Avery and Lucy, that keep them busy with dance, soccer and swimming. He enjoys golf, smoking BBQ, craft beers and bourbon, and endurance sports with special interest in triathlon, running and cycling. For college basketball and football weekends he claims allegiance to the Vols, the Commodores, and the Wolverines.


  • Robotic/laparoscopic urologic oncology
  • Endourology and stone disease
  • Reconstructive urology

Getting to know Dr. Morris:

Favorite books: “Born to Run,” “Dixieland Delight”
Favorite movies: The Big Lebowski, anything by Pixar

Additional involvements and memberships:

  • American Urological Association
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • American Association of Clinical Urologists
  • Endourological Society