Jeff D. Whitfield, M.D.

A practicing urologist since 1981
Southern Hills Office

A Nashville native, Dr. Whitfield graduated from Lipscomb University with a Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry; he was Valedictorian of his graduating class. He then attended the University of Tennessee School of Medicine in Memphis, TN, where he completed his surgical internship, general surgery residency and three-year urology residency as well.

Dr. Whitfield is married and has three children and three grandchildren. He holds a commercial multi-engine license with instrument rating as a pilot. He also enjoys astronomy, fishing, woodcarving, farming (bush hogging), hunting, playing the piano, painting, and writing music.


Overactive bladder and incontinence

Getting to know Dr. Whitfield:

Favorite book: “A Course in Miracles” by Dr. Helen Schucman and
Dr. William Thetford
Favorite movie: “Amadeus”

Other involvements and memberships:

  • Chief of Surgery, Southern Hills Medical Center
  • Member of Medical Executive Committee, Southern Hills Medical Center
  • Chairman of the Surgical Advisory Committee, Southern Hills Medical Center
  • Chairman of the Wellness Committee, Southern Hills Medical Center
  • Former Board Member, Southern Hills Medical Center
  • Nashville Academy of Medicine
  • American Urological Association
  • Southeastern Section/American Urological Association
  • Recipient Frist Humanitarian Award