Chad W.M. Ritenour, MD

Co-chief Well-being Officer, Office of Well-Being
Chad W.M. Ritenour

Additional Titles

Professor of Urology
Emory University School of Medicine

Vice Chair of Education and Faculty Affairs
Department of Urology


Chad W.M. Ritenour, MD, is a professor of urology at Emory University School of Medicine and vice chair of education and faculty affairs for the Department of Urology. Ritenour is the James C. Kennedy Professor in Prostate Health at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University. He also serves as the Co-Chief Well-Being Officer for the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Office of Well-Being (EmWELL).

As director of the division of men's health/infertility and general urology, he has worked to develop efficient care processes, including the use of video-assisted consents for the urologic patient. He previously served as interim chair for the Emory Department of Urology in 2010-2013 and residency program director from 2002-2019. He was also a fellow in the Woodruff Leadership Academy (2005).