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Christopher P. DeSimone, MD

Director of Robotic Surgery
Associate Residency Director

Department/Specialty

  • Gynecologic Cancer Team

Faculty Rank

Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Clinic Information

Markey Cancer Center  | Directions »
Whitney-Hendrickson Building, Third Floor
800 Rose Street
LexingtonKY40536
For appointments: 859-257-3428

Clinical Interests

  • Cervical Cancer
  • Complex Pelvic Surgery
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery, Including Robotic Assisted Procedures
  • Ovarian Cancer Surgery

Education

Degree

University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

Residency

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Fellowship

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special Training

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology

Additional Information

Profile

Christopher P. DeSimone attended Boston University and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in art history. He graduated from the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine with high distinction. He completed an OB-GYN residency and Gynecologic Oncology fellowship at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine. DeSimone is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in OB-GYN and Gynecologic Oncology.

DeSimone is the director of robotic surgery and associate residency director for OB-GYN. He serves on the admissions committee for the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine and is a national board examiner for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. His medical interests include robotic surgery, endometrial cancer and ovarian cancer.

Research/Publications

Research Publications on NCBI PubMed

Related Links

Gynecologic Cancer