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Christopher P. DeSimone, MD

Director of Robotic Surgery
Associate Residency Director
Christopher P. DeSimone, MD
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  • Gynecologic Cancer Team
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  • About

    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. DeSimone then completed an OB-GYN residency and Gynecologic Oncology fellowship at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. He 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 serve 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.

    Faculty Rank

    Professor of Gynecologic Oncology


    University of Kentucky College of Medicine


    University of Kentucky


    University of Kentucky

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology

  • Research

    Cancer Center Member


    • Translational Oncology

    College & Department

    • College of Medicine
    • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Locations

    Gynecologic Oncology Clinic

    Whitney Hendrickson Building
    UK Markey Cancer Center
    Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    800 Rose St.
    Third Floor, Room 330A
    Lexington, KY 40536
    Fax 859-323-1602

    A parking lot is located near the Whitney-Hendrickson Building, accessible via Hospital Drive. Get directions to Whitney-Hendrickson.

    Direct line: 859-257-3428

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