Bunyan Stephens Dudley, M.D.

Dr. Dudley received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, TN where he also performed his residency 

BIRTHDATE:  January 17, 1951

PLACE OF BIRTH:  Nashville, Tennessee


Tennessee Oncology, PLLC 4220 Harding Rd, Suite 200
Nashville TN 37205
August 2009-present


Tennessee Oncology, PLLC 4230 Harding Rd, Suite 201
Nashville TN 37205
March 2008- August 2009

Stephens Dudley, M.D., P.C.
4230 Harding Road, Suite 201
Nashville, TN 37205
June 1999- 2008

Gynecologic Oncology Associates of Nashville, P. C.
2021 Church Street, Suite 402
Nashville, TN 37203
July 1989-June 1999

Stephens Dudley, M.D., P.C.
4230 Harding Road, Suite G-1
Nashville, TN 37205
July 1986 – June 1989

Vanderbilt University Medical Center Dept. OB-GYN
Nashville, TN
July 1984 – June 1986


  • Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners, 1978
  • Diplomate, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1985 Cert. #21634
  • Certified, Division of Gynecologic Oncology of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1987 Cert. # 21634 O


State of Tennessee, MD # 11965
State of Kentucky


Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN 37232
M.D., May 1977

Vanderbilt University College of Arts and Science
Nashville, TN 37232
B.A., Magna Cum Laude, May 1973


Integrative Oncology Scholars Program,
University of Michigan, August 2019- June 2020

Fellow, Gynecologic Oncology University of Texas System Cancer Center, M. D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute
Houston, TX
July 1982-June 1984

Chief Resident, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN
July 1981-June 1982

Resident, Obstetrics and Gynecology Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN
July 1979-June 1981

Galloway Junior Fellow Gynecologic Oncology Service
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY
Nov-Dec 1980

Resident, General Surgery
Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center Chicago, IL
July 1977-June1979




Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 1987
American Medical Association, 1981
Felix Rutledge (M.D. Anderson Cancer Center) Society, 1984
Society of Gynecologic Oncology, 1988 American Society of Clinical Oncology, 1987 Society of Integrative Oncology, 2018


Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology Vanderbilt University Medical School Nashville, TN
July 1984-June 1986

Assistant Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vanderbilt University Medical School Nashville, TN
July 1986- present

Assistant Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Meharry Medical College Nashville, TN
July 2007- present

Associate Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Tennessee Health Science Center Memphis, TN
November 2016 – present


  1. Dudley, B. Stephens: Surgical Management of Genito Urinary Fistulas in Gynecology, Journal of Urological Nursing, 4:484, 1985
  2. Dudley, B. S., Gershenson, D. M., Kavanagh, J. J., et al: Percutaneous Nephrostomy Catheter Use in Gynecologic Malignancy: M. D. Anderson Hospital Experience. Gynecologic Oncology 24:273,
  3. Fleischer, A.C., Dudley, B.S., Entman, S.S., et al: Myometrial Invasion by Endometrial Carcinoma: Sonographic Assessment. Radiology 162:307, 1987
  4. Kneece, S. M., Wackym, P.A., Dudley, B.S., et al: Appendicovaginal Fistula and Primary Appendiceal Cystadenocarcinoma. Southern Medical Journal 7:914, 1987
  5. Gordon, A.N., Fleisher, A. C., Dudley, B.S., et al: Preoperative Assessment of Myometrial Invasion of Endometrial Adenocarcinoma by Sonography (US) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). Gynecologic Oncology, 1988
  6. Dudley, B. Stephens: Implementation of Robotic Surgery into a Gynecologic and Gynecologic Oncology Practice: Zero to 75 in 16 Months. Tennessee Medicine, February, 2010
  7. Dittus, JL, Dudley, BS, Upender, M, Endress, MS, Cervical Adenocarcinoma Identification by Testing for Chromosomal Abnormalities. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2013;137: 1829–1831; doi:10.5858/arpa.2012-0499-CR
  8. Hainsworth JD, Thompson DS, Bismayer JA, et al. Paclitaxel/carboplatin with or without sorafenib in the first-line treatment of patients with stage III/IV epithelial ovarian cancer: a randomized phase II study of the Sarah Cannon Research Institute. Cancer Med. 2015;4(5):673‐ doi:10.1002/cam4.376


  1. Dudley, B. S., Robertson, K., Jarrett, M.: The Kustner transverse vertical incision in gynecology: a cosmetic alternative when upper abdominal access is anticipated. Video Presentation at the American College of Surgeons Meeting, Chicago, IL, October 2009
  2. Vaginal Cuff Closure Techniques at Laparoscopic/Robotic Hysterectomy. Video Presentation at the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Meeting, Boston, MA, September