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David R. Rittenhouse, DO, FACOS

David R. Rittenhouse, DO, FACOS.

Board Certified Urologist

Dr. David Rittenhouse, the founding partner of Texas Center for Urology, brings his patients more than two decades of experience in urologic care. He recognized early in his training that he wished to pursue a career in Urology. He personally strives to provide quality, individualized care to every patient and is committed to offering the most up-to-date comprehensive urologic care; providing advanced medical and surgical options to both men and women.

Education & Training

Following his residency in general and urologic surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry School of Osteopathic Medicine, John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospitals in Stratford, New Jersey, Dr. Rittenhouse started his Urologic Surgery private practice in Oklahoma City in 1989. Dr. Rittenhouse is Board Certified in Urologic Surgery by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery.


In 1997, Dr. Rittenhouse moved to Texas to join the Department of Surgery and clinical faculty at the University of North Texas Health Science Center College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery where he served as an Associate Professor of Surgery.

Special Interests

After five years of serving in academics, Dr. Rittenhouse returned to private practice.  Dr. Rittenhouse’s practice offers Robotic, Laparoscopic, and Minimally Invasive treatments for most urologic disorders, including urinary incontinence for men and women, laser treatment for enlarged prostate, kidney stones, and treatment of all urologic cancers. Hormone replacement therapy and Age Management medicine are active areas of interest for which he has extensive training and experience. He is also an FAA-designated examiner for Class 1, Class 2, and Class 3 flight physicals.

Awards & Recognition

Dr. Rittenhouse has repeatedly been named a Top Doctor by Fort Worth Magazine and was selected for inclusion in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 Texas Super Doctors list, as seen in Texas Monthly.

Professional Associations

American College of Osteopathic Surgeons; American Osteopathic Association; Associate Member, American Urological Association; American Society of Andrology; American Academy of Medical Acupuncture; Age Management Medicine Group; International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health; Tarrant County Medical Society; Texas Osteopathic Medical Society; Texas Urology Society.


Dr. Rittenhouse and his wife, Peggy, have three children and two grandsons. They live in southwest Fort Worth.


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