Clinical Leadership

Francesca Tentori

Francesca Tentori, MD, MSCI

Medical Director, DaVita Outcomes Research and Patient Empowerment

Francesca Tentori, MD, is the medical director of outcomes research and patient empowerment at DaVita and an adjunct instructor in medicine at Vanderbilt University. She spent 10 years as a research scientist at Arbor Research Collaborative for Health, where she worked on the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study and led the development of the patient-centered research area. Previously, she acted as assistant medical director for quality management at Dialysis Clinic Inc.

Dr. Tentori was a member of the American Society of Nephrology’s comparative effectiveness task force and the American Association of Kidney Patients’ medical advisory board. She graduated from the University of Milan and is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology.

A Leader in Quality Care

DaVita has been recognized as a leader in high quality clinical care for the fifth consecutive year in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) Five-Star Rating System.