Perry J. Larimer


“I chose urology because it afforded me the ability to substantially improve my patients’ lives, both surgically and medically.”


  • Urinary stone disease
  • Prostate cancer
  • Urologic malignancies
  • da Vinci robotic surgery

Dr. Perry Larimer studied for three years at the University of Minnesota before being admitted to the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, where he earned his medical degree in 1971. He trained as an intern at Methodist Hospitals in Memphis and also served a fellowship in oncology with Dr. Irvin Fleming of Memphis. He served his surgery residency at Methodist Hospitals from 1973-74, and was also the emergency room director there. He served his residency in urology at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine.

Dr. Larimer has been in private practice in Memphis since 1978. He has actively pursued advanced postgraduate training in urological topics. He is certified by the American Board of Urology and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He also has extensive experience with robotic laparoscopic urologic surgery.

His outside interests include golf and antique clocks.