Children

Children

Drs DiSandro, Copp and Baskin

Pediatric urologists at UCSF are working hard to expand our understanding of urological diseases of childhood. Our faculty's interests range from animal studies of fetal genital development to large-scale epidemiological reviews of urinary tract infections in children. Our program is committed to rapidly translating research findings into improved care for young patients.

Children News & Highlights

For a third consecutive year, rankings of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) biomedical research funding put UCSF in first place for urology funding.  According to the Blue Ridge Institute for...
Lindsay A. Hampson, MD completed her residency here at UCSF Urology, finishing her successful training in 2015.  After completing a one-year fellowship in Genitourinary Reconstruction & Trauma at...
UCSF Pediatric Urology is recognized by U.S. News and World Reports as the best program in Northern California and 15th overall.  For 2016, the magazine rated 50 pediatric centers and ranked them...
The UCSF Urology community welcomed David B. Joseph, MD, Chief of Pediatric Urology, Professor of Urology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham as the 2016 Pediatric Urology Visiting Professor,...
  The day after Alice Middleton’s son Caleb was born three years ago, he was sent to UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Oakland due to a heart murmur and a urological condition known as hypospadias...
With the move to Mission Bay, pediatric urologists at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital now have regular access Robotic arms are prepped prior to surgery allowing manipulation of the instruments...
  UCSF Urology has mailed out the new 2015 Newsletter. The stories include an update on the Department of Defense grant aimed at helping patients make wiser treatment decisions after diagnosis of...