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What is Urology?

Urology is a surgical specialty that deals with diseases of the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive organs. For a term you would like defined, click here.

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Patient Care News & Highlights

Talmadge E. King, Jr., MD, Dean, UCSF School of Medicine announced earlier today that Raj Pruthi, MD, MHA, FACS has been named the new chair for UCSF Department of Urology effective January 1, 2020...
Peter R. Carroll, MD, MPH, who has led the Department of Urology for the past 23 years, announced earlier that he intended to step down from the chair’s position by the end of 2019. A national search...
Professor Ronald Zagoria, MD, FACR, Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs and Section Chief, Abdominal Imaging with the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging has accepted a joint appointment with...
Tom F. Lue, MD, ScD (Hon), was recognized with the Urology Care Foundation Distinguished Alumnus Award. This award honors former Urology Care Foundation Research Scholars who have achieved a...
Anne Suskind, MD, MS, FACS took third place in the American Urology Association’s Early Investigator Forum this month. Her work was titled, “Functional outcomes after “minor” urologic surgery among...
The month of April is dedicated to raising awareness about this highly treatable and usually curable disease. The testicles are two egg-shaped structures with a firm, slightly spongy feel located...
The California Prostate Cancer Coalition (CPCC) and the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center of UCSF hosted a national conference on prostate cancer for patient, families, caregivers,...