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The Department of Urology at the University of Minnesota Medical School is recognized as one of the leading urology departments in the nation.

Our department has been at the forefront of urologic patient care, education, and teaching for more than eight decades. Building on our past, we continue to lead innovative efforts in several areas of urology, including cancer, stones, infertility, and pediatric care.

Education & Training

ResidentsOur programs aim to produce tomorrow’s best urologists. Residents, fellows and medical students from the University of Minnesota and other top medical schools work and train beside our outstanding doctors and researchers. 

For Patients

patient programEvery patient is unique, and we treat each one as a priority. Our doctors see patients in our multi-specialty group practice, University of Minnesota Physicians. They pioneer efforts to discover treatments for some of today’s most complex urologic conditions. 

For Providers

pre-surgical classPhysicians and other health care professionals count on our faculty expertise to treat a range of urologic conditions in patients young and old. In addition, we offer clinical trials that deliver potential solutions for conditions previously deemed untreatable.