Department of Urology

  • Welcome to the Department of Urology

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  • Institute for Prostate & Urologic Cancers

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  • New innovations in robotic surgery

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  • Resident helps develop software to treat women in Africa and Asia

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  • We are leaders in urologic patient care, education, and teaching, recognized as one of the premier programs in the country. Building on a rich history, we continue to innovate in many areas including cancer, stones, infertility, and pediatric urology. Read more
  • Each year, more than 200,000 people are diagnosed with prostate cancer. We are driven to discover new treatments and cures for one of the most common cancers.

    Our institute – the first of its kind in the nation – offers a full range of medical services in one location. Our doctors focus their combined expertise on providing swift and accurate diagnosis, and leading-edge treatments. Learn more
  • The da Vinci® Surgical System is a minimally invasive approach that uses the latest in surgical technology. It’s often ideal for both complex and delicate urologic surgeries. At the U of M, we’re leaders in the development and use of this innovative treatment method. Read more
  • Dr. Priyanka Gupta is a resident in the Urology Residency Program at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Gupta has been collaborating with a team of physicians and software engineers to create a computer-based cognitive trainer to teach the fundamental principles of obstetric fistula repair. The goal is to develop a program that will expedite the training of local surgeons in order to increase the treatment capacity for women suffering from fistula in Africa and Asia. See the story at KSTP

Patient Services & Clinics

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Clinical trials

Find cancer-focused trials through the Masonic Cancer Center or see a complete list of open trials.

University of Minnesota Physicians

Our physician-researchers deliver patient care through UMPhysicians – a multi-specialty group practice for U of M faculty. Learn more

Patient resource library

From the most common urologic conditions to the most complex, find resources to support your path to health. Read more

Facilities & Programs

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Center for Research in Education & Simulation Technologies

Using novel simulation models, CREST drives new curricula models that enhance education for the next generation of surgeons. Go to CREST site

Kidney Cancer Program

Providing leading-edge diagnostic techniques and treatments, this program also enhances care with education and resources for patients and families. Get more information

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  • Last modified on July 31, 2014