Jane Lewis, MD

Assistant professor, Department of Urology

Jane Lewis

Contact Info

lewis918@umn.edu

Administrative Assistant Name
Resha Tejpaul

Administrative Phone
612-625-7486

Additional Locations

Practices:

Assistant professor, Department of Urology


Pediatric Urologist


University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine

Harvard Program in Urology - Longwood, Boston (Urology)

Northwestern University - Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago (Pediatric Urology)

Summary

As a urologist, Dr. Jane Lewis takes care of patients while also maintaining a connection with teaching. The daughter of two teachers, Lewis finds it imperative to teach the parents of her patients about their child's condition so that they can make the best decision possible for their child. She also teaches urology residents and medical students about the care of patients with urology problems, as well as surgical principles and techniques in performing urologic surgery.

Expertise

  • Urinary tract infections
  • Hematuria
  • Kidney stones
  • Urethral structures
  • Neurogenic bladder
  • Polycystic kidney disease
  • Testicular cancer
  • Ureteral pelvic junction obstruction
  • Ureteral obstruction
  • Pediatric urology

Awards & Recognition

  • Harvard Medical Students Award “Excellence in Teaching”
  • Minnesota Monthly "Best Doctors" (2014)

Research

Publications

Lewis JM, Cheng EY, Campbell JB, et al. Complete excision or marsupialization of ureteroceles: does choice of surgical approach affect outcome? J Urology 2008; 180(4 Supp): 1819-22.

Bassett WW, Bettendorf DMR, Lewis JM, Loughlin KR. Chronic periglandular inflammation on prostate needle biopsy does not increase the likelihood of cancer on subsequent biopsy. Urology 2009; 73(4): 845-9.

Lewis JM & Cheng EY. Non-traditional management of the neurogenic bladder: tissue engineering and neuromodulation. Special Issue: Challenges in Spina Bifida. TheScientificWorld JOURNAL 2007; 7:1230-41.

Lewis JM & Kaplan WE. Embryology. In: Lipshultz L, Howards S, Niederberger C editors. Infertility in the Male, 4th edition, Cambridge University Press, 2009.

Lewis JM. Urology. In: Freeman B, editor. The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Medical Specialty. Lange/McGraw-Hill; 2004, pp. 443-456. 2nd edition; 2007, pp. 455-468.

Clinical

Specialties

  • Hypospadias, Genito-urinary reconstruction, Antenatal hydronephrosis

Board Certifications

American Board of Urology