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The Department of Urology at the University of Wisconsin cares for patients at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, William S. Middleton Memorial Veteran’s Hospital, American Family Children’s Hospital, and Meriter Hospital as well as other local and regional hospitals and clinics.

Under our care, you will be seen in a clinic that unites several specialties to provide the best possible treatment plan. Our department prides itself on highly trained expert urologists in their fields and proven, innovative techniques supported by novel research, and outcomes above national benchmarks.




Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia or BPH is a process of prostatic enlargement that occurs in aging men.
Female Urology and Voiding Dysfunction Female Urology is a subspecialty of Urology. Female Urology is concerned with diagnosis and treatment of those urinary tract disorders most prevalent in females. These include voiding dysfunction, urinary incontinence, pelvic floor prolapse, recurrent urinary tract infection, urethral syndrome and interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome. Please click on the link for more information about the Women’s Pelvic Wellness Clinic.
Genitourinary Reconstruction Our experts in the University of Wisconsin Department of Urology provide advanced treatment options for conditions including urethral stricture disease, male incontinence, erectile dysfunction, management of urologic injuries, and neurologic disorders affecting the urinary tract. We enjoy working with each patient to develop an individualized treatment plan that meets your goals.
Male Factor Infertility and Sexual Health Our urologists with fellowship-training in male infertility work with patients to determine the underlying cause of their fertility problems and offer the most effective treatment options for their condition.
Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery Excellence in minimally invasive urology, in particular laparoscopic urology, has been a hallmark of UW Urology since 1995. Laparoscopy is a form of minimally invasive surgery, where standard, open, “large” incision surgery is replaced with “keyhole” incision surgery.
Pediatric Urology The goal of the University of Wisconsin Pediatric Urology Program (UWPUP) is to provide comprehensive diagnostic evaluation and treatment of complex genitourinary problems in children.
Stone Disease The University of Wisconsin Stone Program (UWSP) provides patients and physicians in Wisconsin and surrounding states with a comprehensive resource for treating all aspects of kidney stone disease.
Urologic Oncology The UW Department of Urology provides comprehensive care for all patients with prostate, kidney, bladder, testis, penile and other genitourinary tract cancers. Our urologic oncologists specialize in minimally invasive surgical procedures.

The Urologic Cancer team also manages a number of active clinical trials aimed at developing new therapies for genitourinary cancers.

Please click on the link for information about our Fellowship in Urologic Oncology.

Please click on the link to learn more about our Section of Urologic Oncology.