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Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Harcharan Gill, promoted to Professor.

Dr. Harcharan Gill is a urologic-oncologist that has been with Stanford Urology since 1991 and is the current Program Director of the Urology Residency Program.  Congratulations on a well deserved promotion!  

Department Spotlight

Dr. Margaret Pearle, Professor of Urology at UT Southwestern and renown kidney stone specialist will be at Stanford for our annual Fenmore Visiting Professorship.  You are invited to attend either of Dr. Pearle’s seminars:
THURSDAY, 1/12/17, 7pm
Title:  "Ureteroscopy:  A critical appraisal"
Location: Always Building, Room M114
Dinner will be served
FRIDAY, 1/13/17, 4:30pm
Title: "Dietary Strategies for Stone Prevention"
Location: LKSC 120 (Li Ka Shing Center for Learning)

We welcome Kyle and Kyla to our residency program!

Congratulations on your match! We are excited to have you here!


42nd Annual Northern California Urological Resident Seminar:

Congratulations to our residents for each giving an outstanding research presentation at this years 42nd Annual Northern California Urological Resident Seminar.

Among this years award winners were...

Michael Davenport (basic science research-1st place) for his podium presentation on "Characterization of Sonic Hedhog Signaling in Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer.”  
Remy Lamberts (clinical research-1st place) for his podium presentation on "Minimizing the Cost of Treating Asymptomatic Ureterolithiasis.”


2015 Faculty Research Presentations

Department of Urology faculty share their latest exciting research

The Department of Urology has a rich tradition of clinical excellence and pioneering research. The department encompasses urologic sections at Stanford Health Care, Stanford's Childrens Health, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, and the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System.

The faculty offers the latest in specialized care for a wide range of urologic problems and strives to provide all patients with individualized, and compassionate care. Stanford Urology offers medical students, residents, fellows and faculty unparalled prospects for research and clinical training in an exciting academic environment committed to excellence, innovation and diversity.

Lectures and Events

Grand Rounds Schedule

1st Tuesday monthly
6:15 - 8:15pm 

No Grand Rounds in June and July

Stanford Urology in the News

Infertile men have a higher risk of heart disease, diabetes, study finds

The study's lead author, Dr. Michael Eisenberg, assistant professor of urology and director of male reproductive medicine and surgery at Stanford, hopes the findings will encourage more men diagnosed with infertility to seek follow-up care.

Yahoo! Health- Is ‘Breaking the Seal’ Really a Thing?

Dr. Craig Comiter, professor of urology, explains how alcohol suppresses the body’s natural anti-diuretic hormone, leading to frequent urination.