UC San Diego Urology Team 2014 

Welcome to UC San Diego Urology

As a leader in research and patient care, UC San Diego Urology is committed to providing the latest in expert and compassionate treatment, performing cutting-edge research, and training the next generation of top urologists. UC San Diego Health System is ranked #1 in San Diego and among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report's 2013-14 "America's Best Hospitals" issue.

Our surgeons are skilled in the full range of urologic surgical procedures, from the latest minimally invasive techniques, including robotic prostatectomy, to extensive reconstructive surgeries for genitourinary cancers and trauma.
Learn more about Urologic Surgery at UC San Diego.

Urology News 

UCSD Urology Ranked #16 in the Nation

We received our highest ranking ever from the 2014-15 edition of US News & World Report. "This is a great statement about our collective progress in building a distinguished and outstanding Urology Department," says Christopher J. Kane, MD.


2nd Annual Pedal the Cause Sept. 20-21

Ride 1 day or 2 days on scenic courses ranging from 10 miles to 150 miles. All funds raised benefit cancer research in San Diego, including UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center. Ride or Volunteer!


Faculty Spotlight 

Dr. Jill Buckley
Jill Buckley, MD, is our new urologic trauma reconstruction surgeon

Dr. Buckley is an expert in complicated urinary disorders including urethral stricture, fistulas, trauma and complications following prostate cancer treatment. Read more about Genitourinary Reconstructive Urology.

Annual Urology Postgraduate Course

The 7th Annual UCSD Urology Postgraduate Course, Evidence-Based Urology Update was held March 14-15, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay in San Diego.

About Urology 

Urology is the surgical specialty that deals with the urinary system in both men and women and the male reproductive system. Urologists diagnose and treat patients with disorders involving the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs.

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