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UC San Diego Health Department of Urology has 7 faculty members who have been recognized by the website,, as "World Experts" in one or more medical conditions.

Expertscape uses the data from the National Institutes of Health’s database to identify and objectively rank physicians and researchers as experts based on topic, condition, and diagnosis. Our faculty are ranked as experts in 186 areas of urology, urologic surgery, and urologic oncology.

To be considered an Expertscape Expert, the faculty member needs to be ranked among the top 1% worldwide in research and publications in a specific medical topic, and to be recognized as an Expertscape World Expert requires the top 0.1% worldwide. 

World or nationally ranked UC San Diego Urology faculty