The Urology program at Northwestern Medicine prides itself on its service to patients. The urologists on the medical staff offer comprehensive urologic care for sensitive conditions, working with patients to find the best, individualized treatment for their conditions.
Our program is among the nation’s oldest, most experienced and most respected, providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care, including state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment capabilities for men, women and adolescents. We have a long-standing tradition of providing multidisciplinary approaches to the evaluation and management of the urologic cancers with recognized experts specializing in each branch of cancer care. The program is ranked No. 8 in the country by U.S. News & World Report in the 2014-15 listing of America’s Best Hospitals.
Research conducted through the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Department of Urology plays an ongoing role in the advancement of urologic care. Our urologic research program is ranked fourth among medical schools in National Institutes of Health funding in 2014 with a range of interactive and multidimensional programs providing a foundation for the department’s strong standing in research.
Northwestern Memorial Hospital, along with the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, is dedicated to research and education. We participate in a wide range of clinical trials because we believe clinical research plays a vital role in testing new treatments to determine whether they have potential benefits for patients.