UCLA Department of Urology

Innovating the field of urology with advanced research, education and bench-to-bedside discovery.

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About UCLA Urology

Our mission is to improve urological health and health care, we seek to create world leaders in health and medicine, discover the basis for wellness and cures for urological disease, foster a culture of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion, cultivate community partnerships, and heal humankind one patient at a time.

U.S. News & World Report ranks UCLA Urology among top in the Nation

Find Your Care

We deliver customized urology care based on your unique needs. To find out more about our urology services, call 310-794-7700.

Meet the Team

The UCLA Department of Urology consists of a diverse team who deliver exceptional patient care and conduct a wide variety of internationally recognized research projects.

Our Locations

The UCLA Urology Clinic's goal is to provide you with fast, easy access to the physicians and services at UCLA.


Giving to UCLA Urology

We count on your generous support to sustain our outstanding and innovative clinical, research and education programs.


Research & Innovation at UCLA Urology


Our faculty has been instrumental in making major breakthroughs, and some of our discoveries have revolutionized the diagnosis and treatment of urologic conditions, while others have improved upon breakthroughs made at other research facilities or academic medical centers.


The UCLA Department of Urology has at the core of its mission to educate and train the next generation of leading physicians and scientists. We are committed to providing excellent training through a mixture of clinical experience, didactic material, research and investigative pursuits.

Medical Education at UCLA Urology
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For Patients

For more than 50 years, UCLA Health urologists have been at the forefront of comprehensive care and effective treatments for all urological conditions. Our urology experts are skilled at treating even the most complex disorders of the urinary system. 

Telemedicine Second Opinions

The UCLA Urology Telemedicine Expert Second Opinion Program offers patients around the country access to our faculty, who are national leaders in all aspects of Urology. If you desire an expert second opinion consult, call 833-UCLA-URO (833-825-2876).


Urology News

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Kidney Cancer Research Funding

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Dr. Chantel Efe Simons, 5th year UCLA Urology resident, named to MHO Executive Board

Patient care - doctor and patient

UCLA Health Winter 2022 Physicians update details how vouchers expand the reach of living-kidney donations

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Cancer researchers awarded grant to study genomic alterations in prostate cancer

Find a Provider

UCLA Health urology health specialists have extensive experience caring for adults and children with urological conditions. We deliver expert preventive care, accurate diagnostics, and innovative treatments.

Urologic Care at UCLA Health

View all the patient services and treatment options at UCLA Urology.

Get in Touch

To find out more about our urology services, call 310-794-770