Leonard S. Marks, MD

Leonard S. Marks, MD

Urology| Urologic Oncology
Primary Location
Westwood Urology
200 Medical Plaza
140
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-206-2603

About

Professor and deKernion Endowed Chair in Urology, Dr. Marks received his medical degree from the University of Texas, graduating with AOA honors and a Masters of Arts in Physiology in 1969. He was named a Fellow and Post-Doctoral Research Scholar at UCLA School of medicine and completed his residency at UCLA. Dr. Marks's current research focuses on improving prostate cancer diagnostic measures and outcomes; exploring and assessing efficacy of active surveillance and various focal therapy treatments, including cryoablation, HIFU, and FLA for primarily low- to intermediate-risk prostate cancer. He is an authority in targeted MRI fusion prostate biopsy and has authored more than 120 peer-reviewed scientific publications on prostate research.

Academic Appointments:

  • Professor and DeKernion Endowed Chair in Urology
  • Professor in-Residence – UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

    Professional Memberships:
  • American Urological Association

Education

Medical Board Certifications

Urology, American Board of Urology, 1980

Residency

UCLA School of Medicine, 1978
Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 1973

Internship

Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 1970

Degree

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, MD, 1969

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Videos

MRI/Ultrasound Fusion for Prostate Biopsy | #UCLAMDChat Webinar
UCLA Offers HIFU Treatment for Recurrent Prostate Cancer

Awards

  • Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021