Nicholas M. Donin, MD
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Nicholas M. Donin, MD

  • Urology|
  • Urologic Oncology
Burbank Urology | 2625 West Alameda Avenue, Suite 310, Burbank, CA 91505


Dr. Nicholas Donin is a Urologist and Urologic Oncologist who practices in Burbank, California. His particular clinical focus is in the treatment of urologic cancers, including cancers of the kidney, prostate, bladder and testis, as well as medical and surgical treatments for benign prostate hypertrophy (BPH). Dr. Donin has advanced training in robotic-assisted surgery using the Da Vinci robotic surgical platform. He is an assistant clinical professor of urology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.


The following are a list of conditions, treatment options and technologies utilized in Dr. Donin’s practice:

Prostate cancer

  • MRI-ultrasound fusion biopsy
  • Transperineal biopsy
  • Active surveillance
  • Obotic prostatectomy
  • Nerve-sparing prostatectomy
  • Focal therapy
  • TULSA Pro prostate ablation
  • Nanoknife irreversible electroporation

Kidney cancer

  • Robotic radical and partial nephrectomy
  • Ablation of kidney tumors
  • Molecular imaging of kidney tumors
  • Active surveillance of kidney tumors

Bladder cancer

  • BCG
  • Gemcitabine
  • Cystectomy
  • Urinary diversion


  • Medical treatment
  • TURP
  • Rezum

Dr. Donin received his medical degree from Columbia University, and completed his urology residency at New York University. He then completed a Society of Urologic Oncology Fellowship at UCLA. He received his bachelor's degree from Harvard University.

Dr. Donin is a member of the American Urological Association and the Society of Urologic Oncology.

Dr. Donin grew up in Massachusetts. When he's not working, he enjoys spending time with his two young children and his wife, and occasionally finds time to surf and play the guitar.


English, Spanish


Medical Board Certification

Urology, American Board of Urology, 2019


Urologic Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2017


Urology, New York University School of Medicine, 2015


General Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, 2011


MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2010


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Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


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  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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