UCLA Urology has once again earned a coveted spot in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. UCLA Urology is consistently ranked as one of the top 8 urology programs in the nation, and that is the result of our commitment to providing outstanding and personalized patient care. We are proud to be part of UCLA Health with our hospitals ranked as No. 1 in both Los Angeles and California and No. 3 nationally. UCLA Health Newsroom >
It's not uncommon for men to experience testicular pain. Most testicular pain is excruciating but brief, although a variety of ailments can cause some men to feel extreme testicular pain long-term. However, there is good news. Urologists at The Men’s Clinic at UCLA offer a 90-minute nerve surgery that gives men relief. Learn more about microsurgical spermatic cord denervation >
Dr. Joseph D. Shirk, Assistant Professor of UCLA Urology, received a prestigious grant from the Margaret E. Early Medical Research Trust to study how a virtual 3D tumor map can improve bladder cancer surgery by potentially allowing surgeons to better understand the shape and boundaries of these tumors and lead to consistent, complete surgical removal. He hopes to validate surgical innovations to incorporate them into clinical practice across the spectrum of urologic oncology. Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Newsroom > and UCLA Newsroom >
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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).