Urologist speaking with patient

Northwestern Medicine Urology Program

The Northwestern Medicine Urology Program ranks amongst the nation’s most experienced and well respected, providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care, including state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment capabilities for men, women and adolescents.


The Northwestern Medicine Urology Program at Northwestern Memorial Hospital prides itself on its service to patients. The urologists at Northwestern offer comprehensive urologic care for sensitive conditions, working with patients to find the best individualized treatment for their urologic conditions.

The Department of Urology has a longstanding tradition of providing state-of-the-art, multidisciplinary approaches to the evaluation and management of the urologic cancers with recognized specialists in each branch of cancer care.

The Northwestern Medicine Urology Program is ranked 11th in the country for 2017–2018 by U.S. News & World Report.

Coordinated care 

Patients with urologic conditions are evaluated and managed with emphasis on an integrated, multidisciplinary approach. All of the team members are recognized leaders in their field of expertise, and all potential therapeutic options are considered and discussed with each patient, including:

  • Observation (no active treatment)
  • Medical management
  • Surgery

Areas of Care