Department of Urology


The USC Department of Urology (Catherine and Joseph Aresty Department of Urology) at the Keck School of Medicine comprises the USC Institute of Urology. The Institute provides a complete range of sub-specialties, which deliver comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services for the entire range of urologic disorders. The USC Institute of Urology consists of 20 full-time faculty and over 30 post-graduate residents and fellows, all committed to providing exceptional and innovative patient care and performing research to advance the field.

Department Highlights

National and International Recognition

"Best Doctors in America"

  • Stuart D. Boyd, M.D.
  • Sia Daneshmand, M.D.
  • Matt Dunn, M.D.
  • Inderbir Gill, M.D.
  • David Ginsberg, M.D.
  • Gary Lieskovsky, M.D.

"America's Top Doctors"

  • Stuart D. Boyd, M.D.
  • Inderbir Gill, M.D.
  • David Ginsberg, M.d.
  • Gary Lieskovsky, M.D.

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Featured News

Keck School urology team reveals findings in trio of papers

Several studies published in top medical journals by USC surgeons have found that surgical treatment of kidney cancer is not the daunting prospect it once was.

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More Upcoming Events

Dean's Distinguished Lecturer Series: Kwang Yul Cha

4:00pm PT
Aresty Auditorium, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1450 Biggy St., Los Angeles, CA 90033

Surgical Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea, including Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation

5:15pm-6:30pm PT
Keck Medicine of USC - Beverly Hills, 9033 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90211

Cancer Center Grand Rounds

12:00pm-1:00pm PT
Aresty Auditorium

SGVOS 1st Annual Winter CE Symposium

8:00am-3:00pm PT
Embassy Suites Arcadia, 211 East Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91006

Research Ethics Forum

12:00pm-1:00pm PT
Norris Research Tower, LG 503/4 1450 Biggy St, Los Angeles, CA

Life After Prostate Cancer Treatment

6:00pm-7:45pm PT
Catherine and Joseph Aresty Conference Center, Harlyne Norris Cancer Research Tower, 1441 Eastlake Ave., Lower Ground Room 500
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More News

  • Keck Medicine of USC adds to its renowned urology team; foremost expert in treating kidney stones recruited to USC Institute of Urology

    Continuing its momentum as one of the fastest growing urology programs in the nation, Gerhard Fuchs, M.D., F.A.C.S., an internationally renowned urologic surgeon, researcher and educator who advanced innovative technology to minimize the pain of eliminating kidney stones, has been recruited to the USC Institute of Urology effective July 15, 2014.

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  • Keck Medical Center of USC surgeon performs first robotic-assisted operation in California using latest-generation, minimally invasive surgical system

    An internationally renowned urologic surgeon at Keck Medical Center of University of Southern California (USC) has performed the first robotic-assisted procedure in California using the latest, minimally invasive surgical system. The prostate cancer surgery further cements the Los Angeles-based university hospitals’ position as a global center of excellence for robotic surgery.

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  • $1 million gift celebrates work of late Keck School urologist John Stein

    Jane Centofante and her family’s impression of the care that their father received was the impetus for her first two initial gifts to the John P. Stein, MD, Endowed Chair in Urologic Cancer Research in memory of her father Al and, finally, her most recent gift of $1 million to fund the Stein chair.

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  • Keck Medicine of USC recruits renowned professor with expertise in female pelvic medicine to USC Institute of Urology

    Larissa V. Rodríguez, M.D., a noted expert in female pelvic medicine with more than 15 years of clinical and research experience in urology, has joined the University of Southern California (USC) Institute of Urology, part of Keck Medicine of USC.

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  • USC researchers discover genetic clues that increase understanding of mechanisms involved in prostate cancer predisposition

    With concerns about the effectiveness of prostate cancer diagnosis still in question, newly published research led by Keck School of Medicine scientists reveals clues that could lead to more precise understanding of the disease and ultimately may lead to fewer false diagnoses of the disease.

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  • Keck Medicine of USC – Downtown Los Angeles clinic adds more services in move to new downtown location

    On Monday, Dec. 9, the Keck Medicine of USC – Downtown Los Angeles clinic officially opened its doors in a new location with more services designed to make medical care more convenient for patients living and working downtown.

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  • 5K ‘Stash Dash for prostate health

    Dubbed the “‘Stash Dash,” the 4th Annual LA Prostate Cancer 5K was held to raise money to help turn the page on the fight against prostate cancer.

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