Our Vision

A world free of suffering from urologic disease. Forever.

Our Mission

To help people- patients, peers, community and the world. 

Our Core Values

Honesty, Integrity, Authenticity, Empathy, Compassion, Accountability, Hard Work, Fairness, Transparency



The U-M Department of Urology is home to a multidisciplinary group of physicians and scientists who all share a common purpose: understanding, treating — and curing — a wide array of urologic diseases and conditions. Our expertise lies in the depth of our medical education, clinical care, and scientific research programs, which are organized around the following divisions:

Clinical Divisions

Research Divisions

VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System


Meet the Chair

Ganesh S. Palapattu, MD, FACS

Department Chair, Urology

George F. and Sandy G. Valassis Professor of Urology


April 9, 2024

Dr. Park to Receive Duckett Award

Congratulations to Dr. John Park on his selection as the recipient of this year’s AUA John W. Duckett, Jr., MD Pediatric Urology Research Excellence Award! The award is given annually to an individual who has made exceptional impact in pediatric urology research.

April 3, 2024

Dr. Keller E-Book Published

Congratulations to Dr. Evan Keller, Professor of Urology, on the publishing of his e-book, Spatial Revolution: Harnessing Spatial Technologies In The Clinic For A Healthier Tomorrow.