Ehab Eltahawy, MD

Professor of Urology


Dr. Eltahawy studied medicine at Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine in Cairo, Egypt, where he finished his residency and joined faculty as a Lecturer of Urology. He then completed an Adult & Pediatric Genitourinary Reconstructive Fellowship at Eastern Virginia Medical School, and a Regenerative Urology Scholarship in Sheffield, UK.  Dr. Eltahawy is a second generation urologist.  He joined Michigan Medicine West Shore Urology in September 2020.  Before that Dr. Eltahawy was a Professor of Urology and Medical Director of the Urology Clinic at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.  Dr. Eltahawy is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons in London.

In his free time, Dr. Eltahawy enjoys traveling and spending time with his family. 


Andrology, General and Community Urology

Areas of Interest

Research Interests: Clinical outcomes and Quality of care: factors that reduce hospital readmission and wound site related complications; GU reconstruction: comparative research into functional outcomes of management options; Medical Education: role of simulation in resident training, and use of team-based learning approach in education; Urolithiasis: role of hydration in stone prevention
Clinical Interests: Open and Robotic Genitourinary Reconstruction; Men’s Health and Prosthetics; Neurourology, management of incontinence, and voiding dysfunction


Medical School or Training

  • Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt


  • Urology Residency, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt


  • Adult & Pediatric Genitourinary Reconstructive Fellowship, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Healthcare Executive MBA, University of Arkansas School of Business
  • Xavier University Servant Leadership Certificate
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