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The Urology Department at UCLA provides treatment for urological conditions of all kinds.

For over 50 years, the urology specialists at UCLA have continued to break new ground and set the standards of care for patients suffering from urological conditions.

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Prostate Cancer and Baldness

Dr. Litwin and link to interview

Dr. Mark Litwin on KFI Radio -- KFI featured Dr. Litwin on links between prostate cancer and baldness. Dr. Litwin spoke about the findings from the National Cancer Institutes’s Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial, a large study started in the early 1990s, that showed that men with a certain pattern of baldness at age 45 had a 39% increased risk of developing aggressive prostate cancer versus men with no baldness.
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Leading the Way in Diagnosis, Treatment of Patients with Disorders of Sex Development

Through a multidisciplinary approach to evaluation and patient care, along with national leadership in learning more about medical conditions of the reproductive system that have historically been difficult to diagnose and treat, the UCLA Urology-based Disorders of Sex Development (DSD) Clinic is meeting a critical need for patients who have in the past had few places to go for help.
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UCLA Urology Ranked #4 Nationally

UCLA Urology Ranked #4 Nationally

"Best Hospitals 2014-15" -- UCLA's hospitals in Westwood and Santa Monica have again earned a place on the Honor Roll of U.S.News & World Report's "Best Hospitals 2014-15." UCLA Urology was ranked #4 nationally.
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eReferral system

Are You a Referring Physician?

The eReferral system has been launched to allow for easy, secure electronic communications directly with a UCLA Urologist regarding your patient. Refer Patients » | eReferral »

UCLA Rated One of the Top Hospitals in the Nation