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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. About Us » | Physicians »

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New Technology Detects Prostate Cancer

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A new targeted biopsy technology detects prostate cancer in cases it was previously missed or overlooked.


Dr. Leonard S. Marks -- (KABC) Michael Lewis, 70, of Ventura and his wife love to cook and entertain. To continue his active lifestyle, he stays on top of his health and gets regular screenings for prostate cancer. At one of his screenings, his doctor assured him he didn't have cancer, even though he had elevated levels of PSA.
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View Ed's Story

Ed's Story - Robotic-assisted Prostatectomy

Early diagnosis makes all the difference for prostate cancer survivor, Ed Evans
It was a routine, annual checkup for Ed Evans. His blood pressure and cholesterol levels were normal. Ed exercised regularly and watched his diet, so physically he was in great shape. Everything looked fine, until his blood work came back.
That Spring afternoon in 2012, Ed learned that he had prostate cancer. View Ed's Prostatectomy Story »

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