Urology Residency Program Education & Training
Residents are the core of our rapidly-growing, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)-accredited urology program, which provides trainees with excellent clinical and academic skills.
Our newly-modified, six-year curriculum includes:
- One year of general surgery
- One year of research (non-accredited)
- Four years of urology
Training in Urology
The University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Urology Residency Program offers residents rotations at University Hospitals Urology Institute, MetroHealth Medical Center, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center and various community hospitals.
Our UH rotation is divided into adult and pediatric urology services. The pediatric urology service is comprised of a two-month PGY3 and PGY5 rotation at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital.
Successful Careers in Urology
Graduates from our urology residency program have a broad exposure to various patient populations and hospital settings, including one of the top five children’s hospitals in the country, which makes our residents highly competitive within the field of urology. They also have the support of our former alumni, who are leaders in their respective fields of urologic oncology, pediatric urology, female/reconstructive urology, neurourology, infertility/erectile dysfunction, endourology, and laparoscopy and robotic-assisted laparoscopy.