Urological cancer

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The urologic oncology team at UK Markey Cancer Center – the state’s only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center – leads the region in the care of patients with urologic cancers. Our team of surgical, medical and radiation oncologists routinely handles the most complex urologic cancer cases in the area and offers leading-edge procedures, including robotic/minimally invasive surgery.

Our expertise

With each patient’s well-being as our focus, the highly trained urologic oncology team at UK HealthCare work together to develop personalized treatment plans. Our team specializes in the comprehensive surgical and multidisciplinary care for the treatment of several types of urological cancer:

We also offer a variety of clinical trials for patients with renal, prostate and bladder malignancies, and we’re currently exploring novel markers and therapies for urologic malignancies through our translational research – all in an effort to improve treatment outcomes and quality of life for our patients.