David A. Bloom, M.D.
Chair, Dept. of Urology

The University of Michigan Department of Urology exists to cure or reduce suffering from urologic disease and disability through comprehensive urologic education of the next generation of leaders in urology within a milieu of exceptional, innovative, and collaborative urologic care and research.

The Department is made up of a multidisciplinary group of physicians and scientists with a common purpose: curing urologic diseases.

Because of the depth of our clinical care and research programs, our team provides significant contributions to the understanding of both adult and pediatrc urologic diseases and cancers.


Our goal is to translate scientific discoveries into medical realities. This is made possible by a faculty of expert clinicians working in conjuction with leading scientists and medical researchers. This collaboration is made possible in large part by our ongoing philanthropy program. (Read about our history.)

We invite you to experience the kind of care we provide - care where patients and their families are the #1 priority. And care to which hundreds of referring physicians know they can entrust their patients. Experience the Michigan Difference and David's story

The Department is consistently named the top urology program in Michigan and one of the top programs in the nation by U.S. News and World ReportThe Department of Urology provides comprehensive, compassionate care for adult and pediatric patients.

And when it comes to crucial research in the area of urology, we are one of the National Institutes of Health top funded urology programs nationwide – a huge vote of confidence that our work and our methods make a difference.