Robert G. Uzzo, MD, FACS

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Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19111

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Video: Robert G. Uzzo, MD, FACS, Chairman, Department of Surgery

Video: Robert G. Uzzo, MD, FACS, Chairman, Department of Surgery

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Top Doctors 2014

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Dr. Robert Uzzo

Surgical Oncology

Chairman, Department of Surgery
Co-Leader, Genitourinary Cancer Treatment
Attending Surgeon, Urologic Oncology
G. Willing "Wing" Pepper Chair in Cancer Research

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genitourinary cancer treatment team.

Clinical Expertise:

Kidney Tumors, Prostate Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Adrenal Cancer, Urinary Diversions, with a major emphasis on Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques including Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery


The American Board of Urology;
American College of Surgeons, Fellow

Medical Education

Cornell University Medical College, 1991, New York, NY


Chief Resident in Urology, The New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical Center, New York, NY;
Senior Resident in Urology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY


Urologic Oncology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation;
Renal Transplantation and Renovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Honors and Awards

Best Doctors in America® 2013, 2014;
Philadelphia Magazine Top Doctors 2009-2014

Professional Societies

American Association of Genitourinary Surgeons;
American Association for Cancer Research;
American Urological Association;
Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, Co-Chair Genitourinary Early Management Committee;
Kidney Cancer Association, Medical Advisory Board;
Society for Basic Urologic Research
Society of Urologic Oncology,
Clinical Trials Consortium,
Renal Program Chairman;
Society of Urologic Oncology,
Clinical Trials Consortium,
Board of Directors,
Member GU Executive Committee