Welcome to the
Division of Urology
The Division consists of 23 faculty and 2 PhDs based in affiliated University teaching hospital Divisions including U.H.N. hospitals (Toronto General, Princess Margaret, Toronto Western), Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, St. Michael's, Mount Sinai & Hospital for Sick Children and Women's College Hospital.
Division of Urology News:
Dr. David Margel - PhD - Dr David Margel has successfully defended his PHD thesis entitled Metformin and Prostate Cancer Among Diabetics In Ontario.
Drs. Trachtenberg, Jewett, Klotz, Fleshner awarded Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal - Drs. Trachtenberg, Jewett, Klotz, Fleshner have been awarded a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal.
Division of Urology Events:
Friday, May 10, 2013
Gallie Day 2013 - Gallie Day 2013
The Division consists of 26 geographic full time faculty and two Ph.D.'s, who are based in five fully affiliated University teaching hospital Divisions including The University Health Network hospitals (Toronto General, Princess Margaret, Toronto Western), Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, St. Michael's Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital and The Hospital for Sick Children, Women's College Hospital.
The PostGraduate Training Program is five years from graduation. Twenty-two residents are currently in training over the 5 years, plus 8 or more fellows are attached at various times. The peer reviewed and contract research involves approximately $10,000,000 per year with clinical and laboratory investigation. The Division of Urology has programs in all of the subspecialty areas.
Although a number of surgeons did take an interest in urological disease, including a Mr. Peter who did the first surgery for bladder extrophy with transplantation of the trigone to the rectum in 1900, it was not until 1922 that the first Urology service was established in Canada.