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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University
Polsky Urologic Cancer Institute
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About Urologic Cancers

Accounting for almost 20 percent of cancers worldwide, urologic cancers include malignancies of the prostate, bladder, kidney and testes. The Polsky Urologic Cancer Institute is home to an outstanding team of scientists, clinicians and fellowship-trained urologic oncologists with significant expertise in urologic cancers. Together, our physicians and scientists are working to increase our understanding of the biology of urologic cancers, create innovative tools to distinguish aggressive disease, develop novel and more effective treatments, and to improve the overall survival and well-being of patients.

Choose one of the most common urologic cancer types below to learn more about symptoms, how we come to a diagnosis and our many treatment options.

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