Scott Eggener, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director of Translational and Outcomes Research, Section of Urology
Dr. Scott Eggener specializes in the care of patients with kidney, prostate, and testicular cancer. He is an experienced robotic and open surgeon but also has a clinical and academic interest in active surveillance for select patients.
His clinical research focuses on prostate cancer screening and treatment. He is the principal investigator on numerous clinical trials for patients with kidney, prostate, and testicular cancer, and collaborates on laboratory research investigating a novel protein identified in kidney cancer.
Dr. Eggener's research -- which has resulted in 100 publications -- has been presented at national and international meetings. He is the chairman of the University of Chicago Cancer Committee and has participated in volunteer educational and surgical missions to Congo, Cuba, Honduras, Morocco, Myanmar, Rwanda, and the Palestinian territories.
The University of Chicago Medicine
Center for Advanced Medicine
Year Started Practice
Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
Internship and Residency
Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago (general and urologic surgery)
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York (urologic oncology)
American Urologic Association
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An active member of IVUMed (International Volunteers in Urology), Dr. Eggener has participated in volunteer, educational and surgical missions to Cuba, Honduras, Morocco, Myanmar, Rwanda, Congo and the Palestinian territories.
Dr. Eggener performs robotic minimally invasive surgical procedures, using the da Vinci Surgical System.
View a partial list of Dr. Eggener's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.