Scott Eggener, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery/Urology
Co-Director, Urologic Oncology Fellowship Program
Director, Urology Outcomes and Translational Research
Doctor Eggener attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for his undergraduate education. Following graduation from Stanford University School of Medicine, he received his general and urologic surgical training at Northwestern University and completed a fellowship in urologic oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He was a recipient of a National Institute of Health training grant during both residency and fellowship.
Doctor Eggener specializes in the care of patients with urologic cancers, utilizing surgical, medical, and for select patients non-interventional approaches. His clinical research focuses on improving surgical techniques and optimizing outcomes. He is the principal investigator on numerous clinical trials for patients with kidney, testicular and prostate cancer and collaborates on laboratory research investigating a novel protein identified in kidney cancer.
He has presented his research at national and international meetings, written over 75 publications and book chapters, and is a reviewer for 15 scientific journals. An active member of IVUMed (International Volunteers in Urology), and the Global Health Initiative at University of Chicago, he has participated in volunteer educational and surgical missions to Congo,Cuba, Honduras, Morocco, Myanmar, Rwanda, and the Palestinian territories.