Robert Uzzo, MD

Robert Uzzo, MD

Urology Philadelphia, PA

Professor and Chairman of Surgery

Office Address

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  • 333 Cottman Avenue
    Suite C302
    Philadelphia, PA 19111
    Phone: (215) 728-3096
    Fax: (215) 517-1130

Dr. Uzzo's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Urology: Surgical Oncology, Minimally Invasive Surgery, General Urology

Dr. Uzzo's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • ProfessorFox Chase Cancer Center, Temple University School of Medicine
    Philadelphia, PA
    Assistant Professor, Department of Surgical Oncology (2000-2003); Associate Professor, Department of Surgical Oncology (2003-2009); Vice Chairman, Department of Surgery (2007-2008); Chairman, Department of Surgery (2008-present); Deputy Chief Clinical Officer (2010-present)
  • Chairman, Department of SurgeryFox Chase Cancer Center
    Philadelphia, PA
  • PresidentFox Chase Cancer Center Medical Group, Inc.
    Philadelphia, PA
    Senior Vice President, Physician Services (2011-present)
  • Director of Surgical Services Integrated Temple University Fox ChaseJeanes Hospital Campus
    Philadelphia, PA
    Medical Staff (2012-present)
  • Clinical Associate StaffThe Cleveland Clinic Foundation Institute of Urology
    Cleveland, OH
  • Lecturer and Clinical InstructorThe New York Hospital - Cornell University Medical Center
    New York, NY

Dr. Uzzo's Education & Medical Training

  • Cleveland Clinic FoundationCleveland Clinic FoundationFellowship, Urologic Oncology and Renal Transplantation
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusNew York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusResidency, Urology
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterResidency, Urology
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusNew York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusResidency, General Surgery
  • Cornell Univ Med CollWeill Cornell Medical College of Cornell UniversityMedical School
  • Union CollegeUnion CollegeOther Training, B.A./B.S., Biology and Anthropology, Summa cum Laude
  • Rocky Point High SchoolRocky Point High SchoolOther Training, Diploma, High School, Valedictorian

Dr. Uzzo's Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License2000 - 2014
  • American Board of UrologyAmerican Board of UrologyUrology, 2001, Current

Dr. Uzzo's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Consumer Reports Surgical Ratings (Safety and Outcomes)Ranked first in Philadelphia and top 10% among Comprehensive Cancer Centers NationallyConsumer Reports Surgical Ratings (Safety and Outcomes), 2013
  • Fox Chase Cancer CenterFox Chase Presidential Inspired Leadership AwardFox Chase Cancer Center, 2010
  • Fox Chase Cancer CenterCo-leader, Kidney Cancer Keystone ProgramFox Chase Cancer Center, 2008-present
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Dr. Uzzo's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Physicians: Risk ManagersUzzo RG, Renal and Urology News, 1/1/2013
  • Addressing the evidence gap—randomized controlled trials for the surgical management of localized genitourinary tract malignanciesSmaldone MC, Kutikov A, Uzzo RG, Corcoran AT, Urol Oncol, 1/1/2013
  • Renal Pelvic Anatomy Is Associated with Incidence, Grade, and Need for Intervention for Urine Leak Following Partial NephrectomyTomaszewski JJ, Cung B, Smaldone MC, Mehrazin R, Kutikov A, Viterbo R, Chen DY, Greenberg RE, Uzzo RG, Eur Urol, 1/1/2013
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Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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