Stuart Flechner, MD, Urology, Cleveland, OH, Cleveland Clinic


Urology Cleveland, OH

Kidney Transplantation, Surgical Oncology

Professor of Surgery Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

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  • Dr. Stuart Flechner is an urologist in Cleveland, OH and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cleveland Clinic and Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice 42 years. He specializes in kidney transplantation and surgical oncology and is experienced in prostate cancer, urologic oncology, urologic trauma and reconstructive surgery, and bladder cancer.

Education & Training

  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Cleveland Clinic FoundationResidency, Urology, 1980 - 1981
  • UCSF
    UCSFResidency, Urology, 1977 - 1980
  • UCSF
    UCSFResidency, General Surgery, 1975 - 1977
  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLAClass of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 1993 - 2023
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1981 - 2002
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1976 - 2022
  • American Board of Urology Urology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011, 2013
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Dramatic Secular Changes in Prognosis for Kidney Transplant Candidates in the United States  
    Stuart M Flechner, John R Sedor, David A Goldfarb, Emilio D Poggio, American journal of transplantation

Press Mentions

  • Paired Kidney Exchange: Driving Hundreds of More Transplants Each Year (Video)
    Paired Kidney Exchange: Driving Hundreds of More Transplants Each Year (Video)December 22nd, 2016

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations