Welcome to the LA General Medical Center Department of Urology. We look forward to participating in your care! We are a state-of-the-art treatment and research facility associated with the Keck School of Medicine/ USC Institute of Urology and are committed to achieving excellence in patient care, advancing medicine, and educating the physicians of tomorrow through resident and fellowship programs.
Our mission at LA General Medical Center is to provide world-class care and education for all in our community and our vision is to lead the nation in building healthy communities. Our urology department is ranked among the best in the nation by US News and World Report.
Conditions We Treat:
- Kidney Stones
- Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy (BPH)
- Prostate Cancer
- Kidney Cancer
- Bladder Cancer
- Testis Cancer
- Penile Cancer
- Erectile Dysfunction and Peyronies Disease
- Urinary Dysfunction
- Pelvic Organ Prolapse
- Urethral Stricture Disease
- Urologic Trauma
- Low Testosterone and Male Infertility
- Pediatric Urology
Surgeries We Specialize In:
- Advanced Robotic and Laparoscopic Surgery for Prostate, Kidney, and Bladder Cancer
- Orthotopic Bladder Reconstruction for Bladder Cancer (Neobladder)
- Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy and Ureteroscopy/Laser Lithotripsy
- Nerve-Sparing Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection
- Advanced Prostate Biopsy
- Urethroplasty for Urethral Stricture Disease
Meet Our Surgeons
Urologists at LA General are internationally recognized leaders in the treatment of urologic cancers, kidney stones, BPH, trauma and reconstruction, and female pelvic medicine and are faculty of the Keck School of Medicine
Our faculty are assisted by Residents and Fellows in the Department of Urology. The urology residency is a comprehensive 5-year program aimed at training the leaders and surgeons of tomorrow.
Please see our residency urology website for more details:
Our nurses and urology clinic staff are experts in caring for urologic conditions.
Our clinic is equipped with the latest technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of all urologic conditions.
Clinic Telephone Number: (323) 409-5787
Directions to Our Clinic
Both of our clinics are located in the new, state-of-the-art LA General Hospital.
2051 Marengo Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033
Our Procedure Clinic (B4J) is located in the Diagnostic and Treatment Building on the 4th floor. Look for the Green Signs!
Our Outpatient Clinic (A4A) is located in the Clinic Building on the 4th Floor
Please Park in the Visitor Parking Lot 5 Off of State Street or Lot 9-D Visitors Parking
Martha Romero, Lupe Gonzalez, Nikki Choa, Maria Lau
Our urology physician assistants and nurse practitioners provide comprehensive, coordinated, and individualized care to patients with all urologic conditions. They have over 20 years of combined experience in treating urologic conditions.
**Note: These link to docs stored in county file servers
HydroceleOrchiectomy Patient Info Sheet
Laparoscopic Nephrectomy Patient Info Sheet
Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy Patient Info Sheet | Spanish
Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy Patient Info Sheet | Spanish
TURBT Patient Info Sheet | Spanish
TURP Patient Info Sheet | Spanish
Ureteroscopy and Laser Lithotripsy Patient Info Sheet | Spanish