Duke Urology Residency Locations

With five world-class facilities, urology residents can take advantage of valuable training opportunities, from pediatric through geriatric procedures, including comprehensive experiences in endoscopic procedures, oncology, female urology, pediatrics and reconstruction as well as sexual health and infertility.  The program includes experience in community and VA-based care, which is crucial for surgeons interested in academic or community careers. Residents become equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to be competitive in the workforce. 

Duke Hospital campus

Duke University Hospital (DUH)

Consistently ranked as one of the top hospitals by U.S.News & World Report, the 1,000-bed Duke University Hospital is a tertiary and quaternary care hospital and Level I trauma center. On its 210 acres, it houses comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities that serve a multistate region, drawing patients routinely from the Carolinas, eastern Tennessee, southern Virginia, Georgia, and Florida. Many of its programs also attract patients from other national and international sites. The main hospital is complemented by a state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center situated two blocks away. Recent additions to Duke Hospital continue to add operative capacity and the patient volume continues to grow, consistent with the booming population moving to the triangle area.

Duke Cancer Center

Duke Cancer Center

The Duke Cancer Center is a state-of-the-art facility that provides patients access to a streamlined approach to cancer care. The 267,000-square-foot building epitomizes the Duke Cancer Institute model, fully integrating care and research. The synergy fostered by the cancer facility and DCI accelerates the translation of research discoveries into the most advanced clinical care for patients. 

Duke VA Hospital

Durham Veterans Administration Hospital (DVAMC)

This 274-bed general medical and surgical facility is located just across the street from Duke Hospital. The DVAMC provides general and specialty medical, surgical, psychiatric inpatient, and ambulatory services and is a major referral center for veterans in North Carolina, southern Virginia, northern South Carolina, and eastern Tennessee. In this capacity, the DVAMC accommodates veterans from these regions with complex urology needs.

Asheville VA hospital

Asheville Veterans Administration Hospital (AVAH)

The Asheville VA Medical Center is a tertiary care, 112-bed acute care facility located in western North Carolina. Asheville VA operates a separate 120-bed Extended Care and Rehabilitation Center, serving the western North Carolina area and portions of South Carolina, Tennessee, and Georgia. This five-star facility has been ranked number one in the nation for quality and patient satisfaction and provides high-quality for urology residents

Duke Raleigh Hospital

Duke Raleigh Hospital (DRaH)

This is a 148-bed general medical and surgical hospital in Raleigh. The Duke Raleigh rotation provides residents with a community-based urological surgery experience. This hospital has five full-time urology faculty providing general community care, reconstructive urology, robotics, oncology, and BPH specialty care.

Duke Children's hospital lobby

Duke Children’s Hospital

Duke Children’s Hospital is one of the top children’s hospitals “within a hospital” in the nation and ranked in the top 20 consistently by U.S. News and World Report in all 10 specialties (including pediatric urology). The children’s intermediate care wards and ICUs (pediatric, bone marrow transplant and cardiac) are located on the first four floors of the Duke Central Tower.  The pediatric emergency department and level 3 intensive care nursery are adjacent in Duke University Hospital. The Duke Children’s Health Center, located adjacent to Duke University Hospital, houses the pediatric radiology services, specialty clinics (including urology) and peri-operative services