Urologist: Michael Woods, MD | Loyola Medicine

Michael Woods, MD

Michael Woods, MD



Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise

  • Robotic Prostatectomy
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Testicular Cancer

About Dr. Woods


Medical Education

Medical School
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Tulane University Medical Center Hospital - Urology
Loyola University Medical Center - Urology
  • Tulane University Medical Center Hospital - Laparoscopy/Robotic Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Urology


  • Effect of the phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor zaprinast on ischemia-reperfusion injury in rats Polcari, A. J.; Farooq, A. V.; Woods, M. E.; Ripsch, M. S.; Picken, M.; Turk, T. M.; White, F. A., Journal of endourology / Endourological Society
  • Multicenter experience with robot-assisted radical prostatectomy in renal transplant recipients Polcari, A. J.; Allen, J. C.; Nunez-Nateras, R.; Mmeje, C. O.; Andrews, P. E.; Milner, J. E.; Castle, E. P.; Woods, M. E., Urology
  • Right renal vein aneurysm discovered incidentally during laparoscopic nephrectomy. Rao, M. V.; Polcari, A. J.; Sundaram, V.; Foster, R. M.; Hershberger, R. C.; Woods, M., Urology
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  • Robot-assisted radical cystectomy: recent advances and review of the literature Woods, M. E.; Wiklund, P.; Castle, E. P., Current opinion in urology
  • Comparison of open and robot-assisted pelvic lymphadenectomy for prostate cancer. Polcari, A. J.; Hugen, C. M.; Sivarajan, G.; Woods, M. E.; Paner, G. P.; Flanigan, R. C.; Quek, M. L., Journal of Endourology
  • Impact of body mass index on outcomes after robot assisted radical prostatectomy. Castle, E. P.; Atug, F.; Woods, M.; Thomas, R.; Davis, R., World journal of urology
  • Robot-assisted extended pelvic lymphadenectomy. Woods, M.; Thomas, R.; Davis, R.; Andrews, P. E.; Ferrigni, R. G.; Cheng, J.; Castle, E. P., Journal of Endourology
  • Robot-assisted radical cystectomy in women: technique and initial experience. Lowentritt, B. H.; Castle, E. P.; Woods, M.; Davis, R.; Thomas, R., Journal of Endourology
  • The role of pelvic lymphadenectomy in the management of prostate and bladder cancer Woods, M. E.; Ouwenga, M.; Quek, M. L., Thescientificworldjournal
  • Robotics in urologic surgery: an evolving new technology Atug, F.; Castle, E. P.; Woods, M.; Davis, R.; Thomas, R., International Journal of Urology
  • Transperitoneal versus extraperitoneal robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy: is one better than the other?. Atug, F.; Castle, E. P.; Woods, M.; Srivastav, S. K.; Thomas, R.; Davis, R., Urology
  • Robotic assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty in children. Atug, F.; Woods, M.; Burgess, S. V.; Castle, E. P.; Thomas, R., Journal of Urology
  • Technical modifications for robot-assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty. Mendez-Torres, F.; Woods, M.; Thomas, R., Journal of Endourology
  • Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy of solid renal masses without hilar clamping using a monopolar radio frequency device. Urena, R.; Mendez, F.; Woods, M.; Thomas, R.; Davis, R., Journal of Urology
  • Uncomplicated erosion of polytetrafluoroethylene grafts into the rectum. Kenton, K. S.; Woods, M. P.; Brubaker, L., American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology