University of Chicago
Gary D. Steinberg, MD, FACS
The Bruce and Beth White Family Professor
And Director of Urologic Oncology
Vice Chairman of the Section of Urology
Professor of Surgery/Urology and
The University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Chicago Medicine
Dr. Steinberg earned his medical degree from the University of Chicago Medical School. He completed his internship, residency, and fellowship at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. While at Johns Hopkins, he was an American Cancer Society Clinical Fellow in urologic oncology.
He is actively involved in developing and performing innovative surgical procedures for patients with bladder cancer. In addition to his surgical expertise, Dr. Steinberg coordinates all of the clinical trials for the Section of Urology at the University of Chicago Medicine and currently is enrolling patients in several innovative National Cancer Institute- and industry-funded studies for patients with bladder cancer. He has authored over 200 peer reviewed articles, book chapters and reviews. He is also the Chairman of the Department of Surgery clinical trials scientific advisory panel.
Dr. Steinberg is the chairperson of the scientific advisory board of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, as well as executive member of the Bladder Cancer research Network and planning committee of the annual Bladder Cancer Think Tank meetings. He has been recognized by the Journal of Urology as the "Best Reviewer" for his peer review of bladder cancer articles submitted to the Journal of Urology for publication. He is a member of multiple editorial boards including the editorial board of Urologic Oncology. Furthermore, the Society of Urologic Oncology has awarded Dr. Steinberg and the University of Chicago an accreditation for Urologic Oncology Fellowship training.