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At Arizona Institute of Urology, we continuously strive to improve our level of care so that our patients always walk away with the best experience from our team of physicians and healthcare providers. Please check out the latest news happening with our Tucson-based urology practice.

Did you know? Arizona Institute of Urology hosts a monthly Prostate Cancer Support Group for survivors and their partners. Click here for more information.

(August 15, 2017) AIU Welcomes... We are excited to announce the addition of doctor Dr Lauren Rittenberg. She shares in our commitment of compassionate and comprehensive care focused on you. With her clinical interests and treatment of general urology she is a robust addition to AIU in our ability to treat all urological concerns. She will be seeing patients at multiple locations.

(March 2, 2015) NOW OPEN! Our Green Valley location has moved to
516 E. Whitehouse Canyon Rd #160. Our new and improved location will be across from La Posada on the corner of Continental and Whitehouse Canyon Rd.

(January 15, 2015) - NOW AVAILABLE! In our commitment to streamlining patient care we will soon be implementing our secure and easy-to-use Patient Portal. Your time is important to us and using this electronic record system will allow you to more effectively manage your health care. It will save you time completing paperwork, increase accuracy, reduce wait times, and expedite communication with your doctor and our staff. More information to come...

(October 12, 2014) THANK YOU! To everyone that came out to join us for the Fourth Annual ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk! It was an awesome day to make a difference! It was so great to see so many come to support this meaningful cause. Click here for race results. Click here for race photos.

(July 14, 2014) - Arizona Institute of Urology is proud to announce the addition of Dr. Sanjay Ramakumar to their staff. Dr. Ramakumar has been practicing in Tucson since 2001. He is an expert at minimally invasive surgery. His clinical interests include adult Urology, daVinci Robotic Surgery, minimally invasive surgery, prostate and kidney cancer, advanced kidney stone surgery, and he has a growing interest in men's health and wellness. Dr. Ramakumar will be seeing patients at our locations at: 5670 N Professional Park Dr Ste 100 and 395 N Silverbell Rd Ste 315. He holds privileges at Northwest Medical Center and St. Mary’s Hospital.

Please call 618-1010 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Ramakumar

(January 2014) Arizona Institute of Urology has a commitment to provide the most up to date and effective care for our patients. Part of this commitment can be fulfilled by a new addition to our patient centered services - the addition of clinical research. Through clinical research we offer our patients the ability to take part in the continued progress of medicine and science.  New treatments, both surgical and medical will be made available to our patients by our research team. Learn More

(December 17, 2013) - ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk 2013 Race times are in! Congrats and thank you to ALL that joined us for a great day! Also, check out our Facebook page for lots of great race day pictures!

(November 25, 2013) - Dr Kalpesh Patel was interviewed by Greg Gurule from KGUN 9 regarding DNA sampling technology to assure prostate biopsy samples are accurate. See Video

(October 2013) - With the proceeds of the 2012 Great Prostate Cancer Challenge and the 2013 ZERO Prostate Cancer Golf Tournament, AIU is pleased to host FREE Prostate Cancer Screenings On Saturday, October 5th from 8am-4pm at Tucson Spectrum. 1 in 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year, please get tested! Read More

(July 15, 2013) - The PSA Controversy Continues Read More

(April 2013) - Grab your clubs and join us for our Inaugural ZERO Prostate Cancer Golf Tournament at Omni Tucson National. Proceeds will go to fund research, advocacy, and free local programs including prostate cancer screenings.

(February 26, 2013) - We are consolidating our two Northwest clinics to one location Read more 

(December 3, 2012) - A huge THANK YOU to everyone who joined us at Reid Park Zoo for our Second Annual Great Prostate Cancer Challenge! It was an awesome day for everyone to come together to make a difference for prostate cancer!

(September 2012) - The Drive Against Prostate Cancer will be coming to Tucson for FREE prostate cancer screenings on September 25th and 26th. We are proud to host these free screenings from the proceeds of the 2011 Great Prostate Cancer Challenge. Read More

(December 2011) - Our First Annual Great Prostate Cancer Challenge was a huge success! A HUGE thank you to the sponsors, volunteers, the survivors, and the participants for an amazing event! Let's do it again next year!

(July 15, 2010) —The Arizona Institute of Urology has combined its services with three Tucson-area urology practices and the Cancer Therapy Center to offer men and women the most innovative, efficient and comprehensive urology care in Arizona. Read more

Did you know? Arizona Institute of Urology hosts a monthly Prostate Cancer Support Group for survivors and their partners. Click here for more information.