Dr Erik Castle urologist at Tulane Doctors in New Orleans

ERIK P. CASTLE, MD, FACS

Professor of Urology

Areas of Specialty

  • Minimally invasive urologic oncology including robot-assisted radical cystectomy
  • Radical nephrectomy and IVC tumor thrombectomy
  • Prostatectomy
  • Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection
  • Partial nephrectomy

Medical Degree

University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School, 2007

Residency Training

  • Surgery Internship – Truman Medical Center/St. Luke’s Hospital Kansas City, Missouri, 2000
  • Urology Residency – University of Kansas Medical Center, 2003

Fellowship Training

Mayo Clinic in Arizona – Fellow, Laparoscopic and Reconstructive, Urologic Surgery, 2004

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Urology Certified, 2006
  • Mayo Clinic Quality Fellow: Bronze Level Certification, 2017

Research Focus

Prostate cancer, bladder cancer, testicular cancer, and kidney cancer