Atreya Dash, MD, recevied his urology training at the University of Michigan and completed a three-year fellowship in urologic oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. He served as Assistant Professor Chief of Urology Service at the VA Long Beach Healthcare System, where his clinical research focused on prostate, bladder, kidney and testis cancers. His laboratory research has focused on molecular aspects of prostate and bladder cancer including application of microarray technology. His clinical and laboratory research have been published in peer reviewed publications.
Dr. Dash has experience in all areas of urologic oncology such as the surgical treatment of prostate, renal, testis and bladder cancers with the use of continent urinary diversion for reconstruction after cystectomy. He uses the da Vinci® robotic system to perform laparoscopic operations including, radical prostatectomy, radical cystecomy, and partial nephrectomy.
In 2002 Dr. Dash was awarded 2nd prize for best article by a trainee by the journal Urology. More recently, he received a 2007 ASCO Foundation Merit Award for his submission as a fellow to the American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting.
Dr Dash is an active member of the American Urological Association, The Society of Urologic Oncology, and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.