Steven J. SkoogM.D., F.A.A.P., F.A.C.S.

  • Professor of Urology, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Pediatrics
  • Surgery
  • Urology

Special focus on

  • Urology (Pediatric)
  • Urology Surgery (Pediatric)

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Biography

Dr. Skoog serves as professor and chief of pediatric urologic surgery at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. He completed pediatric fellowship training at Children’s Hospital in Washington, D.C. Additionally, he received endourology training in London, extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy training in Germany, and laparoscopic surgery training at George Washington University. He has also been an instructor in microvascular surgery for the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Dr. Skoog is a graduate of West Point Military Academy and was stationed in Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm.

His primary interests involve open, endoscopic and laparoscopic surgical correction of pediatric urologic disease in children. He is well respected throughout the pediatric urologic community and has authored numerous articles on urologic diseases of childhood. He currently functions as co-director of the STEP Clinic specifically designated for children with voiding and elimination problems.

Dr. Skoog specializes in comprehensive care of all pediatric urologic issues including:

Bladder exstrophy Hernia/hydrocele Hydronephrosis Hypospadias/epispadias Neurogenic bladder Renal anomalies Surgical urologic oncology Undescended testis Ureter anomalies Vesicoureteral reflux

Education

  • M.D., 1976, University of Oregon Medical School
  • Residency:

    • Walter Reed Army Medical Center Children's Hospital, Washington, D.C., 1982
  • Fellowship:

    • Pediatric urology, Children’s Hospital National Medical Center, Washington, D.C., 1986
  • Certifications:

    • National Medical Board, 1977
    • American Board of Urology 1984
    • American Board of Urology, Pediatric Urology 2008

Languages

  • English

Memberships and associations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Urological Association

Patient ratings

4.8 out of 5 (52 Ratings, 13 Comments)

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