Steven J. Skoog, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.A.C.S.
- Surgery, Urology, Pediatrics
- Special Interests:
- Urology (Pediatric), Urology Surgery (Pediatric)
- Accepting Patients:
"I love what I do and have now done it for 28 years. Taking care of infants and children is a privilege that is second to none. I take great pride in providing the best care for all my patients and their families."
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
- Neurogenic bladder
- Renal anomalies
- Surgical urologic oncology
- Undescended testis
- Ureter anomalies
- Vesicoureteral reflux
M.D., University of Oregon Medical School, Portland, OR, 1976
Walter Reed Army Medical Center Children's Hospital, Washington, D.C., 1982
Pediatric Urology, Children’s Hospital National Medical Center, Washington, D.C., 1986
National Medical Board, 1977
American Board of Urology, 1984
Certificate of Lithotripsy Training (ESWL), Munich, Germany, 1988
American Board of Urology, Pediatric Urology Subspecialty, 2008