The 2019 U.S. urologist population consists of a total of 13,044 practicing urologists, an increase of 3.0 percent from 12,660 practicing urologists in 2018. A total of 5,463 respondents completed the 2019 AUA Annual Census—3,471 of whom were from the United States.
The Michigan Institute of Urology is proud to have Dr. Jason Hafron on staff. Dr. Hafron is the Chief Medical Officer and Director of Clinical Research at the Michigan Institute of Urology (MIU). Dr. Hafron is a Professor of Urology at the William Beaumont School of Medicine, Oakland University, Royal Oak, Michigan. He is experienced in all areas of adult urology, specializing in the minimally invasive treatment of cancers involving the prostate, kidney and bladder utilizing robotic surgery.
Dr. Hafron received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan and his Doctor of Medicine degree from Loyola University Chicago-Stritch School of Medicine. Dr. Hafron completed his General Surgery and Urology Residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center in New York City. He continued his training as a Fellow in Advanced Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland, Ohio.
Dr. Hafron has published numerous peer-reviewed journal articles on topics related to his expertise and presented his work at many national and international scientific meetings. He is the recipient of many clinical research awards. He is on the Editorial Board of the journal International Urology and Nephrology, Urologists in Cancer Care and Advances in Urology. He previously served on the Board of Directors of United Physicians Organization and currently serves on the Board of Directors for LUGPA. He has been named multiple times Top Doctor for Hour Detroit and recently Top Doctor by Castle and Connolly. Dr. Hafron is board certified in the specialty of Urology by the American Board of Urology. He currently resides in West Bloomfield with his wife and two daughters.
Dr. Hafron’s hospital affiliations include William Beaumont Hospitals, Royal Oak and Troy Campuses. Dr. Hafron currently sees patients at MIU’s Troy and West Bloomfield Offices (Orchard Lake Road). The Michigan Institute of Urology is one of the longest standing and largest sub-specialty Urology practices in the State of Michigan, we are dedicated to providing our patients the most up-to-date, state-of-the-art urologic care. Our specialists have been recruited from the most sophisticated university centers in the United States and are available at all of our 22 office locations. Our administrative staff follows strict guidelines to ensure the most cost-effective medical care is provided. Michigan Institute of Urology, P.C., is comprised of 46 General and Fellowship Trained Urologists with a complement of compassionate, caring Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Medical Assistants, and Ancillary Personnel.