San Francisco General Hospital/University of California San Francisco Assistant Professor, Department of Urology/Fellowship Director, Genitourinary Trauma and Reconstruction Interim Chief of Urology
Dr. Benjamin N. Breyer is currently an Associate Professor of Urology and Epidemiology & Biostatistics at the University of California San Francisco. He serves as the UCSF Male Genitourinary Trauma and Reconstruction Fellowship Director and is Chief of Urology at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.
At graduation from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Breyer was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society, achieved campus wide honors and was given the John Van Prohaska Award for outstanding potential in teaching, research, and clinical medicine. After residency at UCSF, Breyer completed a fellowship in complex male genitourinary reconstruction and trauma surgery under the direction, of Jack W. McAninch, MD. He also earned a Masters in Advanced Clinical Research during this time from UCSF.
Breyer’s clinical interests include complex urethral and penile reconstruction, male incontinence, male fistula, men’s sexual health, lower urinary tract symptoms and benign prostate, and general urology. He is expert in both minimally invasive and complex open reconstructive surgery.
Breyer’s primary research interests involve studying and the epidemiology of sexual dysfunction and lower urinary tract symptoms, as well as, research in trauma and reconstruction. He is NIH supported and has authored or coauthored over 170 articles and book chapters.