Welcome to Academic Urology & Urogynecology of Arizona

Academic Urology & Urogynecology of Arizona is a premier urology practice offering compassionate patient care to individuals throughout Arizona. Dr. Jeffrey A. Stern, Dr. Aaron LaTowsky, Dr. David Kaplan, Dr. Jennifer Klauschie, Dr. Chandan Kundavaram, Dr. John Mai, Dr. Amy Schlaifer, Dr. Joshua Jones, Dr. Keri Wong, Dr. Hemikaa Devakumar, Dr. Christina Rogers, and Dr. Oliver Ko offer state-of-the art treatment for urologic conditions, including prostate cancer, enlarged prostate, urinary incontinence, and vaginal prolapse.

Academic Urology & Urogynecology of Arizona has merged with Palo Verde Cancer Specialists.

Areas of Expertise

da Vinci Robotic Surgery

The next revolution in prostate cancer surgery.

Overactive Bladder

OAB is a normal part of aging, and is a treatable condition.


AUUA diagnoses a wide array of bladder conditions including overactive bladder and urinary retention.

Green Light Laser

A minimally invasive surgical technique for BPH.


Low risk solution for female incontinence and leakage, vaginal dryness, and/or vaginal laxity.


Minimally invasive alternative to BPH medications, with minimal side effects.

Erectile Dysfunction

Testing can help zero in on a fertility issue among a couple.

Prostate Cancer

When detected early, it is one of the most treatable.

Vaginal Prolapse

Prolapse can typically occur after child birth, menopause, or a hysterectomy.


Technological advances have made surgical vasectomy a low-risk and effective procedure.

Laparoscopic Nephrectomy

Less invasive than traditional open kidney surgery.


This treatment is a minimally invasive, revolutionary approach to treating an enlarged prostate.

da Vinci Robotic Prostatectomy

High-tech and minimally invasive, the da Vinci® Robotic Prostatectomy represents the next era of prostate cancer surgery. With the aid of physician-controlled robotic instrumentation and three-dimensional imagery imagery of the operating site...

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Clinical Research

Academic Urology & Urogynecology of Arizona is a leader in clinical research. Patients benefit by having access to the most cutting-edge trials in prostate cancer, bladder cancer, enlarged prostate, erectile dysfunction, and urinary incontinence.

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