Dr. Ali Afshar became interested in urology while doing oncology research at Vanderbilt University Department of Urologic Surgery. He finished urology residency at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in 2016 and a fellowship in advanced endourology and robotic surgery at USC in 2017. He has trained under internationally well renowned surgeons.
His training provides expertise in laparoscopic and robotic assisted radical prostatectomy, radical nephrectomy, partial nephrectomy, nephroureterctomy, cystectomy, pyeloplasty and many more. He also has expertise in addressing complex renal stones both in retrograde fashion and percutaneous nephrolithotomy.
Dr. Afshar has been practicing in San Fernando Valley since 2017 while also maintaining clinical privileges at Cedars Sinai Hospital. He is an attending urologist at Cedars Sinai Hospital and is actively involved with the current urology residency teaching program.