• Specialties

    Male reproductive medicine and surgery, Klinefelter syndrome, transgender surgery

  • Departments

Boston Top Docs 2023

More About Me

Robert D Oates, MD, FACS, is a urologist at Boston Medical Center (BMC). Dr Oates is also a professor of Urology and the Vice-Chairman of the Department of Urology at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine. He is an expert in male reproductive medicine and surgery, and has shared his expertise at many local, national and international meetings. He has been instrumental in male reproductive surgical research, and currently collaborates with colleagues across the globe on numerous research projects involving male reproductive failure, Klinefelter syndrome, and transgender surgery. Dr. Oates completed his fellowship in Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, and has been in practice for more than 30 years. He has been named numerous times as one of Castle and Connolly’s Best Doctors in America.
  • Administrative Title

    Professor and Vice-Chairman, Department of Urology, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Residency

    Surgery (1983-1984) and Urology (1984-1987), Boston University Medical Center
  • Fellowship

    Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Board Certifications

    Urology, American Board of Urology
  • Special Interests

    Male reproductive medicine and surgery, Klinefelter syndrome, transgender surgery


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