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Moben Mirza, MD, FACS

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Associate Professor, Urologic Surgery

Program Director, Residency Program Director, SHP-Kansas City, Urologic Surgery

mmirza@kumc.edu

Professional Background

Moben Mirza, MD, FACS, is a urologic oncologist who grew up in California and New Mexico. He received his undergraduate degree at Northwestern University in environmental science and engineering. He then finished medical school and urology residency at the University of New Mexico. After finishing his fellowship in urologic oncology, he had the distinct privilege of joining his mentors on the faculty at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Dr. Mirza has had the benefit of excellent teachers and has developed a strong passion for educating medical students, residents and fellows. He is the residency program director and associate professor for the Department of Urology.

Dr. Mirza serves in many hospital leadership roles, including chair of the Minimally Invasive / Robotic Surgery committee. He is an active member of the American Urological Association (AUA) and a graduate of the AUA leadership course, which grooms and recognizes the future leadership of the organization. Dr. Mirza serves as Treasurer on the executive committee of the Society of Academic Urology. He is also an active member of the Society of Urologic Oncology and many other professional societies. In addition to having written several peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, abstracts and case reports, Dr. Mirza has given several presentations at regional, national and international meetings.

Dr. Mirza treats his patients like family and is a strong advocate of patient education and shared decision-making. He specializes in the treatment of prostate, bladder, kidney, testicular and penile cancers. He performs open, endoscopic, laparoscopic and robotic surgeries. Dr. Mirza has performed over a thousand robotic surgeries and considered an expert and leader in robotic surgery. His research interests are in prostate, bladder and kidney cancers, as well as resident and medical student education.

Dr. Mirza is very engaged in community service and leadership, interfaith initiatives and volunteer efforts. He resides in Overland Park, Kansas, with his wife and three sons.

Education and Training
  • BA, Environmental Science and Engineering, Northwestern University
  • MD, Medicine, University of New Mexico
  • Residency, Urology, Univeristy of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship, Urologic Oncology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
Licensure, Accreditations & Certifications
  • Board Certification, American Board of Urology
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons , American College of Surgeons