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John Denstedt MD, FRCSC, FACS, FCAHS

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Richard Ivey Professor
Treasurer, Endourological Society
Managing Editor, Journal of Endourology
Member, Board of Directors, American Urological Association

St. Joseph's Health Care
Room B4-662
268 Grosvenor Street
London, Ontario, Canada  N6A 4V2
Phone:  519.646.6036
Fax:  519.646.6037


Dr. John Denstedt graduated from medical school in 1982 at The University of Western Ontario in London, Canada. He completed his residency in Urology at Western between 1983 and 1987 followed by a fellowship in Endourology at Washington University in St. Louis. He returned to London and joined the Division of Urology in the Department of Surgery at Western in 1990.
In July 2002 he assumed the role of City-Wide Chair and Chief of the Department of Surgery at Western University and served in this role for 14 years. Dr. Denstedt is a Past Chair of the Canadian Association of Surgical Chairs and a past member of the American Urological Association Board of Directors. He currently serves as the Treasurer of the Endourological Society and will conclude a 10 year term in this role in the fall of 2018.
While maintaining an active clinical practice, Dr. Denstedt is an internationally renowned scholar in urology with career accomplishments encompassing over 250 published papers and book chapters, more than 200 guest professorships in countries throughout the world and numerous honours and awards including being the first Canadian to have won the Gold Cystoscope Award from the American Urological Association in 1998. Dr. Denstedt’s research interests include urolithiasis, biomaterials and urinary tract infection. Dr. Denstedt serves on the Editorial Board of eight major journals in Urology and is currently Executive Editor of the Journal of Endourology. He is currently the Secretary Elect of the American Urological Association and will assume a 4 year term as Secretary of the AUA in 2019.

Contact Information: Phone: 519-646-6036
Fax: 519-646-6037