Joel Lilly, M.D.

Joel Lilly, M.D.

Swedish Medical Center/First Hill Campus


Joel Lilly, M.D., is a urologist who has practiced at Swedish Medical Center/First Hill Campus since 1990. He is a partner in Seattle Urological Associates, a division of Minor & James Medical. Dr. Lilly specializes in urologic oncology and prostatic ultrasonography.
Dr. Lilly is a clinical assistant professor for the University of Washington Medical School and a former urological consultant for the Veterans Administration Hospital in Seattle. Among his other research activities, Dr. Lilly has been an investigator in national prostate-cancer projects, as well as in numerous protocols as part of the Southwest Oncology Group.

After earning his bachelor's degree from Rice University in Houston, Texas, he received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill while also completing a clerkship at the Royal Liverpool Hospital. He later completed his internship and surgery and urology residencies at the University of California at San Diego, during which time he also studied at the Institute of Urology in London.

Among his other affiliations, Dr. Lilly is a member of the American Urological Society, the American Board of Urology, the Puget Sound Oncology Consortium, the Seattle Surgical Society and the King County Medical Society. He is the current president of the Washington State Urology Society.

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