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James R. Porter, MD

Accepting New Patients
Offers Video Visits
1101 Madison Street, Suite 1400
Seattle, WA 98104
2298.1 miles away
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish
Speaks: English
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Swedish Urology - First Hill

1101 Madison Street, Suite 1400, Seattle, WA 98104

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About James R. Porter

Dr. Porter provides state-of-the-art, minimally invasive treatment options to patients with urologic cancer and stone disease to reduce the pain and recovery from surgical treatment. He stays current on the latest available treatments by teaching at national and international urologic meetings as well as publishing his outcomes. Dr. Porter was the 2023 recipient of the Menon Award in Robotic Urologic Surgery.

Laparoscopic Fellowship in Urology

SLK Kliniken Heilbronn Urology
1997

Residency

University of Washington Medical Center
Urology
1996

Medical School

The University of Toledo College of Medicine
1990

Professional Associations
AUA, Endourology Society, European Robotics Society, Society of Urologic Robotic Surgeons, North American Robotic Urologic Society
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Urology, Urology
Swedish Urology - First Hill
1101 Madison Street, Suite 1400
Seattle, WA 98104

Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish

Affiliated Locations
Swedish Cherry Hill
Swedish First Hill

Dr. Porter enjoys traveling with his family, cooking and gardening.

Clinical Interests

  • Adrenal Mass Non Malignant
  • Adrenal Neoplasm
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Cystoscopy
  • Ectopic Kidney
  • Ectopic Ureter
  • Elevated Psa
  • Endourology
  • Enterovesical Fistula
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Injury
  • Kidney Malformation
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Urology
  • Laparoscopy
  • Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Nephrectomy
  • Nephrolithotomy
  • Nephropexy
  • Nephroptosis
  • Nephrostomy
  • Nephrotomy
  • Nephroureterectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy
  • Penile Cancer
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Examination
  • Prostate Imaging
  • Prostate Needle Biopsy
  • Prostate Specific Antigen Blood Test
  • Prostatectomy
  • Pyelolithotomy
  • Pyeloplasty
  • Pyeloscopy
  • Pyelostomy
  • Renal Capsulectomy
  • Renal Cysts
  • Renal Decapsulation
  • Renal Mass
  • Robotic Prostate Surgery
  • Robotic Pyeloplasty
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery For Kidney Cancer
  • Robotic Surgery For Prostate Cancer
  • Robotic Surgery For Upj Repair
  • Robotic Urological Surgery
  • Single Site Surgery
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Ureteral Obstruction
  • Ureteral Stent
  • Ureterectomy
  • Ureteric Fistula
  • Ureteroenterostomy
  • Ureterolithiasis
  • Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction
  • Ureteroplasty
  • Ureteroscopy
  • Ureterotomy
  • Urinary Catheter
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urologic Surgery
  • Virtual Care