About Dr. Truesdale

Dr. Matthew Truesdale is a Board Certified Urologist with special interest in Robotic Surgery, Urologic Oncology and Urinary Stone Disease. Dr. Truesdale is originally from Ocala, FL. He then attended Dartmouth College where he earned his B.A. in Psychology with a concentration in Social Behavior and studied Spanish literature and art at the Universidad de Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain.

Dr. Truesdale completed his medical degree at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. During medical school, he completed the prestigious Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship in Urologic Oncology where he studied under his mentors in the Department of Urology at Columbia University completing research on robotic surgery for prostate and kidney cancer.

Dr. Truesdale then completed his 6-year urology residency training at The University of California in San Francisco, in the Department of Urology, which is consistently ranked in the top 5 Urology Departments in the United States by the US News and World Reports. During his residency training, he completed a 1-year surgical education research project and educational curriculum through the Department of Medical Education at The University of California in San Francisco.

In addition to general urology, Dr. Truesdale has a special interest in Urologic Oncology, Reconstruction and Urinary Stone Disease. He has received numerous research grants and published over 20 peer-reviewed manuscripts as well as multiple book chapters.

Dr. Truesdale joins the Advanced Urology Institute after working for two years in the Tampa Bay Area specializing in Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery for prostate and kidney cancer as well as the treatment and prevention of urinary stones.


  • University Of California In San Francisco, Department Of Urology
    Residency In Urology Completed June 2017
  • University Of California, San Francisco Department Of General Surgery
    Internship In General Surgery Completed June 2012
  • University Of California In San Francisco, Department Of Medical Education
    Health Professions Education Pathway Advanced Program 2015-2016


  • Columbia University, College Of Physicians And Surgeons – M.D.: May 2011
  • Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship In Urology, Columbia University Department Of Urology: 2009-2010


  • Dartmouth College – B.A. In Psychology: June 2001
  • Universidad De Barcelona – Language Study Program: Spring 1999
  • Columbia University, School Of General Studies – Post Baccalaureate Pre-Medical Program: January 2003-May 2006

Dr. Truesdale is an excellent doctor, based on knowledge in his field, his honesty and integrity to his patients. He always takes time to listen and answer your questions as best he can. His personality is that of a warm, caring, humane individual with a great “bedside” manner. I would trust this man with my life… and I do!!! I would follow him wherever he was working.

Matthew Truesdale, MD
AUI Patient
May 17, 2019

Dr. Truesdale was so comforting with my husband’s prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment. He answered all of our questions and was so knowledgeable about all our options. He took the time to put is a ease. Excellent surgeon.

Matthew Truesdale, MD
AUI Patient
Aug 21, 2019

I highly recommend him. I have chronic kidney disease stage 3 brought on by cancer. He is thorough at diagnosising and attending to my needs, including surgery and aren’t replacement. He is definitely well educated and capable of explaining to the layperson all aspects of my treatment.

Matthew Truesdale, MD
AUI Patient
July 30, 2018
Kidney Stones: Risk Factors and Prevention (Click here to listen to the podcast)

Dr. Truesdale discusses the risk factors of kidney stones and how to prevent them.