About Dr. Ayyathurai

Dr. Raj Ayyathurai is board certified in Urology and specializes in all aspects of genitourinary surgery with specific focuses on kidney, bladder and prostate cancers.

He is a robotics trained surgeon, and he is joining us after relocating his practice from Atlanta. Dr.Raj’s other interests include prevention and management of kidney stones, minimally invasive treatments for BPH, and female urinary incontinence.

Dr. Raj received a prestigious Gold Medal for his academic excellence in surgical training. He completed medical school in southern India followed by surgical training at Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK. He completed urology residency from University of Miami, FL.

He has dedicated two years of his prime time for clinical research in Urology at the University of Miami. He has published numerous journal articles on topics related to the treatment of prostate cancer, renal cell carcinoma and bladder cancer as well as kidney stones. His work has been presented at several national and international conferences.

Dr. Raj is known for his humility and patient-friendly approach. He believes and practices that excellent outcomes are achieved through effective communication and patient understanding of their condition and treatment options. He is a strong believer of the saying “I dressed your wounds, God healed them”.

RESIDENCY TRAINING

  • University of Miami, FL

SURGICAL TRAINING

  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK

Interests

  • Robotic Surgery
  • Prevention and management of kidney stones
  • Minimally invasive treatments for BPH
  • Female urinary incontinence

From the moment we met him, we trusted him. He is patient and very knowledgeable. We would highly recommend him.

Raj Ayyathurai, MD, Advanced Urology Institute
AUI Patient
Aug 30, 2019

Dr. Raj took his time to explain every one of my questions, and even some I hadn’t thought of asking. He is very friendly and quite engaging with his conversation.
He did my prostate biopsy and was explaining everything before, during and after the visit.

Raj Ayyathurai, MD, Advanced Urology Institute
Monte
Mar 30, 2016

Dr. Raj is one of the best doctors I had ever had. He makes you feel really safe. He’s great. Thank you Dr. Raj!

Raj Ayyathurai, MD, Advanced Urology Institute
Dianne P.
July 18, 2015