Dr. Christopher Filson
Christopher Filson, MD, MS, specializes in urologic oncology, including management of complex urological malignancies using such methods as robotic prostatectomy for prostate cancer, robotic partial nephrectomy for kidney cancer, and advanced focal therapy techniques.
Dr. Filson's research focus is optimizing the use of active surveillance for men with prostate cancer. His funding sources have included the National Institutes of Health, Urology Care Foundation, and the American Cancer Society.
Top Urology News
Five Emory Urology Faculty Named to Atlanta Magazine's 2019 Top Doctors
Fifty-five percent of the physicians recognized in Atlanta magazine's July 2019 "Top Doctors" issue are physicians within Emory Healthcare, Emory Healthcare Network, Emory medical staff, or faculty of Emory University School of Medicine. Of these, five are faculty surgeons of Emory Urology.
Welcome from the Chair
Dr. Martin Sanda
The Emory Department of Urology is among the foremost programs for delivering sophisticated, patient-centered care across the spectrum of adult and adolescent urological conditions.
Our faculty physicians treat more than 15,000 patients per year, and are consistently recognized with national and regional awards and commendations. Our specialties span routine urological procedures up to extremely complex cases, and receive referrals from throughout the country.