Faculty Profile

C. Adam Lorentz, MD

C. Adam Lorentz, MD

– Assistant Professor of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine

– Medical Director, The Emory Clinic Urology, Emory University Hospital Midtown

Email: clorent@emory.edu


Dr. Lorentz graduated from the Honors Program at the University of Georgia with Bachelor of Science degrees in Genetics and Psychology. He then attended medical school at the Emory University School of Medicine, where he participated in local and international volunteer service, including work with the Emory Haiti Alliance. He went on to complete his internship and residency training at Emory and joined Emory Urology as a faculty member in 2018. His clinical interests include urologic cancers, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), kidney stone disease, and minimally invasive surgery.

Dr. Lorentz has been recognized for excellence in both academics and patient care. During his training he was awarded the William Hollis Cooner Award for exemplary compassion and patient care as well as the Montague Boyd research award from the Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association.

Dr. Lorentz is involved in mentoring medical students and residents. His research has earned numerous awards, and he has authored multiple peer-reviewed scientific journal articles and abstracts both nationally and internationally. As Director of Emory Clinic Urology at Emory University Hospital Midtown, Dr. Lorentz is working to expand patient access to urologic care in Atlanta and surrounding communities.


View Dr. Lorentz's publications in My NCBI.


  • Emory University Hospital Midtown

  • Emory University Hospital

  • The Emory Clinic


  • MD, Emory University School of Medicine, Class of 2013

  • General Surgery Internship, Emory University School of Medicine, 2013-2014

  • Urology Residency, Emory University School of Medicine, 2014-2018

Current Organizational Memberships

  • American Urological Association

Honors and Awards

  • William Hollis Cooner Resident Award, Emory Urology, 2018

  • Best Abstract, Plenary: Next Frontier, American Urological Association Annual Meeting, 2017. "Liquid Biopsy for Renal Cell Carcinoma." Usama Alqassab, C. Adam Lorentz, Dean Laganosky, Christopher Keith, Fei Lian, Kenneth Ogan, Viraj Master, John Pattaras, David Roberts, Sharon Bergquist, Michael Rossi, Rebecca Arnold PhD, Jeremy Goecks, John Petros.

  • Montague-Boyd Essay Contest First Prize, Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association Annual Meeting, 2017

  • Best Research Project, 2017 Annual Emory Department of Urology Research Retreat

  • Shock Society Annual Meeting Travel Award, 2013

Special Interests

  • Benign prostatic hypertrophy

  • Bladder cancer/tumors

  • Circumcision

  • Cryosurgery

  • Kidney cancer

  • Laparoscopic surgery

  • Lithotripsy

  • Prostate cancer – robotics

  • Varicocele

  • Vasectomy

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