The urologic oncology clinic at St. Luke's MSTI is the only one of its kind in Idaho, bringing you the most advanced expertise in the region. We’re dedicated to bringing you the highest level of care for urologic malignancies, including prostate, kidney, bladder, testis, and penile cancer. Our highly skilled, fellowship trained surgeon, Dr. Stephen Brassell, performs a wide range of robotic (da Vinci®) and open surgeries, including:
To reach the on-call urologist, please call (208) 489-6847. In case of emergency, call 911 immediately or go directly to the nearest emergency department.
Stephen A. Brassell, MD, FACS is a urologic oncologist with expertise in minimally invasive and robotic surgery and the management of complex urologic cancers. He currently serves as medical director for Urology at St. Luke's Boise and Meridian Medical Centers.
During his Army career, Dr. Brassell completed an internship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, followed by two years as battalion surgeon with the 10th Special Forces Group. While at Walter Reed he also served as a urologic oncologist, and was appointed the Associate Director of the Center for Prostate Disease Research, a multi-institutional national prostate cancer program, and Assistant Professor at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.
His military courses include airborne, flight surgery, dive medical, and cold weather/mountain warfare training. He has received a Meritorious Service Medal and Army Commendation Medal among other awards. Dr. Brassell chaired over 30 research studies and has published and presented over 70 articles in the urologic literature with a focus on urologic cancer.
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