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The Department of Urology is proud to recognize that
Dr Richard Babayan, Professor and Chairman of Urology at Boston University School of Medicine and Chief of Urology at Boston Medical Center was featured in the November, 2007 issue of Boston Magazine’s Best Doctors . In addition, two other staff members, Dr Robert Oates, Professor of Urology at BUSM and Residency Program Director at BMC along with Dr Mike Siroky, Professor of Urology at BUSM and Chief of Urology at the Boston VA Healthcare System were also chosen among the Best Doctors in Boston. Nominations for this prestigious award came from only previously honored Best Doctors who recognize the expertise and outstanding contributions made by physicians to the medical community.

Congratulations to Drs. Babayan, Oates and Siroky on this special recognition. Thank you to all the staff members who support the Department of Urology in its goal to provide exceptional care without exception and educate residents, patients and members of the BUMC community.


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