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Dr. Paul Merguerian is the Division Chief of Urology at Seattle Children’s and Professor of Urology at the University of Washington.

Specialty – Dr. Merguerian is an accomplished scholar, a committed teacher and mentor, and surgeon. His area of academic focus has been on complex reconstruction, transplantation, and more recently safety, efficiency, and cost within the field of pediatric urology.

Education – Dr. Merguerian received his medical degree from Hadassah Medical School in Jerusalem and completed his Residency in Urology at the University of Rochester. He then went on to complete a Fellowship in Pediatric Urology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. He received his Masters in Science from the Dartmouth Institute of Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and has received Lean Six Sigma training at the Dartmouth School of Engineering.

Other – Dr. Merguerian has held appointments at Stanford, the University of Toronto, and most recently at Dartmouth where he was the director of the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth. In addition to his extensive work in process improvement and quality assurance, Dr. Merguerian has served as a key faculty mentor for Pediatric Urology Fellows at the University of Washington; as a clinic teacher and preceptor for Urology residents; and as a supervisor/teacher for residents during their research year. Urology, disorders of sex development, developmental pediatrics, reconstructive pelvic medicine.