Scott Eggener, MD

Urology, Urologic Oncology (Urologic Cancer), Surgery | More

Bruce and Beth White Family Professor of Surgery and Radiology Vice Chair, Section of Urology
Director, High Risk and Advanced Prostate Cancer Clinic

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.


Scott Eggener, MD, is a urologic oncologist experienced in robotic and open surgeon who specializes in the care of patients with prostate, kidney and testicular cancers.

Dr. Eggener is co-director of the UChicago Medicine High-Risk and Advanced Prostate Cancer Clinic (UCHAP), a program that provides focused care for men at high risk for prostate cancer and those with advanced disease.

His research — which has resulted in over 250 publications — exclusively focuses on urologic cancers and primarily focuses on improving the screening, imaging and treatment of men with prostate cancer. Dr. Eggener's research has been presented at national and international meetings. He is a senior faculty scholar at the Bucksbaum Institute for Clinical Excellence, an associate editor at four medical journals, on the executive board of International Volunteers in Urology and has chaired or participated in multiple ASCO/AUA cancer guideline panels. 

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Stanford University School of Medicine


  • Northwestern Medicine


  • Northwestern Medicine


  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Chicago Urological Society
  • International Volunteers in Urology
  • American Urological Association
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2008

Board Certifications

  • Urology

Languages Spoken

  • English
Prostate Cancer Q & A

UChicago Medicine prostate cancer experts answer questions about the latest prostate cancer treatments, hereditary factors that increase the risk for prostate cancer and advanced research under way to improve the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. 

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Testicular and Prostate Health with Dr. Scott Eggener: Things You're Too Embarrassed to Ask a Doctor Podcast

Things You’re Too Embarrassed To Ask A Doctor is UChicago Medicine’s podcast dedicated to answering some of the most searched medical questions on the Internet. This episode features urologist Scott Eggener, MD. Listen as Dr. Eggener answers questions related to testicular and prostate health. Today’s questions include things like, “What do testicular lumps feel like?” and more. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts.