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Richard P. Dorr, M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor of Urology

Dr. Richard Dorr joined the staff at the University of Michigan Medical Center on January 1, 2001 to practice general urology.

Dr. Dorr received his M.D. degree from the University of Michigan Medical School in 1961.  He received his general surgical training at Wayne County General Hospital and completed the urology residency program at the University of Michigan Medical Center in 1968.  Upon the completion of his residency, Dr. Dorr joined the staff at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital.  Over time, Dr. Dorr developed expertise in the treatment of both benign and malignant diseases of the prostate, as well as other genitourinary malignancies.  In 1985, he received post specialty training in Pediatric and Reconstructive Urology at Eastern Virginia Medical College in North Folk, Virginia.

Throughout his career, Dr. Dorr has maintained an active interest in teaching.  He was first appointed to the clinical faculty at the University of Michigan Medical Center in 1968 as a clinical instructor.  He taught many medical students, general surgery residents, and urology residents as they rotated through St. Joseph Mercy Hospital.  Dr. Dorr subsequently attained the academic rank of Clinical Associate Professor.

In addition to his long-standing associations with St. Joseph Mercy Hospital and the University of Michigan, Dr. Dorr also served as an interim head of the urology service at the Ann Arbor Veterans Administration Hospital for a period of two years and remained there as a consultant for a number of years afterwards.

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For more information, Dr. Dorr can be contacted at:

Section of Urology
University of Michigan Medical Center
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0330

Office Number: (734) 615-3209
Fax Number: (734) 936-9127
Appointments: (734) 936-7030