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  • Urology

Board Certifications:

  • Urology


  • English

Areas of Interest:

  • Prostate Disease, Bladder Cancer, Stones, Erectile Dysfunction, Incontinence, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Robotic Surgery for Urologic Diseases


  • McAuley Plaza at Mercy
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Overlea
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Lutherville

Robert Thompson, M.D.

Robert A. Thompson, Jr., M.D., FACS, is a skilled urologist with The Urology Specialists of Maryland at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore. He specializes in patients with prostate disease that require surgery. Using minimally invasive techniques like robotic surgery, Dr. Thompson typically provides results with less pain and recovery time than traditional procedures. Dr. Thompson has been recognized as a "Top Doctor" in Urology by Baltimore magazine.

Experienced in Robotic Surgery

As a skilled expert in precision robotic surgery for urological disease, Dr. Robert Thompson provides an alternative to traditional invasive surgery. Dr. Thompson shares his knowledge of the minimally invasive procedure with fellow physicians as an instructor of surgery at the University of Maryland and he regularly contributes to related publications.

Committed to Advancing the Field of Urology

Dr. Robert Thompson is an active participant in urology-related research, associations and activities. His research was cited by the American Urological Association in a report establishing worldwide guidelines for the surveillance and treatment of noninvasive bladder cancer. 

Dr. Thompson is a member of the American Urological Association and Associate Fellow in the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of The American Medical Association, Maryland Urological Association, and the Baltimore City Medical Society.

Dr. Thompson has been presented with an Award of Merit by Health Care for the Homeless as well as a Certificate of Merit by the Society of University Urologists. 

Loyal to the Local Region and Community

Dr. Robert Thompson has proven his commitment to the Baltimore region and community through his education and continued practice. He received his medical degree at the University of Maryland at Baltimore School of Medicine in 1988. He completed his surgical training at nearby St. Agnes Hospital and his urological training at the University of Maryland. Dr. Thompson completed a Fellowship in Urology at Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1992. He continues his mission to serve those of Baltimore as a critical member of the Mercy Medical team.

Education & Fellowships
  • Fellowship – Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Residency – University of Maryland Hospital
  • Internship – Saint Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • Medical Degree – University of Maryland School of Medicine
Associations & Memberships
  • American College of Surgeons, Associate Fellow
  • American Board of Urology, Diplomat
  • American Medical Association
  • American Urological Association
  • Baltimore City Medical Society
  • Maryland Urologic Association
  • University of Maryland Surgical Society


Insurances Accepted

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