Erik Castle, MD, FACS

Clinic Appointments: (504) 988-5271
Academic Office: (504) 988-2750
Fax: (504) 988-5059


Dr. Castle’s surgical expertise includes minimally invasive urologic oncology including robot-assisted radical cystectomy, prostatectomy, retroperitoneal lymph node dissection, and partial nephrectomy. He has performed many of these procedures as demonstrations internationally.  He pioneered robot-assisted radical cystectomy in 2005 and robot-assisted RPLND in 2008.  He also served on the Early Detection of Prostate Cancer panel for the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN). Dr. Castle’s research interests include prostate cancer, bladder cancer, and kidney cancer.