Ralph V Clayman

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Distinguished Professor, Urology
School of Medicine

Dean - emeritus
School of Medicine

Endowed Chair in Endourology, Urology
School of Medicine


M.D., University of California, San Diego, 1973
B.S., Grinnell College, 1969

Phone: (714) 456-6849
Fax: (888) 378-4358
Email: rclayman@hs.uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
333 City Blvd West
Suite 2100
Mail Code: 3950
Orange, CA 92868
Research Interests
Urolithiasis – metabolic and surgical aspects, ureteral physiology, global endoscopy, minimally invasive surgery device development
Short Biography
Urological Practice
Percutaneous removal of renal calculi including staghorn stones
Ureteroscopic stone removal
Laser lithotripsy
Rigid and flexible endoscopy of the entire urinary tract
Metabolic evaluation of patients with recurrent kidney stones
Professional Societies
American Association of Genito-Urinary Surgeons: President 2017
Clinical Society of Genitourinary Surgeons
American Surgical Association
Endourology Society- Secretary General 1984-2009; President 2011
Explorers' Club
American College of Surgeons
American Urological Association
Society of University Urologists
Society for Urology and Engineering
Western Section of the American Urological Association
Last updated
10/07/2020