Department of Urology

Yaw Nyame, MD

Acting Instructor, Urologic Oncology




Dr. Yaw Nyame attended medical school at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University and business school at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, graduating in 2012. Prior to medical school, he completed a master’s in health services and administration at the school of public health at the George Washington University. Dr. Nyame completed his general surgery internship and urology residency training at the Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute at the Cleveland Clinic. He began his fellowship in urologic oncology at UW in 2018 and is an acting instructor in the department.

Dr. Nyame has interest in healthcare disparities in urologic cancers, with interests both in the molecular epigenomic and health services aspects of disparities outcomes in prostate cancer and other urologic malignancies.