Department of Urology

John L. Gore

Adjunct Professor-Surgery

Faculty: Attending

Telephone: 206 221-6430


Office Location: UW Medical Center

I believe in attentive and compassionate care with an eye toward patient-centered outcomes.  I also believe in balancing the characteristics of patients’ cancers with the surgical approach that maximizes both cancer control and patient recovery.

Dr. Gore is a clinician, surgeon, researcher, and educator, who specializes in urologic oncology and general urology. His clinical interests are in minimally invasive and robotic specialties surgery for kidney cancer, nephrectomy with vena caval thrombectomy, continent urinary diversions after removal of the bladder for bladder cancer, and reconstructive urologic surgery. Dr. Gore has focused his research on studying issues of access to care and quality of care for patients with prostate and bladder cancers.