L. Spencer Krane, MD

Assistant Professor of Urology

Areas of Specialty

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Localized Prostate Cancer
  • Robotic Radical Prostatectomy and
  • Focal Ablative Techniques
  • Renal/Kidney Cancer – Localized and
  • Advanced
  • Localized Bladder Cancer including en Bloc Transurethral Resection
  • Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Hereditary Genitourinary Cancers

Medical Degree

Tulane University School of Medicine – 2007

Residency Training

Wake Forest Baptist Health – 2015

Fellowship Training

  • Minimally Invasive & Robotic Urology: Henry Ford Hospital 2009
  • Regenerative Medicine Wake Forest Baptist Health – 2010
  • Genitourinary Oncology Fellowship: National Cancer Institute – 2017

Board Certifications

American Board of Urology Certified – 2019

Research Focus

Personalized medicine for patients with urologic malignancies; novel biomarkers and genomic classifications for prostate and kidney cancers; microscopic imaging modalities to allow real time tumor diagnosis