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We are experiencing extremely high call volume related to COVID-19 vaccine interest. Please understand that our phone lines must be clear for urgent medical care needs. We are unable to accept phone calls to schedule COVID-19 vaccinations at this time. When this changes, we will update this web site. Please know that our vaccine supply is extremely small. Read all COVID-19 Vaccine Information.

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We Are Here and Ready to Safely Care for You

At Johns Hopkins Medicine, your health and safety are our very highest priorities. We are ready to care for you and your family in our hospitals, surgery centers, and through in-person clinic and online video visits. Learn how we are keeping you safe and protected so that you can get the care you need.

View our in-person and video appointment options.

Update from The Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins

Dr. Trinity Bivalacqua

Outpatient Care Update from the Brady Urological Institute

Dr. Andrew Cohen

Keeping Our Patients Safe and Healthy at Johns Hopkins


How We Make Sure You Are Safe

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, our doctors and care teams are taking extra precautions to make your visit as safe as possible.

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Testing and Screening

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Masks and Protective Equipment

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Physical Distancing

Learn more about our COVID-19 safety precautions.


How to Schedule Your Appointment

In-Person Visits

If you are an existing patient and had an appointment that was postponed, our offices may contact you to reschedule. You can also call your doctor’s office or send a message via MyChart to discuss your healthcare needs so we can determine the appointment that is most appropriate. If you are a new patient, please schedule a visit at the following phone numbers:

Adult Appointments: 410-955-6100
Pediatric Appointments: 410-955-6108


Learn more about in-person visits.

Surgeries and Procedures

If you've been already scheduled for a procedure that had to be postponed, we will reach out to reschedule. If this is a new procedure, please contact us at
410-955-6100 to schedule a consultation.
Learn more about preparing for your appointment.

Video Visits (Telemedicine)

Many new and existing Johns Hopkins patients have the option to have a video appointment (telemedicine) with their provider, depending on their healthcare need. If you don't have a device to use for a video visit, you and your provider may decide that a telephone call will meet your needs.
Learn more about video visits.

New Patients*
Existing Patients**
Request an Appointment through MyChart

*New patients have not been previously seen by a provider at the Brady Urological Institute. **Existing patients have been seen by the department in the past. In some cases, existing patients can request an appointment through MyChart. You can enroll in MyChart to manage appointments, communicate with your provider, receive test results and request prescription renewals.


Frequently Asked Questions

  • Patients with a MyChart account can participate in a live-video appointment, called a video visit. A video visit can be scheduled through MyChart or by calling 410-955-5933. If you are a new patient or need to set up a MyChart account, a member of our team can help guide you through the process over a phone call.

  • Upon scheduling your appointment you will receive directions to prepare you for your video visit. Be sure to complete the following steps:

    1. Activate your MyChart account.
    2. In MyChart, add or update your medication list, preferred pharmacy and allergies.
    3. Upload any images you would like your doctor to review to mychart. This includes images of rashes, lesions, growths or areas of general concern.
  • Shortly before your appointment you will be contacted by a member of our team to ensure you are ready for your appointment by completing the following:

    • Activated your MyChart account.
    • In MyChart, you’ve updated your medication list, preferred pharmacy and allergies.

    We will also confirm your location and answer any questions you may have to prepare you for your appointment.


Urology Patient Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Brian Matlaga, M.D., M.P.H., discusses COVID-19 testing before your urologic procedure. He also answers your questions about precautions and policies the Brady Urological Institute has in place to help protect staff and patients.

  • Meet Our Experts

    Meet the Brady Institute world renowned physician scientists.

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  • Conditions & Treatments

    We offer comprehensive diagnostic, management and treatment options for all urologic conditions and cancers.

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  • Research

    The scientists and researchers at the Brady Urological Institute are pioneers in urologic care, making groundbreaking discoveries in gene therapy and minimally invasive and advanced surgical techniques, with extensive achievements in classifying and treating prostate cancer.

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  • Education

    Postgraduate training at the Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins provides students with a comprehensive foundation in teaching, research and patient care.

  • Giving

    The philanthropic support the Brady Institute received has allowed our research group to discover and test many new methods for early detection of prostate cancer.

  • News & Media

    Read about the latest and greatest news from the Brady Urological Institute.

  • Our History

    For over a century, the Brady Urological Institute has led the world in urologic care, research and education. Since our founding, we’ve continued to be the epicenter of all things urology.

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  • DISCOVERY - Brady Newsletter

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