Dr. Stephen W. Dejter, Jr. is a urologist affiliated with Sibley Memorial Hospital, as well as a clinical associate professor of surgery in the division of urology at Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Dejter is board certified in urology and practices out of Foxhall Urology in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Dejter has an expertise in minimally invasive outpatient prostatectomy for cancer, laparoscopic kidney cancer surgery, endoscopic stone management, and medical and surgical management of obstructive benign prostate disease.
Dr. Dejter earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland and his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He completed residencies in general surgery and urology at Georgetown University Hospital, where he received two grants to conduct research on prostate cancer and flow cytometry. Dr. Dejter also completed a fellowship in urology at Georgetown University Hospital. He was the chief of urology at Sibley Memorial Hospital from 2005 to 2011.
Dr. Dejter has been repeatedly named a Top MD in Washingtonian Magazine, as well as a Top MD by Consumers’ Checkbook Magazine. He was also the first recipient of the William C. Maxted, M.D. award in 1995 for his contributions to the urologic resident education at Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Dejter is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, as well as a member of the American Association of Clinical Urologists, the American Medical Association and the Washington Clinico-Pathologic Society, of which he was president in 2013.
Dr. Dejter has contributed to many peer-reviewed publications and presentations.