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Peter T. Nieh, MD

Associate Professor of Urology
Emory University School of Medicine

Uro-Oncology Center


Dr. Nieh's full profile and curriculum vitae 

Dr. Nieh is an Associate Professor of Urology at Emory University School of Medicine, practicing at The Emory Clinic and Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital.

Dr. Nieh received his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College in New York.  He did his General Surgery training at the Massachusetts General Hospital.  He obtained his Urology residency at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. He has held faculty positions at Massachusetts General Hospital, University of Connecticut, and Lahey Clinic prior to joining Emory in 2003. Dr. Nieh is a diplomate of The American Board of Urology (1980), member of the American Urological Association (1981), and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (1983). 

Dr. Nieh serves on the Urology Curriculum Committee and the Search Committee for Chair of Urologic Research at Emory Department of Urology, and the Emory University Hospital Cancer Committee. 

Dr. Nieh’s clinical and research interests include urological oncology, urinary diversion, cryotherapy, stones, endourology, and minimally invasive surgery.  He coordinates and directs the monthly Genito-urinary Tumor Board; a multidisciplinary meeting to discuss newly diagnosed urologic cancers. He has been involved in teaching and mentoring medical students and urology residents. He has authored book chapters and scientific journal articles on urologic cancers.

Undergraduate Education
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (1969)

Medical School
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (1973)

Massachusetts General Hospital (1973-1974)

Surgery Training
Massachusetts General Hospital (1974-1975)

Urology Residency
Massachusetts General Hospital (1975-1978)

Board Certification
American Board of Urology (1980)

Academic & Clinical Appointments
Massachusetts General Hospital (1978-1979)

Harvard Medical School (1978-1979)

University of Connecticut School of Medicine (1979-1986)

Newington VA Hospital (1979-1986)
ENewington Children’s Hospital (1979-1984)

Lahey Clinic Medical Center (1986-2002)

Harvard Medical School (1993-2002)

Tufts University School of Medicine (1996-2003)

Emory University School of Medicine (2003-current)