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Timothy D. Moon, MBChB

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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Moon is certified by the American Board of Urology. He specializes in laparoscopy and the treatment of prostate diseases. He is chief of the urology section at the William S. Middleton Veterans Administration Hospital.



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(608) 263-4757 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Meriter Hospital (secondary)

Languages Spoken

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Urology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Urology
Fellowship University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
Residency Portsmouth Group Hospitals, England, Queens University, Ontario, Canada
Internship Royal Victoria Hospital, Scotland, Queen Alexandria Hospital, England
Medical School University of Edinburgh, Scotland, 1972


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.


Dr. Moon's current research focuses on developing laparoscopic techniques for patient treatment such as laparoscopic cryotherapy for kidney cancer. He is also involved with clinical trials of treatments for Prostatic diseases.

PubMed Articles
Moore NW Nakada SY Hedican SP Moon TD . Complications of hand-assisted laparoscopic renal surgery: single-center ten-year experience. Urology. 2011 Jun;77(6):1353-8
[PubMed ID: 21356546]
Patel SR Kaplon DM Moon TD Hedican SP Nakada SY . Hand-assisted laparoscopy confers equal efficacy in simple and radical nephrectomy. JSLS. 2011 Apr-Jun;15(2):203-7
[PubMed ID: 21902976]
Christian MW Moon TD . Renal angiomyolipoma with inferior vena caval thrombus in a 32-year-old male. Indian J Urol. 2009 Oct-Dec;25(4):529-30
[PubMed ID: 19955681]
Moon TD . Prostate specific antigen, pelvic pain and prostatitis--time for a new paradigm? J Urol. 2009 Aug;182(2):427-8
[PubMed ID: 19524944]
Gee JR Jarrard DF Bruskewitz RC Moon TD Hedican SP Leverson GE Nakada SY Messing EM . Reduced bladder cancer recurrence rate with cardioprotective aspirin after intravesical bacille Calmette-GuĂ©rin. BJU Int. 2009 Mar;103(6):736-9
[PubMed ID: 19007364]
Bandi G Wen CC Moon TD Nakada SY . Single center preliminary experience with hand-assisted laparoscopic resection of isolated renal cell carcinoma fossa recurrences. Urology. 2008 Mar;71(3):495-9; discussion 499-500
[PubMed ID: 18342195]
Bandi G Christian MW Hedican SP Moon TD Nakada SY . Oncological outcomes of hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for clinically localized renal cell carcinoma: a single-institution study with >or=3 years of follow-up. BJU Int. 2008 Feb;101(4):459-62
[PubMed ID: 17941924]
Bandi G Wen CC Wilkinson EA Hedican SP Moon TD Nakada SY . Comparison of blade temperature dynamics after activation of Harmonic Ace scalpel and the Ultracision Harmonic Scalpel LCS-K5. J Endourol. 2008 Feb;22(2):333-6
[PubMed ID: 18294041]
Benway BM Moon TD . Bacterial prostatitis. Urol Clin North Am. 2008 Feb;35(1):23-32; v
[PubMed ID: 18061021]
Bandi G Wen CC Hedican SP Moon TD Lee FT Jr Nakada SY . Cryoablation of small renal masses: assessment of the outcome at one institution. BJU Int. 2007 Oct;100(4):798-801
[PubMed ID: 17822460]
Nakada SY Coyle TL Ankem MK Moon TD Jerde TJ . Doxazosin relaxes ureteral smooth muscle and inhibits epinephrine-induced ureteral contractility in vitro. Urology. 2007 Oct;70(4):817-21
[PubMed ID: 17991579]
Wilcox A Carnes ML Moon TD Tobias R Baade H Stamos E Elliott ME . Androgen deprivation in veterans with prostate cancer: implications for skeletal health. Ann Pharmacother. 2006 Dec;40(12):2107-14
[PubMed ID: 17132807]
Bolte SL Chin LT Moon TD D'Alessandro AM Nakada SY Becker YT Hedican SP . Maintaining urine production and early allograft function during laparoscopic donor nephrectomy. Urology. 2006 Oct;68(4):747-50
[PubMed ID: 17070346]
Ankem MK Hedican SP Pareek G Waterman BJ Moon TD Selvaggi SM Nakada SY . Examination of laparoscopic retrieval bag washings for malignant cells after hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy and intact specimen removal. Urology. 2006 Jul;68(1):50-2
[PubMed ID: 16806416]
Bolte SL Ankem MK Moon TD Hedican SP Lee FT Sadowski EA Nakada SY . Magnetic resonance imaging findings after laparoscopic renal cryoablation. Urology. 2006 Mar;67(3):485-9
[PubMed ID: 16504260]
Nickel JC Forrest JB Tomera K Hernandez-Graulau J Moon TD Schaeffer AJ Krieger JN Zeitlin SI Evans RJ Lama DJ Neal DE Jr Sant GR . Pentosan polysulfate sodium therapy for men with chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a multicenter, randomized, placebo controlled study. J Urol. 2005 Apr;173(4):1252-5
[PubMed ID: 15758763]
Johnson DB Solomon SB Su LM Matsumoto ED Kavoussi LR Nakada SY Moon TD Shingleton WB Cadeddu JA . Defining the complications of cryoablation and radio frequency ablation of small renal tumors: a multi-institutional review. J Urol. 2004 Sep;172(3):874-7
[PubMed ID: 15310987]
Moon TD Lee FT Jr Hedican SP Lowry P Nakada SY . Laparoscopic cryoablation under sonographic guidance for the treatment of small renal tumors. J Endourol. 2004 Jun;18(5):436-40
[PubMed ID: 15253813]
Hedican SP Moon TD Lowry PS Nakada SY . Hand-assisted laparoscopic renal surgery in the morbidly and profoundly obese. J Endourol. 2004 Apr;18(3):241-4
[PubMed ID: 15225388]
Lowry PS Moon TD D'Alessandro A Nakada SY . Symptomatic port-site hernia associated with a non-bladed trocar after laparoscopic live-donor nephrectomy. J Endourol. 2003 Sep;17(7):493-4
[PubMed ID: 14565880]