Chair of Urology
Henry Ford Hospital
Dr. Craig Rogers received his MD from Stanford University and completed his urology residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He completed a fellowship in urologic oncology at the National Cancer Institute. He has helped pioneer the development of the robotic partial nephrectomy (RPN) procedure.
Dr. Rogers specializes in surgery for kidney, prostate, and adrenal tumors. He performed the first live webcast of a complex RPN and the first live surgical demonstration of RPN surgeries at the AUA National Meetings. He has demonstrated techniques of robotic kidney surgery at numerous national and international meetings.
Dr. Rogers published the first descriptions of RPN for complex tumors and patients. He has led international invited expert reviews on partial nephrectomy techniques. He has authored over 180 publications and 20 book chapters and is a reviewer and editorial board member for several urologic journals. His presentations nationally and internationally about robotic kidney, adrenal, and prostate surgery have won national and international awards. He has been Course Instructor and faculty for numerous robotic surgery courses. He is Co-Director of the Michigan Urologic Surgery Improvement Collaborative for kidney cancer (MUSIC-KIDNEY), a quality initiative funded through Blue Cross Blue Shield to evaluate and improve kidney cancer care in the state of Michigan.
Dr. Rogers is currently the Chair of the Department of Urology, Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Health System. He is the director of the urologic oncology fellowship. He is the Medical Director of the Henry Ford Referring Physician Office (RPO). He also serves in the Henry Ford Cancer Institute as a member of the Surgical Oncology Task Force and on the Board of Advisors of the Prostate/GU Cancer Pathways Development.
Dr. Rogers is a dedicated clinician and researcher, who strives to bring superior outcomes to cancer patients.