Raul O. Parra is a urologic cancer surgeon and an expert in minimally invasive and robotic surgery for prostate, bladder, and kidney cancers. His clinical and research interests are in expanding and improving robotic technology in urologic oncology. Dr. Parra received his medical degree from the University of Seville, in Spain. He did his general surgical residency at Bronx-Lebanon/Albert Einstein Hospital followed by a urology residency at Saint Louis University and a urologic oncology fellowship at Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Prior to joining MSKCC Dr. Parra had been Chief of Urology at both Saint Louis University and Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, Director of Urologic Oncology at Oregon Health and Science University, and Chief of Urology at Cooper University Hospital/University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.