Dr. Michel is the director of robotic and minimally invasive surgery at Comprehensive Urology. He is recognized as one of the leading urologists in Beverly Hills, and is highly sought after by patients nationally and internationally. Dr. Michel’s expertise has been featured in the media, and he has served as a surgical mentor to numerous urologists. Given his expertise in robotics and minimally invasive surgery, Dr. Michel is frequently called upon by other urologists and specialists to treat their most complex patients.
Dr. Michel has an illustrious educational background. He graduated from Whitman College where he was a Presidential Scholar for four years. He subsequently attended the University of Washington School of Medicine where he graduated with Honors and was recognized by the National Medical Honor Society (AOA). After graduating from the University of Washington, Dr. Michel completed a prestigious six year residency program in Urologic Surgery at UCLA. While at UCLA, he was recognized as a Pfizer scholar in Urology.
After residency, Dr. Michel completed a fellowship in Urological Oncology and advanced surgical techniques also at UCLA. During his fellowship, Dr. Michel’s efforts were recognized by the American Cancer Society, the National Cancer Institute and the American Foundation for Urologic Disease. After completing his fellowship, Dr. Michel spent several years training urologic surgeons in residency and continues to serve as a mentor. Throughout his career, Dr. Michel has published articles in peer-reviewed medical journals, has been a contributing author for Urologic Textbooks and has given numerous presentations at medical and societal meetings.
Dr. Michel is one of the founding members of the prestigious Comprehensive Urology Medical Group and is currently the managing partner. Dr. Michel is also founder and urologist at theIntegrated Prostate Cancer Center (IPCC) in Los Angeles, a facility that uses state of the art technologies and holistic treatment methods to provide patients with excellent care in a safe and compassionate environment. At IPCC, Dr. Michel and his team of urologists are able to treat prostate cancer in all of its stages, whether through advanced surgery methods or complementary treatment services.
Dr. Michel’s surgical expertise is complemented by his warmth and caring personality. He is loved by his patients for his outstanding care. Dr. Michel has been recognized as a Top Doctor and a Super Doctor by his patients and peers year after year.