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Patrick Whelan, MD

Hometown: Chicago, IL
Undergrad: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, IL
Medical School: Rush Medical College, IL
Hobbies/Interest: Volleyball, College Sports
Research Interest: Endourology, Prostate Cancer Biomarkers


  • Tan WP, Whelan P, Deane LA. Intentional Omission of Ureteral Stents During Robotic-assisted Intracorporeal Ureteroenteric Anastomosis: Is It Safe and Feasible? Urology. 2017 Apr;102:116-120. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2017.01.014. Epub 2017 Jan 19. PubMed PMID: 28111222.
  • Tan WP, Tecle N, Whelan P, Strong A, Deane LA. Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma in the Genetically Predisposed Patient: Role of Urinary Markers in Predicting Recurrence. J Endourol Case Rep. 2016 Dec 1;2(1):235-237. doi: 10.1089/cren.2016.0124. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID: 28078326; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5178002.
  • Whelan P, Levine L. Effects of varicocelectomy on serum testosterone. Transl Androl Urol. 2016 Dec;5(6):866-876. doi: 10.21037/tau.2016.08.06. Review. PubMed PMID: 28078218; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5182225.
  • Whelan P, Tan WP, Papagiannopoulos D, Omotosho P, Deane L. Robotic assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy with stentless intracorporeal modified Ves.Pa neobladder: early experience. J Robot Surg. 2017 Dec;11(4):423-431. doi: 10.1007/s11701-017-0673-5. Epub 2017 Jan 9. PubMed PMID: 28070738.
  • Papagiannopoulos D, Whelan P, Ahmad W, Rybak J, Hota B, Deane L, Nehra A. Procalcitonin is a strong predictor of urine culture results in patients with obstructing ureteral stones: A prospective, pilot study. Urol Ann. 2016 Jul-Sep;8(3):277-80. doi: 10.4103/0974-7796.184877. PubMed PMID: 27453647; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4944618.
  • Whelan P, Ekbal S, Nehra A. Erectile dysfunction in robotic radical prostatectomy: Outcomes and management. Indian J Urol. 2014 Oct;30(4):434-42. doi: 10.4103/0970-1591.142078. PubMed PMID: 25378827; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4220385.