Dr. Martha Terris

Witherington Distinguished Chair in Urology

Professor of Surgery
Chief of Urology
Residency Program Director


Curriculum Vitae

Educational Background:

  • University of Mississippi Medical Center, (M.D.), 1986

  • Duke University Medical Center, (General Surgery Residency), 1986-1988

  • Stanford University Medical Center, (Prostate Sonography Fellowship), 1988-1991

  • Stanford University Medical Center, (Urology Residency), 1991-1995


  • American Board of Urology, 1997


  • Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners, 2003

  • California Board of Medical Examiners, 1988

  • Drug Enforcement Agency, 1988

  • Fluoroscopy Operator's License, 1989

Clinical Interests:

  • Urologic oncology

  • Nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy

  • Prostate seed implantation

  • Intestinal bladder substitution (no external stoma) with radical cystectomy

Research Interests:

  • Prostate biopsy techniques

  • Prostate cancer risk factors

  • Bladder cancer risk factor

  • Nutritional therapies for prostate cancer

  • New imaging techniques for urologic cancers

Mailing Address:

Augusta University
Department of Surgery, Section of Urology
1120 15th Street, BA-8414
Augusta, Georgia 30912-4050 


Phone/Appointments: 706-721-7000

Fax: 706-721-2548