Dr. James Relle, MD

Dr. James Relle, MD


Urology | Male | 55 years old

17 reviews| Leave a review
You've got options
Here's a few other providers to consider
Narrow your results

Learn about this doctor

Personal Bio

James D. Relle, M.D. is a partner in the Michigan Institute of Urology, P.C. Dr. Relle has practiced in metro...Read more

Dr. Relle's Experience

Experience Match

See how Dr. Relle's experience matches your preferences.


For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.


Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Relle

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality
Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Relle has admitting privileges.

Dr. Relle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Relle to family and friends
based on 17 total surveys (3 with reviews)
Dr. Relle's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (3)
Bloomfield Hills, MI |
Well trained compassionate and skilled
Royal Oak, MI |
Had a great experience with Dr. Relle, he was prompt and knowledgeable and very comforting.
in Shelby Township, MI |
He left a positive margin on my husbands prostatectomy -- thus allowing the cancer to spread. My husband died at the age of 61. AVOID HIM !
Have you seen Dr. James Relle, MD?
Are you Dr. Relle?
Respond to your reviews and manage your personalized profile today!
Post your response

Dr. Relle says...

James D. Relle, M.D. is a partner in the Michigan Institute of Urology, P.C. Dr. Relle has practiced in metro Detroit since 1994. He is board certified in the specialty of Urology by the American Board of Urology and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. Dr. Relle is experienced in all areas of adult Urology and has professional interest in Robotic Surgery, Female Urology, Kidney Stones and voiding dysfunction.

Dr. Relle received a Bachelor of Science degree from Harvard University in 1984, graduating with honors. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Queen's University, Canada in1988, placing first in his class in clinical skills and reasoning. Dr. Relle completed his Surgical Internship, Urology Residency, and Laparoscopic and Endourology Fellowship at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Relle served as Co-Chairman of Genitourinary Clinical Trials at William Beaumont's Rose Cancer Center, Royal Oak. He has made numerous presentations discussing the use of robotic surgery in the treatment of prostate cancer and has traveled nationally as a clinical instructor for robotic surgery. He serves on the resident education committee as well as the Clinical Competency Committee at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak.

Dr. Relle's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Urology
  •  Board certified in Urology
  •  Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Relle has no media or publications listed.

Background Check

  • n/a
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Relle's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Urology

Conditions Treated

  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Female Urinary Stress Incontinence
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hernia
  • Hydrocele
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Stones
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Penile Cancer
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Scrotal Diseases and Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Stress Incontinence
  • Testicle Disorders
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction
  • Urethral Diverticulum
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Varicocele


  • Medical School
    Queen's University Faculty Of Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Toronto

    Completed in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    University Toronto

    Completed in 1993

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Toronto

    Completed in 1993

  • Undergraduate School
    Harvard University

    Graduated in 1984

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Relle does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Relle and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.


  • Urology

Procedures Performed

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Biofeedback
  • Bladder Suspension Surgery
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cryoablation
  • Electrical Nerve Stimulation
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Endoscopic Laser Therapy
  • Erectile Dysfunction Diagnosis and Management
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Intravesical Therapy
  • Laser Ablation
  • Lymph Node Dissection for Endometrial Cancer (Uterine Cancer)
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Neuromodulation
  • No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Penile Implants
  • Penile Surgery
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pubovaginal Sling
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Radical Cystectomy
  • Radical Inguinal Orchiectomy
  • Radical Nephrectomy
  • Radical Perineal Prostate Removal
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Sling
  • Vasectomy