Dr. Murugesan Manoharan, MD

Dr. Murugesan Manoharan, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Murugesan Manoharan, MD is an urology specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in urology.Read his story

Miami Cancer Institute

8900 N Kendall Dr

Miami, FL 33176
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Bladder Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Manoharan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Manoharan "MurugesanManoharan, MD, FRCS, FRACS (Urol) Dr. Manoharan is the Chief of Urologic Oncology and Director of Robotic Urologic Surgery at the prestigious Miami Cancer Institute, Baptist Health South Florida. He previously served as a tenured professor of Urology and director of Urologic Oncology Fellowship Program at the University of Miami, Florida. He is a leader in the field of urologic oncology, specializing in robotic, laparoscopic and complex open cancer procedures. He is a board certified, fellowship trained urologist. He is an expert in performing Robotic radical prostatectomy and robotic kidney surgery. He is an international leader in the field of bladder cancer and artificial Neobladder reconstruction. Dr. Manoharan was featured in NBC nightly news for being one of the first surgeons in the country to perform robotic radical cystectomy and neobladder reconstruction using a pfannenstiel incision. He is well known for performing complex surgical procedures such as Ileal ureter constructions, various lymph node dissections for genitourinary malignancies. In addition to his clinical accolades, Dr. Manoharan has been integral to the advancement of urological cancer treatment. He has won the "Best Urology Teacher of the Year Award" on multiple occasions. He has served as a member on the International Bladder Cancer Guidelines committee organized by the WHO and SIU. Dr. Manoharan has authored more than 130 scientific articles and 15 text book chapters, apart from delivering several lectures at national and international meetings. His research interests include stem cell applications, biomarkers and cancer outcomes."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Manoharan "" Hope and Cure"

" What is right for the patient is right for me"

" Respect, compassion and Quality of life"

" Individualized , comprehensive cancer care"

" Prevention is better than cure""

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

108  Conditions Treated

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50  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Radical Cystectomy
  • Radical Cystectomy and Prostate Removal
  • Radical Prostate Removal
  • Radical Prostate Removal, Laparoscopic
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Bladder Reconstruction With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Tract Procedure
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vasectomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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


  • Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Madras Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Royal Australasian College Of Surgeons
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Royal Australasian College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Royal Coll Surgeons Of England
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Manoharan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Murugesan Manoharan, MD
Dr Manoharan is one of the best doctors we encountered in our bladder cancer journey. You want someone just like Dr Manoharan, with his smile & his calming demeanor. He goes the extra mile in answering your questions, staying on top of the latest technology, He is a brilliant surgeon and we have...Read More
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Yvonne – Sep 16, 2018
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He is a great and human doctor
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Jose in Miami, FL – Dec 18, 2017
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He removed a tumor from my kidney robotically. I didn't even feel pain the next day. Sorry he moved so far away from me. I am awaiting his new office in Boynton Beach. What a man !
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Edward Ruppert in Delray Beach, FL – Mar 31, 2017
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He has been my Urologist for almost 12 years. I had bladder surgery on 2005, and he was my surgeon. It's very polite and treat me so well, interested in keeping me healthy. I am thankful and will follow him from UHEALTH to Baptist Health System.
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Nuri I. in Hialeah, FL – Jan 28, 2017
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My husband had his prostrate removed by Dr Manoharan His is awesome ,he took the time to explain thing and his staff were not only informative but treated us so well. Both Gina and Jenny were awesome. Claudia the PA was great we have only great things to say about Dr. Manoharan and the Wonderful...Read More
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M&M in lake Worth. Fl – Jan 27, 2016
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