Nivedita Dhar, MD


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Specialty: Urology

"As a Urologist, I utilize a team-based, coordinated care model that centers on quality and safety. I have more than 15 years of diverse knowledge and experience in discussing and diagnosing my patients’ health. I pride myself on providing innovative, compassionate care that focuses on my patient’s physical, emotional, and social needs."


  • Medical School: Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • Internship: (General Surgery) State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
  • Residency: (Urology) Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Fellowship: (Urologic Oncology) University of Bern Inselspital - Switzerland, Bern, Switzerland

Medical Specialties: Bladder Cancer, Urinary Incontinence, Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Female Sexual
Dysfunction, and Interstitial Cystitis

Associations: American Urological Association (AUA)
DMC Hospital Affiliation: Detroit Receiving Hospital, DMC Harper University Hospital, DMC Rehab Institute
of Michigan, Children’s Hospital of Michigan

Philosophy Of Care

Dr. Nivedita Dhar’s philopsophy is based on providing a mix of exemplary teamwork, deep-rooted compassion, and utilizing the most up-to-date evidence-based practices that focus on quality and safety. She uses her more than 15 years of diverse knowledge and experience to discuss and diagnose her patients’ health. Dr. Dhar prides herself on providing comprehensive and patient centered care in an environment where patients can trust that they are always a priority.


Dr. Dhar has specialty expertise in female urology and urologic oncology. In particular, she is interested in bladder cancer, urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, female sexual dysfunction, and interstitial cystitis. She trained in urology at the Cleveland Clinic and completed a fellowship in Urologic Oncology at the University of Bern in Switzerland. Dr. Dhar has received several research grants and has published multiple research articles in peer-reviewed journals, as well as having contributed abstracts and presentations at numerous professional association meetings. She received the European Association of Urology, Best Poster (2009), the American Urologic Association Travel Awards, Society of Women in Urology (2006) and Travel Scholarship, International Volunteers in Urology Award (2005). When Dr. Dhar is not treating patients, she likes to spend her time with her husband and three kids exploring the outdoors. Dr. Dhar is fluent in English, French, German, and Hindi.


  • General Urological Conditions
  • Kidney Stone Disease
  • Prostate Surgery Services
  • Urinary Infections
  • Elevated PSA
  • Hematuria
  • Benign Prostatic Enlargement
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Bladder Irritating Foods
  • Cystocele
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Urethral Diverticulum
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Renal Cysts
  • GU Cancers

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