Board Eligible: Urology
Reconstructive Urology and Trauma, including Urethral Stricture Disease, Ureteral Injury and Spinal Cord Injury, Voiding Dysfunction and Urinary Incontinence
Erectile Dysfunction, Cancer Survivorship, Kidney Stone Disease, Transitional Urology, Voiding Dysfunction, Minimally-invasive Surgeries, Urologic Oncology Services
Language(s): Spanish, English
American Urological Association (AUA), Societé Internationale D’Urologie (SIU), Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons (GURS), Puerto Rico Urological Association (PRUA)
DMC Specialty Services – Urology – Harper Professional Building
Education and Training
- Medical School: University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR
- Residency: (Urology) University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR\
- Fellowship: (Reconstructive Urology and Trauma) Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI
- Internship: (Urology) University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR
“My goal is to build a trusting relationship filled with compassion and understanding. I start by listening carefully to each patient, paying special attention to their concerns and needs, then recommending an individualized treatment plan to offer them the best care possible.”
Dr. Omar E. Soto-Aviles is a board-eligible urologist. He graduated with magna cum laude honors from University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. Dr. Soto-Aviles completed his surgical and urological training at the University of Puerto Rico, where he served as Chief Resident. He then continued to pursue a one-year fellowship in Reconstructive Urology and Trauma at the Detroit Medical Center under the direction of Dr. Richard A. Santucci.
Dr. Soto-Aviles’ clinical interests are mainly in reconstructive urology and trauma, including urethral stricture disease, ureteral injury and spinal cord injury. Dr. Soto-Aviles also has an interest in resident surgical education. He currently serves as a clinical instructor at the Michigan State College of Osteopathic Medicine and participates in urology resident education on a daily basis.