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Matthew R. Braasch, M.D.

Dr. Braasch is committed to providing expert and compassionate care for all of his patients.  He provides a broad range of services in adult urology for benign diseases and urologic cancers.  Minnesota has been his home for most of his life and he has been practicing general urology in the Twin Cities since 2011.  He has presented research on the topic of robotic surgery for prostate cancer at regional and national meetings and published a variety of papers in his field.  Dr. Braasch enjoys getting to know his patients on a personal level and discussing medical issues in a language that everyone can understand.

Areas of Interest:
  • DaVinci robotic surgery for prostate cancer, kidney tumors and repair of UPJ obstruction
  • Laparoscopic surgery for kidney cancer
  • Treatment of stone disease: ureteroscopy, shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL) and percutaneous removal of large stones
  • Treatment of enlarged prostate with medical therapy, Green Light Laser Therapy, TURP and  Microwave therapy
  • Surgical and medical therapy for erectile dysfunction
  • Treatment of incontinence with InterStim neuromodulation, mid urethral slings and injectable bulking agents
  • Vasectomy surgery

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Medical School
University of Minnesota
St. Olaf College
American Board of Urology Certified 2013
Office Hour Locations
Shakopee                                                                                                                                 Edina                                                                                                                                     West Health Plymouth

Memberships and Committees
American Urological Association
American Association of Clinical Urologists
Endourological Society
Co-chair of the robotics committee at Fairview Southdale
Medical Executive Committee at Fairview Southdale                                                                  Vice Chair of Surgery at St. Francis Regional Medical Center                                                        Vice Chair of Urology at Abbott Northwestern 

Hospital Appointments
Fairview Southdale
St. Francis Regional Medical Center
North Memorial Medical Center
Maple Grove Hospital
Ridgeview Medical Center
Northfield Hospital