David A. Ginsberg

Associate Professor of Clinical Urology Director, Neurourology and Female Urology
David A. Ginsberg, MD

Areas of treatment:

Lower Urinary Tract Reconstruction
Neurogenic Bladder
Pelvic Prolapse
Urinary Incontinence
Voiding Dysfunction

Specialty:

  • Urology

Department:

  • Department of Urology

Languages:

  • English
  • Spanish
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David A. Ginsberg, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Urology
Director, Neurourology and Female Urology

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

David Alan Ginsberg, MD is a native Southern Californian who earned his Bachelor’s degree at the University of California at Berkeley. He subsequently returned to Los Angeles where he completed medical school, residency and fellowship.

In addition to his faculty appointment at USC, Dr. Ginsberg is Chief of Urology at Rancho Los Amigo National Rehabilitation Center. Dr. Ginsberg’s clinical practice is focused on female pelvic medicine, which includes urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, neurogenic bladder and male voiding dysfunction.

Dr. Ginsberg’s research interests focus on lower urinary tract reconstruction in spinal cord injury patients, urologic applications of botulinum toxin and long-term follow-up issues for patients with neurogenic bladder. Dr. Ginsberg is the author or co-author of more than 70 peer-reviewed articles, numerous book chapters and is a regular reviewer for journals such as Journal of Urology, Urology, Neurourology & Urodynamics and Neurosurgery. He has held several visiting professorships and has been invited to lecture on multiple occasions throughout the United States and the world. He is on the urological editorial board for Medscape and was a member of the American Urological Association/American Board of Urology Exam Committee. Dr. Ginsberg is a present member of the American Urological Association Stress Incontinence Guidelines Panel.

Education:

MD, Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1990
Bachelor’s Degree, University of California, Berkeley

Internships:

LAC+USC Medical Center, General Surgery, 1990 - 1991

Residencies:

LAC+USC Medical Center, General Surgery, 1991 - 1992
LAC+USC Medical Center, Urology, 1992 - 1995
LAC+USC Medical Center, Chief Resident, 1995 - 1996

Fellowships:

University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Female Reconstruction and Neurourology, 1996 - 1997

Certifications:

American Board of Urology

Professional society memberships:

American Medical Association
American Spinal Injury Association
American Urological Association
California Medical Association
Society for Urodynamics and Female Urology

Awards:

Castle Connolly "Top Doctor,” 2015
Castle Connolly "Top Doctor,” 2011
Annual Teaching Award, USC Department of Urology, 2004
Best Poster, American Urological Association Poster Session 48, 1997
Second Prize, L.A. Urological Society Resident Competition, 1996