Joseph Pariser, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Urology

Joseph Pariser

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
Department of Urology
MMC 394 Mayo
8394A (Campus Delivery Code)
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Traci Trotter

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Additional Locations

Clinic Sites:
  • Institute for Prostate and Urologic Cancers
  • Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare

Assistant Professor, Department of Urology

MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

University of Chicago Hospitals

Fellowship in Trauma & Genitourinary Reconstruction, Detroit Medical Center

Fellowship in Genitourinary Reconstruction, University of Minnesota

BS Pennsylvania State University


Dr. Pariser is an Assistant Professor of Urology at the University of Minnesota. He received his undergraduate degree from Penn State University. He then received his M.D. at the University of Chicago. He completed Urology Residency at the University of Chicago. He completed a Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery (GURS) Fellowship at the University of Minnesota. He also had additional fellowship training in genitourinary reconstructive urology at Detroit Medical Center.

Dr. Pariser's clinical interests include urethral stricture, male urinary incontinence, erectile dysfunction, adult buried penis, genitoplastics, urinary diversion, ureteral injury, neurogenic bladder, urologic congenitalism, and gender-affirming surgery. He is very active in clinical research and is a member of the Neurogenic Bladder Research Group (

Dr. Pariser prides himself on providing the highest level of care to tackle challenging reconstructive urology issues for patients who have often been turned away elsewhere or were not aware of all surgical options. When counseling patients with difficult urologic conditions, he prides himself on thoroughly and clearly discussing the benefits and risks of different management strategies and surgical approaches. He utilizes robotic and other minimally invasive approaches whenever possible.