University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Brian H. Irwin, MD
Brian H. Irwin, MD

Brian H. Irwin, MD

Assistant Professor
Division of Urology

Contact Information
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Mailstop 351EP5, Burlington, VT


MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2001)
BS, Bates College, Lewiston, ME (1997)

Postdoctoral Training

Minimally Invasive/Endoscopic Fellow, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH (2008-2009)
Urology Resident, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hartford, CT (2002-2008)
General Surgery Intern, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN (2001-2002)

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2009-Present)

Awards and Honors

Best Video Award, American Urological Association (2009)


Sarkissian H, Irwin BH.  Complications of laparo-endoscopic single-site surgery in urology.  Indian J Urol.  2013 Apr;29(2):100-4.  doi: 10.4103/0970-1591.114028.  PMID: 23956509.  PMCID: PMC3737663

Irwin B
, Cadeddu J, Tracy C, et al.  Complications and conversions of upper tract urological laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS): multicentre experience: results from the NOTES Working Group.  BJU Int.  2011 Apr;107(8):1284-9.  doi: 10.1111/ j.1464-410X.2010.09663.x.  Epub 2010 Sep 14.  PMID: 20840326

Stein RJ, Berger AK, Brandina R, Irwin BH, et al.  Laparoendoscopic single-site pyeloplasty: a comparison with the standard laparoscopic technique.  BJU Int.  2011 Mar;107(5):811-5.  doi: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2010.09558.x.  Epub 2010 Aug 27.  PMID: 20804488

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