Nicolas Muruve, MD

877.463.2010

Nicolas Muruve, MD

Appointed: 2003

Nicolas Muruve, MD
Department: Urology Florida
Location: Florida, Weston
Mail Code FLA
2950 Cleveland Clinic Boulevard
Weston, FL 33331
WorkAppointment:877.463.2010
DeskDesk:954.659.5188
WorkFax:954.659.5189
Surgeon:
Yes
Treats:
Adults Only

Biographical Sketch

Nicolas Muruve, MD, is an Associate Staff Physician in the Department of Urology, located on the Cleveland Clinic Florida campus, Weston, Fla. He was appointed in 2004, subsequent to serving as Director of Renal Transplantation at the University of Missouri, Columbia. Prior to that, he completed a research fellowship at Cleveland Clinic and a fellowship in renal transplant/renal-vascular.

Dr. Muruve is board-certified in urology by the American Board of Urology. His special interests are genitourinary oncology and renal transplantation.

Dr. Muruve received his medical degree from the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. He is licensed to practice medicine in Florida and Missouri.

He is co-principal investigator or co-investigator of numerous research trials, and has contributed several chapters to medical textbooks and journals in his field. He has presented at conferences and seminars in the United States and Canada. Dr. Muruve is a member of the American Society of Transplant Physicians, the American Urologic Association and the Canadian Urologic Association, among others. He received the Excellence in Health Education by a Physician award from the University of Missouri Health Sciences two consecutive years.

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Renal Transplant/Renal-Vascular
Cleveland, OH USA
1996
Residency - University of Manitoba Health Sciences Centre
Urology
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
1994
Internship - Mount Sinai Hospital
Rotating
Toronto, Ontario Canada
1989
Medical School - University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
1988

Certifications

  • Urology

Specialty Interests

Kidney cancer, kidney stones, benign prostatic enlargement (BPH), PSA screening

Awards & Honors

Excellence in Health Education by a Physician Award, University of Missouri Health Sciences, two years.

Memberships

  • American Society of Transplant Physicians
  • American Urologic Association
  • Canadian Urologic Association

Treatment & Services

Industry Relationships

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
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