Michael Coburn, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Professor and Russell and Mary Hugh Scott Chair in Urology
Baylor College of Medicine

Michael Coburn, M.D., F.A.C.S. Photo

Position

Professor and Russell and Mary Hugh Scott Chair in Urology
Urology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Address

Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center (Work)
7200 Cambridge, Room A10.111
Mail Stop: BCM380
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
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Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center (Clinic)
7200 Cambridge, Suite 10B
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-4001
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Certifications

  • Board Certified
    American Board of Urology

Education

  • BA from Cornell University
    01/1978 - Ithaca, New York United States
  • MD from New York University School Of Medicine
    01/1982 - New York, New York United States
  • Internship at Baylor College of Medicine
    06/1983 - Houston, Texas United States
  • Residency at Baylor College Of Medicine
    06/1988 - Houston, Texas United States

  • Fellowship at Baylor College Of Medicine
    06/1990 - Houston, Texas United States

Language

  • English

Gender

  • Male

Professional Statement

Michael Coburn, M.D., F.A.C.S., is Professor and Chair of the Scott Department of Urology and holds the Russell and Mary Hugh Scott Chair in Urology at Baylor College of Medicine. He is a graduate of Cornell University and obtained his medical degree with Honors from the New York University School of Medicine in 1982. He completed his residency at Baylor College of Medicine, and then pursued fellowship training also at Baylor as an American Foundation for Urologic Disease Scholar. Dr. Coburn served as Chief of Urology at Ben Taub Hospital from 1990 until 2012, focusing his clinical and research interests in the areas of urologic trauma, genital and urethral reconstructive surgery, and sexual and reproductive dysfunction. He is the Urology Residency Program Director at Baylor, and is immediate past-Chair of the ACGME Residency Review Committee for Urology. Dr. Coburn is a member of the Board of Governors of the American College of Surgeons, and serves on the Executive Committee of the ACS Committee on Trauma. Dr. Coburn is Vice-Chair of the Faculty Group Practice at Baylor. He is the recipient of many awards for his educational and clinical work, including the Robertson Presidential Educator Award for lifetime achievement in educational leadership at Baylor College of Medicine.

Professional Achievements

  • Dean of Medical Education’s Service Award in Appreciation for Outstanding Dedication and Service to the Educational Mission in Faculty Development
    02/2008 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching and Evaluation
    01/2008 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Barbara and Corbin J. Robertson Jr. Presidential Award for Excellence in Education
    01/2007 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award for Educational Leadership
    06/2006 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award for Development of Enduring Educational Materials
    06/2006 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Master Teacher
    01/1995 - Baylor College of Medicine

Professional Interests

  • Urologic Trauma; Genital and Urethral Reconstruction; Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery

Physician Specialties

  • Urology

Memberships

  • American Society of Reproductive Medicine

  • Society of University Urologists Board of Directors

  • American College of Surgeons

  • Committee on Trauma, American College of Surgeons

  • Texas Urological Society

  • American Urological Association Abstract Review Team Member – Trauma and Reconstruction

  • Association for Surgical Education

  • Texas Association of Genito-Urinary Surgeons

  • Society of Urology Chairpersons and Program Directors

  • Société International d'Urologie

  • The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons

  • American Society of Andrology

  • American College of Surgeons Board of Governors

  • American Urological Association National Student Curriculum Task Force

  • Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons

  • Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Residency Review Committee
    01/2011

  • Society for Basic Urologic Research

  • Harris County Medical Society

  • Texas Medical Association

  • American Medical Association

  • Society for the Study of Male Reproduction

  • American Urological Association

  • South Central Section of the American Urological Association