Wesley Adam Mayer, M.D.

Associate Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Wesley Adam Mayer, M.D. Photo

Positions

Associate Professor
Urology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Vice Chair of Education
Urology
Baylor College of Medicine

Residency Program Director
Urology
Baylor College of Medicine

Address

Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center (Clinic)
7200 Cambridge St., Suite 10B
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-4001
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Certification

  • Board Certified American Board of Urology

Education

  • BA from Cornell University
    05/2001 - Ithaca, New York United States
  • MD from Baylor College of Medicine
    05/2005 - Houston, Texas United States
  • Internship at University of Pennsylvania
    06/2006 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States
  • Residency at University of Pennsylvania
    06/2010 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States

    Urology

  • Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
    06/2011 - Houston, Texas United States

    Minimally Invasive Surgery/Endourology

Language

  • English

Gender

  • Male

Presentations

A Comprehensive Approach to Nephrolithiasis
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds
February 6, 2020

Professional Statement

Dr. Wesley Mayer specializes in advanced minimally invasive surgical treatments for urologic diseases including robotic, laparoscopic (including single-site), endourologic, laser, and percutaneous surgery. He has a special interest in kidney cancer, kidney stones, upper urinary tract reconstruction, adrenal masses, and transplant urology. His other areas of expertise include the evaluation and treatment of elevated PSA, prostatic enlargement, and blood in the urine. Dr. Mayer graduated from Baylor College of Medicine with highest honors. He completed his internship in general surgery and his urology residency at the University of Pennsylvania. He was fellowship-trained in minimally invasive urology in Baylor College of Medicine's Scott Department of Urology. Dr. Mayer has published research on robotic partial nephrectomy, single-site donor nephrectomy, and treatment of kidney stones. In addition to being an invited examiner for the American Urological Association's (AUA) Oral Board Review Course and a former instructor for the AUA's Mentored Laparoscopy Course, he is currently Urology Residency Program Director. Dr. Mayer has been recognized for his outstanding teaching efforts and has been awarded the prestigious Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence award for Teaching and Evaluation. He has been invited to serve on the Urology Milestones Working Group for the ACGME. Dr. Mayer has also been selected as a “Top Urologist in Houston, TX” in The Leading Physicians of the World.

Professional Achievements

  • Top Doctor
    08/2019 - Houstonia Magazine

  • Fulbright and Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award for Educational Leadership
    05/2019 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Fulbright and Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching and Evaluation
    04/2018 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Selected as a “Top Urologist in Houston, TX”
    01/2013 - The Leading Physicians of the World

  • Outstanding Educational Efforts in Urology Award
    01/2010

  • Howard Pollack Award for the Highest In-Service Score
    01/2010

  • First Prize: AUA Mid-Atlantic Howard Pollack Pyelogram Hour
    01/2008 - American Urological Association

  • Graduated with the “Highest Honor”
    06/2005 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
    01/2004

  • “High Honors” in Basic Sciences
    01/2003 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Academic Scholarship
    01/2002 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • Graduated with “Distinction in All Subjects”
    05/2001 - Cornell University

  • Phi Beta Kappa Society
    01/2001

  • Kaplan MCAT Teacher of the Semester
    01/2001

  • National Premedical Honor Society
    01/2000

  • Order of the Lamp Honor Society
    01/1999

  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars
    01/1999

  • Golden Key Honor Society
    01/1999

  • Dean's List
    01/1998 - Cornell University

Professional Interests

  • Endourology; Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Renal Mass

  • Ureteral Obstruction

  • Kidney Cancer

  • Robotic Surgery

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction

  • Percutaneous Nephrostolithotomy

  • Kidney Stones

  • Renal Tumors

  • Renal Cell Carcinoma

  • Living Kidney Donor

  • Donor Nephrectomy

  • Single Site Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Polycystic Kidney Disease

  • Renal Cysts

  • Kidney Surgery

  • Nephrectomy

  • Ureteral Reconstruction

  • Adrenal Gland Masses