Meet Christopher Wright, MD
He completed his undergraduate training and graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Wright obtained his medical degree at Rutgers University-New Jersey Medical School in 2010, and also completed his Surgery/Urology residency at Rutgers-New Jersey in 2015, where he served as Chief Resident. He is a Member of the American Urologic Association and has undergone extensive training on robotic urologic surgery. Dr. Wright focuses on minimally invasive surgery for urologic malignancy, prosthetic urology for erectile dysfunction and incontinence as well as all aspects of BPH and stone disease.
Dr. Christopher Wright has co-authored numerous research abstracts, publications and book chapters in peer reviewed journals and texts. During his education and training he was honored to receive the Gold Foundation Award for Humanism in Medicine, as well as the New Jersey Medical School Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching. He has received numerous personal and professional awards, including being inducted into the Passaic Valley High School Scholar-Athlete Hall of Fame in 2013.
To date, the New Jersey Center for Prostate Cancer and Urology has now completed over 2000 laparoscopic robotic assisted radical prostatectomy procedures for prostate cancer. With the addition of Dr. Wright and other colleagues, they have now successfully completed the first 40 laparoscopic robotic assisted DaVinci radical prostatectomies, nephrectomies, partial nephrectomies, adrenalectomies, as well as their first robotic assisted radical cystectomy with urinary diversion for bladder cancer at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey.