Dr. Ryan A. Hankins, MD

Dr. Ryan A. Hankins, MD

Dr. Ryan A. Hankins, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (877) 625-1478

Contact this Provider:

  • Urology
Conditions I Treat
  • adrenal neoplasm
  • adrenal nodules
  • atonic urinary bladder
  • atrophy of testis
  • benign neoplasm of the prostate
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Procedures I Perform
  • active surveillance of prostate cancer
  • amputation of penis
  • artificial urinary sphincter
  • bladder surgery
  • botox injection of the bladder
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About the Provider

Ryan Hankins, MD, has clinical expertise in general urology; urologic oncology related to kidney, bladder and prostate cancer; and men's health including erectile dysfunction. Additionally, he is skilled in the use of minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery. Dr. Hankins also performs the UroLift System procedure for patients with enlarged prostate (BPH).

Dr. Hankins attended the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine where he was awarded the distinguished J.K. Robinson award for outstanding achievement and service. He next completed an internship in general surgery at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital followed by his urology residency at MedStar Georgetown and MedStar Washington Hospital Center. While a urology resident, Dr. Hankins also trained at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Children's National Medical Center and the D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center. At NIH, he conducted research in surgical approaches to multifocal kidney cancer and has given presentations on the topic.

Dr. Hankins delivers individualized diagnosis and treatment strategies while providing an empathetic approach to patient-centered practice. He believes in a coordinated multimodal approach to patient care embodied in the spirit of cura personalis or care for the entire person.

  • Residency Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2016)
  • Internship Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2012)
  • Medical School: University of Miami - School of Medicine (2011)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Urology, Urology

"Robotic Multiplex Partial Nephrectomy: Comparison of Renal Function Outcomes Stratified by Chronic Kidney Disease Stage." American Urologic Association 03/2015.

"Renal Functional Outcomes after Robotic Multiplex Partial Nephrectomy: The National Cancer Institute Experience with Robotic Partial Nephrectomy for 3 or More Tumors in a Single Kidney." South Central Section meeting 03/2014.

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Practice Locations
Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
  • Resident of the Year, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
  • J.K. Robinson award for Outstanding Achievement and Service, University of Miami Medical School
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society