Harold A. Frazier, II, MD, FACS, is Professor of Urology, and board-certified in Urology. He is Clinical Director of Urologic Oncology at the George Washington University Hospital, and head of the Prostate Cancer Program at The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences(SMHS). He is the co-founder of the Urologic Robotic surgery program at the George Washington University, a program that is the regional leader in this type of surgery. Dr Frazier performed the 3,000th robotic case done at the GW University Hospital In August 2012. Considered a pioneer in this technology, Dr Frazier has mentored and trained over 80 surgeons in the use of the daVinci Robot.
Dr. Frazier was named to the 2012 US News & World Report "Top Doctors" list and was determined to be in the top 10% in his region in urology. Dr. Frazier was selected as a “Top Doctor” in Urology by the Washingtonian Magazine in 2008, 2010, and again in 2012. The Consumer Research Council of America has named Dr. Frazier one of “America's Top Physicians in Urology” for five years, and the Washington Checkbook Magazine recognized him as a Top Urologist in 2007. The Urology residents SMHS have honored Dr. Frazier three different times with their annual Departmental Teaching Excellence Award and he continues to serve an integral part in the training of medical students and residents at SMHS.
Dr. Frazier previously served as chief of Urology with the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, residency program director and assistant chairman of Urology at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, and associate professor of Surgery with The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. While serving in the US Navy, he also worked at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center, and served as a urologic consultant to the White House Medical Office, and the Congressional Medical Office.
Dr. Frazier received his medical degree with honors from Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, New Hampshire, where he was elected a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Honor Society. He completed his internship and residency at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland and received subspecialty training as a fellow in urologic oncology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina.
He is past president of the Washington Urological Society, licensed by the National Board of Medical Examiners and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. His professional memberships also include the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society, the American Medical Association, the American Urologic Association (AUA), the Mid Atlantic Section of the AUA, the Society of Urologic Oncology, the American Association of Clinical Urologists, the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, the Washington Urologic Society, the Society of Government Service Urologists, and the Reserve Officers Association of the United States.
Dr. Frazier retired as a captain in the Medical Corps of the United States Naval Reserve after more than 24 years of service to our country. He was highly regarded as a dynamic educator of countless medical personnel in Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) for battlefield and casualty management. His military awards include a Meritorious Service Medal, a Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, an Army Commendation Medal, and several Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals.
Dr. Frazier's research has been published in the Journal of Urology, Urology, Cancer, Journal of Surgical Oncology, Journal of Endourology, American Journal of Radiology, Journal of Endourology, Radiologic Clinics of North America, Urologic Radiology, Modern Pathology, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Problems in Urology, Journal of Forensic Science, World Journal of Urology, Journal of Ultrasound Medicine, and Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis.
Dr. Frazier is a US News & World Report ‘Top Doctor’ and was determined to be in the top 10% in his region in urology.