Kathleen A. Sterling, M.D.

WashingtonianDr. Sterling practices general urology and her clinical areas of specialty include female urology, male and female voiding dysfunction, pelvic floor disorders, kidney stone disease, urological oncology, and erectile dysfunction. 

Previously, Dr. Sterling served as a Surface Warfare Officer in the United States Navy where she was stationed on board the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, supervising a team in planning missile strikes for Operation Iraqi Freedom. During this time, she was awarded the Navy-Marine Corps Commendation Medal.

2018-Washington -Top -Docs -Seal CopyPrior, she devised and executed emergency response training for the USS Normandy, where she led an engineering division and served as a public affairs liaison while deployed to the Mediterranean Sea and the Persian Gulf.

Curriculum Vitae

American Board of Urology
Incontinence , Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia/BPH, Kidney Stones, Overactive Bladder, Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy


  • Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, B.E., Civil Engineering
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Maryland Medical Center, internship, surgery
  • University of Maryland Medical Center, residency, urology 
American Urological Association (AUA), American Urogynecologic Society, Society of Women in Urology, Montgomery County Medical Society
Honors and Awards
Navy-Marine Corps Commendation Medal, Washingtonian Magazine Top Doctor, 2016 and 2017

Office Locations

Germantown - Boland Farm Road20528 Boland Farm Road Suite #202Germantown, MD 20876301-530-1700 - Office - Fax (see map)
Bethesda6410 Rockledge Dr. Suite #503Bethesda, MD 20817301-530-1700 - Office301-530-0418 - Fax (see map)