Dr. Nathaly François is a fellowship-trained urologist whose primary areas of focus include the medical and surgical management of kidney stone disease and robotic surgery for benign and malignant diseases of the kidney. She also practices general urology with a focus on bladder control conditions and urinary incontinence diagnosis and treatment including sacral neuromodulation. Prior to joining Chesapeake Urology, Dr. François practiced urology in Cedar Rapids, IA.

After receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Neuroscience from Hamilton College in Clinton, NY, Dr. François received her medical degree at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. She completed her General Surgery Internship and Urology Residency at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, IL. She went on to complete her fellowship training in Endourology and Minimally Invasive Surgery at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbia, OH. She is board-certified by the American Board of Urology.

Dr. François has been nominated as an Outstanding Colleague and Mentor/Educator and for the Patient Advocate Award. She is a member of the American Urological Association, the Society of Women in Urology, the Endourological Society, and several other prestigious professional groups. She has also been involved in numerous clinical research studies as a co-investigator, has presented on several urologic topics, and has contributed to published journal articles and publications.

Dr. François’ approach to working with patients is to empower them with the appropriate information needed to understand their disease process(es) while delivering compassionate care. In addition to English, Dr. François is fluent in Haitian Creole and French.

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  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia/BPH
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Endourology
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Stones
  • Metabolic Management of Kidney Stones
  • Minimally Invasive Robotic Kidney Surgery
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • UPJ Obstruction
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vasectomy


  • English
  • French
  • Haitian Creole

Education and Achievements

Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, Bachelor of Arts, Neuroscience
The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine degree
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL, General Surgery Internship, Urology Residency
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbia, OH, fellowship training in Endourology and Minimally Invasive Surgery
Honors & Awards
Outstanding Colleague and Mentor/Educator
American Board of Urology
American Urological Association
Society of Women in Urology
Endourological Society

Office Locations

Charter Drive/Columbia

10710 Charter Drive, Suite 130, Columbia, Maryland 21044, United States
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