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Benjamin T. Ristau, M.D., M.H.A.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Urologic Oncology
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Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 860-679-4100
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B.S.Furman UniversityPsychology
M.D.University of Connecticut School of MedicineMedicine
M.H.A.Fox School of Business, Temple UniversityHealth Administration

Post-Graduate Training
InternshipUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical CenterGeneral Surgery
ResidencyUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical CenterUrology (Chief Resident 2014-2015)
FellowshipFox Chase Cancer CenterUrologic Oncology

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Distinguished Scholar AwardFox School of Business
Best of Section PosterNortheast Section of the AUA Annual Meeting
Laparoscopic Skills Competition FinalistNortheast Section of the AUA Annual Meeting
Award for ProfessionalismConnecticut State Medical Society
Cancer Research Training AwardNational Cancer Institute

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Should Gleason 6 Still Be Called Cancer?
    Turner RM, Ristau BT, and Nelson JB Prostate Cancer, 2nd edition 41-45

Case Reports



  • Erratum to ``Surgical care of the geriatric patient'' [YMSG 56(7) (2019) 260-329].
    Katz, Marilyn; Silverstein, Nicole; Coll, Patrick; Sullivan, Gail; Mortensen, Eric M; Sachs, Adam; Gross, Jeffrey B; Girard, Eric; Liang, Joy; Ristau, Benjamin T; Stevenson, Christina; Smith, Phillip P; Shames, Brian D; Millea, Ryan; Ali, Irfan; Poulos, Constantine M; Ramaraj, Akila B; Otukoya, Azuka Onye; McFadden, David W Current problems in surgery 2019 Dec;56(12):100647