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Published on November 22, 2013

Dr. Tony Highshaw Joins Altru

Altru Health System, Grand Forks, ND – Tony Highshaw, MD, joins Altru’s urology team. Dr. Highshaw earned his medical degree from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. He then completed general surgery training at USC Medical Center. Following his extensive research in urology, he completed a residency at the University of California- Davis in Sacramento. After his residency, Dr. Highshaw was accepted to the MD Anderson Cancer Center urologic oncology fellowship. Prior to joining Altru, Dr. Highshaw established a private urology practice and served as the director of the prostate cancer education and support group for the Riverside Medical Clinic Foundation. Dr. Highshaw is a diplomate of the American Board of Urology.

About Altru’s Urology Department

Altru’s urologists specialize in disease of the urinary tract in both males and females and the genital tract in males. Prior to seeing a urologist, patients should see their primary doctor for lab work and to rule out cases of infection or mass development. Your primary care physician and urologist work together to help choose the best treatment for your needs and lifestyle.

About Altru Health System

Altru Health System is a community-owned, integrated system with an acute care hospital, a rehabilitation hospital, more than a dozen clinics in Grand Forks and the region, a large home care network, and a congregate living facility. It employs nearly 200 physicians and 3,800 staff and has annual net operating revenue of more than $400 million.