Care Team

Alexander J. Tatem, MD

Urologist

Specialties: Erectile Dysfunction, Low Testosterone, Male Fertility, Men's Health, Penile Implants, Peyronie's Disease, Vasectomy Reversal
Locations: Greenwood, Men's Health Center, Naab Road

Dr. Alexander J. Tatem is originally from Savannah, Georgia. He enjoys traveling with his wife, hiking, snowboarding, photography, and spending time with friends and family.

In Practice

Joined Urology of Indiana in August of 2019.

Clinical Interests

Male Fertility, Erectile Dysfunction, Penile Implant Surgery, Microsurgical Vasectomy Reversal and Varicocele Repair, Peyronie’s Disease, Penile Reconstruction, Fertility Preservation, Low Testosterone, Complex Sperm Retrieval

Professional Positions

Dr. Tatem is a distinguished member of the Andrology community having published >20 peer manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals. He has presented award-winning research in the fields of both male fertility and sexual medicine at several international meetings. He is an active member of both the Sexual Medicine Society of North America and the Society for the Study of Male Reproduction where he serves on outreach committees for both organizations. He helped establish Indiana’s first fertility preservation program for young patients facing cancer treatment at Riley Hospital for Children where he still serves. He has a passion for patient advocacy and posts regularly at his personal website www.alextatemmd.com.

Memberships

  • American Urological Association
  • Sexual Medicine Society of North America
  • Society for the Study of Male Reproduction
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • Society for Male Reproduction and Urology
  • Society of Urologic Prosthetic Surgeons
  • Alpha Omega Alpha

Certifications

Dr. Tatem is considered board eligible by the American Board of Urology.

Fellowships

Fellowship in Male Fertility, Microsurgery, and Sexual Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine.

Education

Dr. Tatem graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia where he was a HOPE scholar and he received his B.S. degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. He completed his internship in General Surgery followed by his residency in Urology at Indiana University in Indianapolis, Indiana. He then elected to pursue advanced training with a fellowship in Male Fertility, Microsurgery, and Sexual Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.