Care Team

Robert A. Batler, MD, FACS

Urologist, Robotic Surgeon

Specialties: Blood in Urine, Prostate Cancer, Renal Cancer, Renal/Ureteral Stones, Ureteral Stricture, Vasectomy
Locations: Carmel, Danville - Hendricks Regional Health Center

Dr. Batler joined Urology of Indiana in July 2003. He enjoys golf and reef aquariums. He is married and has three children.

In Practice

Joined Urology of Indiana in July 2003

Clinical Interests

His areas of special interest include prostate cancer, kidney cancer and laparoscopic, robotic and endoscopic urologic surgical techniques, urethral stricture disease.

Professional Positions

He has a strong research background, which began as an undergraduate where he worked as a Research Assistant in the Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Cell Biology at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. During medical school he was a Research Assistant in the Department of Genetics at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois and was awarded the NIH Intramural Training Grant in which he served as a Research Assistant in the Department of Endocrine Physiology at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland.

Memberships

  • American Urological Association
  • Indiana State Medical Association
  • Indianapolis Medical Society
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Certifications

Certified by the American Board of Urology

Education

Dr. Batler was born in Chicago, Illinois. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, in Evanston, Illinois, where he received his BA in Psychology. He then earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine. He completed his Urology residency at Northwestern University. He has a strong research background, which began as an undergraduate where he worked as a Research Assistant in the Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Cell Biology at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. During medical school he was a Research Assistant in the Department of Genetics at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois and was awarded the NIH Intramural Training Grant in which he served as a Research Assistant in the Department of Endocrine Physiology at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland.