Dr. Brad Lerner was appointed Clinical Director of United Urology Group’s Ambulatory Surgical Centers in 2019. He also serves as the President of Chesapeake Urology, a position he has held since 2016, and as Clinical Director of Chesapeake’s Summit Ambulatory Surgical Centers. Dr. Lerner is a member of United Urology’s Executive Clinical Team.
In 1990, Dr. Lerner began his urology career in Baltimore with Urologic Surgery Associates where he was Medical Director of the practice’s ambulatory surgical centers. After the merger with Chesapeake Urology Associates in 2006, he became the Vice President of Chesapeake Urology and then took over as the Medical Director of the Summit Ambulatory Surgical Center Division. Since 2006, Dr. Lerner has led the growth of the Summit surgical centers, which today consists of 18 centers where over 50,000 procedures are performed annually. The Summit surgical centers are accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).
As Medical Director, his responsibilities include implementing and monitoring policies governing the operations of the ASCs as well as ensuring the daily delivery of high quality, safe patient care through a broad range of clinical, business, regulatory and operational practices. Dr. Lerner is regarded in the national medical community as a progressive leader in surgical centers. Dr. Lerner also maintains a clinical urology practice at Union Memorial Hospital, where he is Chief, Division of Urology. He is also the Urology Consultant for the NFL Baltimore Ravens.
Dr. Lerner received his general surgery and urology training at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, where he also received his Doctor of Medicine degree. He is certified as a solo and Medicare surveyor for AAAHC and achieved the Certified Administrator Surgery Center designation in 2013.