Arjun Sivaraman, MD, MBBS, MS, MCH

Assistant Professor of Surgery


Specialty Areas

  • Urologic cancers
  • Robotic urologic surgery
  • Prostate biopsy

Common Procedures

  • Robotic radical prostatectomy
  • Robotic / open radical and partial nephrectomy
  • MRI guided prostate biopsy – Transrectal and Transperineal
  • Focal ablation for prostate cancer – Cryoabaltion Robotic / open radical cystectomy with urinary diversion Robotic adrenalectomy Orchiectomy RPLND Penectomy / inguinal lymphadenectomy

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Testicular cancer
  • Penile cancer
  • Adrenal mass / cancer

Board Certifications



Medical School: Madras Medical College, Chennai, India


2009 General Surgery Residency, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, India

2014 Urology Residency, St. John’s Medical College Hospital, Bangalore, India


2016 Robotic Urologic Surgery and Focal Therapy Fellowship, Institute Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France

2018 Urologic Oncology Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

Professional Memberships

American Urology Association

Society of Urologic Oncology


Areas of Research Interest

Image guided prostate biopsy and ablation of prostate cancer

Kidney cancer genomics



Hospital Affiliations

Alton Memorial Hospital

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Christian Hospital

Patients Seen At

Alton Memorial Hospital
2 Memorial Drive
Medical Office Building A, Suite 205
Alton, IL 62002

Christian Hospital
11155 Dunn Road, Suite 202N
Medical Office Building 1
St. Louis, MO 63136

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To request an appointment with Dr. Sivaraman, please call (618) 463-7174.