Timothy D. Lyon, M.D.



  1. Jacksonville, Florida



Timothy D. Lyon, M.D., is a fellowship-trained urologic oncologist with subspecialty expertise in the multidisciplinary management of urologic cancers. His clinical interests include:

  • Robotic and open radical cystectomy for bladder cancer
  • Orthotopic neobladder reconstruction
  • Noninvasive bladder cancer, including intravesical therapy and blue light cystoscopy
  • Surgical management of advanced renal cell carcinoma
  • Nephron-sparing partial nephrectomy
  • Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testicular cancer
  • Nerve-sparing robotic prostatectomy

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Lyon is active in medical education and research, publishing regularly in the peer-reviewed scientific literature and providing mentorship to trainees. He is an active clinical investigator and is currently recruiting for multiple clinical trials investigating novel therapies for the treatment of genitourinary malignancies. Dr. Lyon is board certified by the American Board of Urology.

  1. Bladder removal
  2. Neobladder reconstruction
  3. Nephrectomy
  4. Partial nephrectomy
  5. Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testicular cancer
  6. Robotic prostatectomy
  7. Robotic surgery
  8. Urinary diversion

Jacksonville, Florida

  1. 2019
    Fellow - Urologic OncologyUrologic Oncology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2018
    Postdoctoral Certificate - Clinical and Translational ScienceMayo Clinic Center for Clinical and Translational Science
  3. 2017
    Resident - UrologyUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  4. 2013
    Resident - General SurgeryUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  5. 2012
    Internship - General SurgeryUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  6. 2011
    MD - Medical SchoolUniversity of Kansas School of Medicine
  7. 2007
    BA - Psychology, Chemistry (minor)DePauw University

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    Educator of the YearUrology Residency Program, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  2. 2020
    Kern ScholarRobert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery
  3. 2018
    Reviewer of the Month, July 2018European Urology
  4. 2018
    First Prize, Kelalis Resident Essay CompetitionMinnesota Urological Society
  5. 2016
    First Place, Resident Essay CompetitionUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  6. 2015
    Second Place, Resident Prize Essay ContestNortheastern Section, American Urological Association
  7. 2015
    First Place, Resident BowlAmerican Urological Association
  8. 2014
    Best Poster, Oncology II Moderated Poster SectionNortheastern Section, American Urological Association
  9. 2011
    Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Honor SocietyArnold P. Gold Foundation
  10. 2011
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor SocietyAlpha Omega Alpha
  11. 2011
    Don Carlos Guffey Award in the History and Philosophy of MedicineUniversity of Kansas School of Medicine
  12. 2007
    Harry and Christine Lose ScholarshipUniversity of Kansas School of Medicine
  13. 2007
    Phi Beta Kappa Honor SocietyPhi Beta Kappa
  14. 2007
    Summa cum laude and Honor Scholar, DePauw UniversitySumma cum laude
  15. 2001
    Eagle ScoutBoy Scouts of America

Professional memberships

  1. 2021 - present
    MemberTransformation workstream -- Strengthen the Disease Groups, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  2. 2020 - present
    MemberSurgical Quality Subcommittee, Surgical Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida
  3. 2020 - present
    MemberSoutheastern Section of the American Urological Association
  4. 2020 - present
    MemberEuropean Association of Urology
  5. 2020 - present
    Clerkship DirectorDepartment of Urology
  6. 2020 - present
    MemberClinical Competency Committee
  7. 2019 - present
    MemberFlorida Urological Society
  8. 2019 - present
    Resident Applicant ReviewerDepartment of Urology
  9. 2019 - present
    MemberAsk Mayo Expert, Urology Knowledge Content Board
  10. 2019 - present
    MemberPractice Optimization and Acceleration Committee
  11. 2018 - present
    MemberBladder Cancer Think Tank, Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network
  12. 2017 - 2019
    MemberMinnesota Urological Society
  13. 2017 - present
    MemberSociety of Urologic Oncology
  14. 2012 - 2017
    Education CommitteeUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  15. 2012 - present
    MemberAmerican Urological Association
  16. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons