Boyd R. Viers, M.D.

  1. Urologist



  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Dr. Boyd Viers is a Urologist specializing in genitourinary reconstruction in the Department of Urology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He received his undergraduate training at Iowa State University in Ames, IA. He underwent his medical training at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE and completed residency training in urology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He continued specialty fellowship training in trauma and genitourinary reconstruction at UT Southwestern in Dallas, TX. His research and clinical interests include open and advanced robotic reconstruction of male urethral stricture disease, ureteral stricture, and ureteropelvic junction obstruction. He also has an interest in the surgical treatment of radiation, trauma, and iatrogenic urinary injury. Dr. Viers is an active member of American Urological Association, North Central Section, and the Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed original articles and speaks nationally on topics of genitourinary reconstruction.

  1. Penis injury
  2. Ureteropelvic junction obstruction
  3. Urethral stricture
  1. Reconstructive surgery
  2. Robotic surgery
  3. Ureteral reconstruction
  4. Urethroplasty
  5. Urinary diversion
  • Open and advanced robotic genitourinary reconstruction
  • Male urethral stricture disease
  • Ureteral stricture
  • Ureteropelvic junction obstruction
  • Urological injury secondary to radiation and trauma
  • Genitourinary fistula
  • Urinary diversion
  • Male stress incontinence
  • Reconstruction of male external genitalia
  • Tissue substitution and regeneration for urinary reconstruction
  • Minimally invasive and robotic surgery
  1. 2017
    Mayo Clinic Scholar - Trauma and Genitourinary ReconstructionUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  2. 2016
    ResidentUrology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2016
    Resident - UrologyDepartment of Urology
  4. 2011
    Internship - Department of General SurgeryUniversity of Nebraska Medical Center
  5. 2010
    MDUniversity of Nebraska Medical Center
  6. 2005
    Bachelor - PsychologyIowa State University


  1. 2019
    UrologyAmerican Board of Urology

Awards and honors

  1. 2011
    Resident Teacher of the YearUniversity of Nebraska Medical Center

Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    MemberSociety of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons
  2. 2017 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Urology
  3. 2017 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Urology
  4. 2012 - present
    ChairAthletic Committee, Mayo Fellows Association
  5. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican Urologic Association
  6. 2009 - present
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha
  7. 2008 - 2009
    Vice PresidentNebraska Chapter, American Medical Student Association
  8. 2007 - 2009
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  9. 2007 - 2008
    PresidentSurgery Interest Group, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  10. 2007 - present
    Sub-committe - MemberResidency Symposium Committee, American Medical Association
  11. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  12. 2004 - 2020
    MemberPhi Beta Kappa
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