Dr. Orton has remarkable credentials and is excited to be part of our local medical community after finding a fit with our practice and falling in love with the beautiful Pacific Northwest like we all have. He completed his fellowship in minimally invasive and robotic surgery at the City of Hope National Medical Center, one of the busiest and most progressive robotic surgery centers in the world. After completing his training he has performed over 800 robotic surgeries. Dr. Orton has extensive da Vinci robot surgical experience in advanced surgery and treatment of urologic cancer of the bladder, kidney, and prostate.
For the past seven years, Dr. Orton has served as Assistant Professor and Medical Director of Urology at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia. It is here that his experience as a urologist and minimally invasive surgical specialist has uniquely prepared him for this exciting new stage of his personal and professional life on the west coast. Dr. Orton has also been recognized at an international level for his expertise most recently in Italy.
During his time away from his profession, Dr. Orton enjoys spending time with friends, family and his kids. He loves to travel, listen to music, attend live music events, eating and experiencing good foods, and enjoys being outdoors. He stays very active by exercising and playing tennis, but also enjoys watching sports and attending sporting events.