Affan Zafar, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Urology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in genitourinary cancers including prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular cancer.

Dr. Zafar earned his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine. He completed a residency in urologic surgery at Washington University’s Barnes-Jewish Hospital and received advanced fellowship training in urologic oncology at Harvard Medical School. He joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2023.

Dr. Zafar is a member of the American Urological Association and the Society of Urologic Oncology.

He has delivered presentations at national meetings and published peer-reviewed academic articles on bladder cancer and bladder preservation treatments.

Personal Note

When he’s not at work, Dr. Zafar enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, traveling, hiking, and reading.

Education & Training
  • Medical School - Baylor College of Medicine
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American Urological Association
  • Society of Urologic Oncology
Books & Publications
  • Books
    • Management of infertility in Klinefelter Syndrome in Male Infertility: A Clinical Approach
      Ramasamy R, Zafar A (2017), New York, Springer
  • Improving surveillance for prostate and bladder cancer
  • Improving bladder preservation treatments for bladder cancer

Clinical Focus

  • Bladder Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Robotic Surgery

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at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Richardson/Plano 3030 Waterview Parkway, 1st Floor
Richardson, Texas 75080
972-669-7007 Directions to Urology