The Urology Practice of Dr. David J. Laub

Santa Barbara Urologist David J Laub

Located across from Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, Dr. David J. Laub is dedicated to providing careful diagnosis and treatment services in a patient-friendly setting.

Committed to Delivering Personalized Care

Dr. Laub and his staff are committed to delivering personalized care to help patients achieve the best possible results. As a urologist, Dr. Laub has expertise in medical treatments, urological surgery, minimally invasive procedures, and drug therapies for urological symptoms and diseases.

Dr. Laub provides laparoscopic surgery, including nephrectomy and prostatectomy, offering Da Vinci Robotic Prostatectomy, and sling procedures for male and female incontinence.

Specializing in Minimally Invasive Treatment for Enlarged Prostate

  • Safe and highly effective outpatient procedures
  • Resume normal activity within 24 hours
  • Medicare and insurance approved
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  • Patient education videos

Our goal is to provide the highest quality of medical and surgical care for your urological conditions at a reasonable cost. Optimizing your health is our highest priority, and we want you to be satisfied with your care and our recommendations.

David J. Laub, MD - Education and Training

Dr. David Laub was raised in New Rochelle, New York. He received his bachelor's degree in psychology at UCLA and received his medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed six years of surgical training in urology at Kaiser Permanente Foundation Hospital in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Laub is certified by the American Board of Urology.

Specializing in Minimally Invasive Procedures

Dr. Laub's training enabled him to be involved with the early development of minimally invasive procedures for the treatment of female urinary incontinence and with the first laser and laproscopic treatments for prostate desease in men. Dr. Laub is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art urological care of the highest quality. Because of this commitment, patients can be assured that the very latest medically safe procedures are available to them. In the office, he provides the latest technology in prostate ultrasound and fiber optic cystoscopy.

Clinical Researcher and Respected Authority

Dr. Laub has been involved in a wide range of clinical research projects. They have included interstitial cystitis, prostate cancer markers, minimally invasive urinary incontinence procedures, and, most recently, testosterone supplementation.

He has been featured on the Cottage Hospital Health Life Series "Treatment of Benign Prostate Diseases," "Prostate Cancer Discussion with Dr. David Laub," and on KEYT Channel 3 news regarding the management of prostate cancer. ABC's 20/20 interviewed him regarding medical second opinions. Dr. Laub welcomes inquiries from professional, community, and school groups regarding speaking engagements. He can address a variety of urological topics.

Dr. Laub has served on multiple committees at Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara since 1992, and currently serves as Chairman of the Departement of Urology.