Dr. Michael L Cher MD Urologist

Dr. Michael Cher is an urologist in Detroit, Michigan and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital of Michigan and Detroit Receiving Hospital/University Health Center. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Cher accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Children's Hospital of Michigan and one of 10 at Detroit Receiving Hospital/University Health Center who specialize in Urology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Urologist: General Urology

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, General Surgery, 1986–1988

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, Urology, 1988–1992

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Urologic Oncology, 1992–1995

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Urology
Certified in Urology

MI State Medical License
Active through 2017

Publications & Presentations

Transcriptional Regulation of CXCR4 in Prostate Cancer: Significance of TMPRSS2-ERG Fusions.
Singareddy, R.,Semaan, L.,Conley-Lacomb, M. K.,St John, J.,Powell, K.,Iyer, M.,Smith, D.,Heilbrun, L. K.,Shi, D.,Sakr, W.,Cher, M. L.,Chinni, S. R.

Loss of Let-7 Up-Regulates EZH2 in Prostate Cancer Consistent with the Acquisition of Cancer Stem Cell Signatures That Are Attenuated by BR-DIM.
Kong, D., Heath, E., Chen, W., Cher, M. L., Powell, I., Heilbrun, L., Li, Y., Ali, S., Sethi, S., Hassan, O., Hwang, C., Gupta, N., Chitale, D., Sakr, W. A., Menon, M., Sarkar, F. H.

PTEN Regulates PDGF Ligand Switch for ?-PDGFR Signaling in Prostate Cancer.
Conley-Lacomb, M.K., Huang, W., Wang, S., Shi, D., Jung, Y.S., Najy, A., Fridman, R., Bonfil, R.D., Cher, M.L., Chen, Y.Q., Kim, H.C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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