Dr. Joseph Thum was born and raised in Sioux Falls, SD. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry from the University of Sioux Falls. He went on to receive his Medical Degree from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. After medical school, Dr. Thum completed his general surgery internship and urologic surgery residency at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Thum joined Urology Specialists in August 2018. His interests include the outdoors and spending time with his wife and their three German Shepherds.