Dr. Lauren Wood Thum

Dr. Lauren Wood Thum

Urologist in Sioux Falls, SD

Dr. Lauren Wood Thum grew up in Newport News, Virginia. She received both her undergraduate degree with distinction and medical degree from the University of Virginia. She completed her general surgery internship and urology residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles as a member of the inaugural residency class. She joined Urology Specialists in 2018 after completing a fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPM-RS) at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is board certified in both urology and FPM-RS. Dr. Wood sees patients in Sioux Falls and Brookings. Her interests include exercising, practicing yoga, and spending time with her husband, their two sons, and three German Shepherds.


Meet Dr. Wood

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Dr. Wood Discusses Overactive Bladder

Dr. Wood Discusses InterStim

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Dr. Wood Discusses Urogynecologic Conditions


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