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Urology Specialist 

Chief of Endourology and Stone Disease in the Department of Urology at Northwestern Medicine 

About Dr. Krambeck 

Chief of Endourology and Stone Disease in the Department of Urology and Professor of Urology

Dr. Amy Krambeck is a distinguished urologist renowned for her expertise in addressing complex kidney stones and enlarged prostates. As one of the foremost authorities in the field, she has cultivated a reputation for excellence through her extensive experience and remarkable proficiency in performing HoLEP (Holmium Laser Enucleation of Prostate). Dr. Krambeck's unparalleled skill set uniquely positions her as a trusted surgeon capable of navigating the intricacies of the most challenging cases in urology. 


With a dedication to advancing patient care, Dr. Krambeck has become a beacon of hope for individuals worldwide grappling with complex urological conditions. Her commitment to providing compassionate care is evident in the positive impact she has had on patients from diverse backgrounds. Dr. Krambeck seamlessly combines cutting-edge medical techniques with a genuine sense of empathy, ensuring that every patient receives not only the highest standard of medical care but also the comfort of compassionate support throughout their healthcare journey.

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Areas of Expertise

Kidney Stones

Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP)

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)  Treatments

Bladder Stones

Lithotripsy/stone removal

"Empathy is the cornerstone of my care. Every patient deserves not just medical expertise, but genuine understanding and support throughout their journey to wellness."



"Dr. Krambeck is a world-class surgeon and she has a wonderful bedside manner. She is like an angel and we are so happy with the results of our HoLEP surgery"

Gary K.

Happy Senior Couple

"My stream hasn't been this strong since I was 20 years old.  I wish I had the HoLEP surgery 20 years ago!"

Bill N.

Smiling Senior Woman

​"I had seen multiple other physicians before I met Dr. Krambeck that just weren't able to help me.  Thanks to Dr. Krambeck's exceptional expertise, I regained my hope for recovery!"

Patti T.

Recent News 

1000 HoLEP patients 
at Northwestern Medicine

FEBRARURY 10, 2023

2023 AUA: Dr. Krambeck 
recaps the BPH update

APRIL 30, 2023


Access Educational Materials 

Explore a wealth of valuable information at your fingertips by delving into the comprehensive patient educational materials.

Resources For Urologist

Dr. Amy Krambeck, along with Dr. Tim Large, has partnered with Lumenis, Inc., to introduce a groundbreaking initiative known as MOSES HoLEP University. This global educational platform harnesses the innovative MOSES laser technology to empower urologists worldwide in offering their patients the gold-standard treatment for enlarged prostate, holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) with MOSES. By providing comprehensive HoLEP training accessible to all urologists, regardless of location or schedule constraints, this initiative addresses a critical educational need in the field, ensuring optimal care for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

How to set up a HoLEP practice?

Step-by-step HoLEP techniques


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Suggested patient follow-ups

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Overcoming obstacles


About the Moses HoLEP University

The HOLEP University offers an extensive 14-module series covering the groundbreaking Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP) procedure. Each module delves deeply into various aspects of this advanced technique, providing comprehensive insights into patient selection, surgical planning, operative techniques, and post-operative care. Led by leading experts in the field, HOLEP University ensures a thorough understanding of the procedure's principles, equipment utilization, and potential complications. Participants gain hands-on experience through simulated surgeries, case discussions, and interactive sessions, empowering them to master this minimally invasive approach for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) with confidence and precision. Whether experienced surgeons seeking to enhance their skills or newcomers eager to explore the frontier of urologic surgery, HOLEP University offers a transformative educational experience at the forefront of modern healthcare.


Embark on a transformative journey in urology by joining Dr. Amy Krambeck's Endourology Fellowship program. As a fellow in this prestigious program, you will have the unique opportunity to work alongside Dr. Krambeck, a renowned expert in the field. The fellowship offers a comprehensive and hands-on experience, focusing on cutting-edge techniques in endourology, kidney stone management, and advanced surgical procedures. Dr. Krambeck's mentorship ensures a dynamic learning environment where fellows gain unparalleled exposure to complex cases, honing their skills and knowledge in urological care. By joining this fellowship, you become part of a collaborative and innovative team committed to advancing the field of urology.


Dr. Amy Krambeck and her esteemed research team are spearheading groundbreaking initiatives within the realm of Urology. Focused on expanding our comprehension of kidney stones and associated ailments, Dr. Krambeck is actively leading innovative projects aimed at pioneering new treatment methodologies.


Together, they are passionately exploring fresh avenues to elevate patient outcomes and elevate the standard of urological care. Driven by an unwavering commitment to ongoing research, Dr. Krambeck's vision is to push the boundaries of knowledge in urology, fostering advancements in medical science and patient well-being. Stay tuned for the latest developments emerging from Dr. Krambeck's research endeavors, poised to chart new territories in urological research.

Science Lab

Show Your Support

Patients often inquire about supporting Dr. Krambeck`s  research at Northwestern. Dr. Krambeck is conducting innovative studies to enhance BPH and kidney stone treatment, your contribution could fund fellowships, research, or equipment. Click the link to learn more and support Dr. Krambeck`s  work.


Stay abreast of cutting-edge developments and insights in urology by exploring the latest videos in the media section of Dr. Amy Krambeck's website. Immerse yourself in a dynamic visual experience where Dr. Krambeck shares her expertise on a range of urological topics, including the latest advancements in treating complex kidney stones and enlarged prostates.




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