Dr. Lilly is originally from Houston, Texas. He got his BA in Biology and Philosophy at Rice University. He went to Medical School at the University of North Carolina. He did his Surgery and Urology residency at the University of California at San Diego. He has been in Urology practice since 1990 with Seattle Urological Associates. He is a past Chief of Urology at Swedish Hospital and is the current Medical Director for Genitourinary Oncology at the Swedish Cancer Institute. He is also the past President of the Washington State Urology Society. He has a special interest in robotic surgery and has performed well over 300 cases as the primary surgeon. He has proctored other surgeons in robotic surgery in Washington, Idaho and California.