Dr. Wright grew up in Yakima, Washington. He attended Boston College where he graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Economics (with Honors). He was elected into Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Epsilon Delta (Premedical Honor Society), Omicron Delta Epsilon (Economics Honor Society), the Order of the Cross and Crown and the Golden Key National Honor Society. He received his Medical Degree, with Honors, from the University of Washington School of Medicine where he was elected into Alpha Omega Alpha, the Medical Honor Society.
Dr. Wright did his Surgical and Urological Residency training at the University of Washington. He then completed a two-year Fellowship in Urologic Oncology at the University of Washington. Dr. Wright specializes in the care of genitourinary cancers, including treating bladder, prostate, kidney, penis and testicular cancers. Dr. Wright performs minimally invasive robotic surgeries, including robotic prostatectomies, robotic cystectomies, robotic partial nephrectomies and robotic inguinal lymph node dissections.
Dr. Wright also has a Master’s Degree in Epidemiology from the University of Washington School of Public Health and is an Affiliate Investigator at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Dr. Wright research interests include the relationship between obesity and prostate cancer, genetics and cancer, and patient outcomes in urologic cancers. He is involved in several clinical trials through the University of Washington and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
In his free time, Dr. Wright enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, playing tennis and exercising.