About Advanced Urology
Kjell Youngren, MD, brings nearly 20 years of urology experience to Advanced Urology in Cedar Knolls, New Jersey. In addition to general urology, he is skilled in treating chronic pelvic pain, overactive bladder, kidney stones, incontinence, and urologic cancers. He frequently performs painless, in-office, no-scalpel vasectomies.
Dr. Youngren graduated Bowdoin College summa cum laude, with honors in chemistry, and a double major in French. He also trained at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. Dr. Youngren interned in general surgery at the University of Southern California and completed his urology residency at UMDNJ-NJ Medical School, where he was the recipient of several awards for teaching and research.
Dr. Youngren is board certified by the American Board of Urology and an active member of the American Urological Association. He loves the challenges of community clinical practice and enjoys solving complex problems. His goal is to give relief, knowledge, and comfort to his patients and their families.
The son of two veterinarians, Dr. Youngren was raised with a love of nature, animals, the outdoors, and a deep sense of compassion and kindness. When not working, he enjoys spending family time with his wife and four children, hiking, reading, cooking and eating spicy food, collecting vintage jazz, soul, reggae and salsa records, building hi-fi equipment with vacuum tubes, and collecting vintage mechanical watches. In addition to English, Dr. Youngren speaks Spanish and French.
"Dr. Youngren, is a fine doctor, not only professional and knows his stuff, but actually a caring doctor."
"Dr. Youngren explains everything make you feel very comfortable. There should be more doctors like him. I recommend him very highly."
"Straight to the point, knowledgeable and professional , I recommend Dr. Youngren anytime he staff is very friendly and professional."
"He has always been a very professional and thorough specialist with an excellent, caring bedside manner. His staffs are highly competent, professional, and personable."
"I think if you don't go see Dr. Youngren, even if just as a second opinion to another Urologist, you're really missing out on a whole different level of healthcare."
"A great doctor, very pleasant personality, skillful and a real expert both in examination and in surgery. I am very lucky to have him as one of my doctors."