Dr. Michael J. Curran

Practicing in Dedham

B.S., University of Notre Dame (1990)
M.D., Indiana University (1994)
Residency – Massachusetts General Hospital (General Surgery) and Lahey Clinic (Urology)
Research Fellow – Children’s Hospital and Lahey Clinic


Dr. Curran is trained and certified in 3D MRI fusion biopsy, a diagnostic procedure with higher accuracy than biopsy guided by ultrasound alone.

Dr. Curran received special recognition for research on three separate occasions, and was named a Scholar in Urology by Pfizer Pharmaceutical Corporation.

Dr. Curran was honored with inclusion in South Shore Living and Cape Cod Magazine’s Top Doctor Award in 2016.

Dr. Curran grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is a 1990 graduate of the University of Notre Dame where he was a member of Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Honor Society. He attended medical school at Indiana University where he was voted the top student in Urology by the residents and faculty. At I.U., Dr. Curran served as Vice-President for the Class of 1994 and as the Treasurer of Student Council.

Upon graduating from Indiana University, Dr. Curran completed a clerkship in Oncology at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Dublin, Ireland. Dr. Curran served as an intern and resident in General Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital, and completed a one year research fellowship at Children’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Curran was awarded a First Prize in Clinical Research by the American Academy of Pediatrics, Section of Urology for his investigation of the genetic transmission of vesicoureteral reflux disease. The last three years of his training were completed at the Lahey Clinic as a Urology resident, where he served as Chief Resident in Urology. During his tenure as a resident, Dr. Curran received special recognition for his research on three separate occasions, and he was named a Scholar in Urology by Pfizer Pharmaceutical Corporation.

Dr. Curran has been in private practice since July 2000 and served as Urologist in Chief at Norwood Hospital until 2012. He and his wife have two children.

Speaking Engagements
Dr. Curran speaks at the Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Symposium about why (and how) physicians should help preserve patient access to high quality, cost-efficient health care:

Watch Dr. Curran: What is BPH?

Hospital Affiliations
Norwood Hospital

Service Address(es)
910 Washington Street
Dedham, MA 02026
(p) (781) 762-0471
(f) (781) 762-8072