David E. Rapp MD


Medical School
George Washington University

University of Chicago

University of Chicago

Virginia Mason Medical Center






  • Urology
  • Robotic Surgery


Dr. Rapp is co-director of the Virginia Urology Center for Incontinence and Pelvic Floor Reconstruction. He is Board-certified in both Urology and Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Rapp received his undergraduate training at The University of Virginia and his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine and completed his urology residency at the University of Chicago. Dr. Rapp completed fellowship training at The Virginia Mason Medical Center in incontinence and pelvic floor prolapse.

Dr. Rapp is an active researcher and instructor of residents, serving as associate clinical professor at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. His research has focused on novel treatments for incontinence and prolapse, including the use of botulinum toxin injections for overactive bladder. He has published more than 80 scientific articles and chapters and presented at numerous national and international meetings. He has received numerous awards for his research and clinical work and been invited to serve as a panelist for the Society of Female Urology’s national meeting.

Dr. Rapp’s clinical and research interests include the advanced surgical treatments of both female and male incontinence, as well as pelvic floor prolapse. Dr. Rapp is trained to perform advanced pelvic prolapse reconstruction using the da Vinci robot. Dr. Rapp also specializes in urethral reconstruction for urethral stricture disease and novel treatments for incontinence following prostatectomy, including the male sling.


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