Harsha R. Mittakanti, MD, joined Montage Medical Group as a urologist in 2019. He completed his residency at Stanford University and did a fellowship in robotic urologic surgery at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle with Dr. James Porter, one of the world’s preeminent robotic surgeons. Dr. Mittakanti also serves as medical director of the Robotic Surgery Program at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula.
Dr. Mittakanti grew up in Houston, Texas and studied biomedical engineering at the University of Texas in Austin, where he graduated magna cum laude. He then spent a year teaching primary-school English in Thailand and traveling through Southeast Asia prior to attending Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. During his residency at Stanford University, he discovered his passion for minimally invasive surgery. He has authored numerous research publications on kidney stones, prostate cancer, and kidney cancer, and he has written multiple chapters on robotic surgical technique.
Dr. Mittakanti practices in all areas of urology, with a special interest in urologic oncology, benign prostate hyperplasia, or prostate gland enlargement, and minimally invasive and robotic surgery.