Malcolm Root, M.D.

Dr. Malcolm Root has been practicing urology in Tampa Florida since 1992. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Urology. After receiving his medical degree at the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, he completed his urology training at the University of South Florida.

He was the Founding President of Florida Urology Partners. He has published articles in several journals, and presented papers at both local and national meetings. He previously served as Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida and has served as Chief of Urology at Tampa General Hospital. He is actively involved with the Hillsborough County Medical Association, having been on the executive committee and as Vice President. He has interests in all aspects of general Urology.


  • Franklin and Marshall College – B.A. Biology – Lancaster, PA
  • Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine – Hershey, PA


  • Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine – Milton Hershey Medical Center – General
  • Surgery – Hershey, PA  


  • University of South Florida College of Medicine – Urology – Tampa, FL

Board Certification:

  • Board Certified – Urology

Medical Accreditations:

  • Diplomate American Board of Urology

Professional Society Membership:

  • Hillsborough County Medical Association
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Florida Physician’s Association
  • Tampa Bay Urologic Society
  • Florida Urologic Society
  • Southeast Section, American Urologic Association
  • American Urological Association
  • American Association of Clinical Urologists

Clinical Expertise:

  • Urology
  • Urological Surgery

Special Interests:

  • Percutaneous and Endoscopic Stone Management
  • Robotics/Laparoscopy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Renal Cancer
  • General Urology

Urology Specialties:

  • Kidney Stone Disease  
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatment of Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • MRI guided targeted fusion biopsies