Stephen Eyre, MD, Named Chief of Urology at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham

Date: September 27, 2018

NEEDHAM, MASS. — Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham (BID–Needham) announced that Stephen Eyre, MD, has assumed the role of chief of the Division of Urology at the hospital. Dr. Eyre and his Needham-based urology practice have also appointed two new urologists, Drs. Philip Barbosa and Robert Carrasquillo, and formally aligned with Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians (HMFP) and The Roberta and Stephen R. Weiner Department of Surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC). All of the clinicians at the newly named Needham Urology Associates practice are members of the Division of Urology at BIDMC, and maintain their longstanding ties to BID–Needham.

The Needham Urology Associates practice (previously known as Urology Practice Associates) will be moving in late November of 2018 to a new state-of-the-art facility located at 145 Rosemary Street, Entry C-1, Needham, where they will continue to deliver high-quality, personalized care to their patients.

The newly formed Needham Urology Associates will be moving to a brand new practice space in fall of 2018. The clinicians include (L-R) Philip Barbosa, MD; Stephen Eyre, MD; Robert Carrasquillo, MD; Theresa Murphy, NP; Robert Eyre, MD.


As chief of the hospital’s urology division and part of the Needham Urology Associates, Dr. Eyre is focused on strengthening urology services in the community; Dr. Robert Eyre will continue to provide his clinical expertise and compassionate care to patients. They, alongside Drs. Barbosa and Carrasquillo, will see patients in their current office at 100 West Street, Needham, until November 2018, when they relocate to their new space.

“I feel privileged to take on the role of Chief of Urology at BID–Needham,” said Dr. Eyre. “I look forward to working together with the Medical Center and BID–Needham to expand further the community-based options for high-quality, attentive urologic care. I am honored to succeed Dr. Robert Eyre in this position and continue his tireless pursuit of excellence in the urologic care we provide our patients.”

Stephen Eyre, MD, joined the medical staff of BID–Needham in 2014; he is a 2008 graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine and completed his residency at the Harvard Program in Urology (Longwood Area) at Brigham and Women's Hospital in 2013, and was named Chief Resident in 2012. He is a clinical instructor in Surgery at Harvard Medical School and is certified by the American Board of Urology. Steve and his family live locally in Dedham.

Philip Barbosa, MD, is board certified in urology and joins BID–Needham and BIDMC from Boston University and Boston Medical Center, where he was a member of the urology faculty and  a clinical instructor. He graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School, and completed Urology residency at Stanford University. He is fluent in English and is also proficient in Spanish. 

Robert Carrasquillo, MD, comes to BID–Needham after completing a specialty fellowship in male reproductive medicine and surgery at the Miami Health System–Miller School of Medicine. He completed his General Surgery internship and Urology residency at Boston University and Boston Medical Center.  Dr. Carrasquillo graduated from Harvard Medical School, where he was also the class president. He specializes in male reproductive medicine and surgery, including infertility, erectile dysfunction, low testosterone and penile implants. He is also fluent in English and Spanish.