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2014 Urogators Alumni Society Reception Orlando, FL

2014 Urogators Alumni Society Reception Orlando, FL

Published: May 28th, 2014

The annual UroGators AUA reception was recently held in Orlando and was another resounding success. Attendance grows each year with a mixture of young, older and soon to be UroGators, […]

Featured Faculty: Jason Sea, MD

Published: Mar 25th, 2014

The University of Florida’s Department of Urology has recently partnered with Orlando Health and I am proud to be one of the first physicians in this collaboration. It is an […]

Endourology & Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship Program

Endourology & Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship Program

Published: Mar 3rd, 2014

Overview The University of Florida (UF) Urology Endourology/Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship is structured to provide a focused one year experience in clinical training and research. During the year, trainees will […]

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL)

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL)

Published: Aug 17th, 2012

For kidney and ureteral stones that are too large (usually larger than 2 centimeters), too numerous, or too dense to be treated by extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) or ureteroscopy, […]

Laparoscopic Renal Cyst Ablation

Laparoscopic Renal Cyst Ablation

Published: Aug 15th, 2012

Kidney cysts are a benign and fairly common condition that affects both men and women. About 1 out of 4 people have a cyst on their kidney, and the majority […]

Laparoscopy and Robotic Adrenalectomy

Laparoscopy and Robotic Adrenalectomy

Published: Aug 14th, 2012

Adrenal tumors are relatively rare but can cause significant problems including hypertension, excessive sweating, palpitations, weight gain, headaches and other symptoms as a result of hormone production from the adrenal […]

Laparoscopic and Robotic Nephroureterectomy

Laparoscopic and Robotic Nephroureterectomy

Published: Aug 14th, 2012

For patients diagnosed with transitional cell carcinoma of the kidney or ureter (aka urothelial cell carcinoma), laparoscopic and robotic nephroureterectomy provides patients with a safe and minimally invasive technique for […]

Laparoscopic and Robotic Partial Nephrectomy

Laparoscopic and Robotic Partial Nephrectomy

Published: Aug 14th, 2012

For patients diagnosed with a small (i.e. < 4 cm) kidney tumor (Figure 1), laparoscopic and robotic partial nephrectomy provides patients with a safe and minimally invasive technique for removal […]

Benign Prostate Enlargement

Benign Prostate Enlargement

Published: Aug 14th, 2012

Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) refers to enlargement of the prostate gland that tends to be more common and symptomatic in the aging male. The exact cause is unknown. The enlarged […]

Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy

Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy

Published: Aug 13th, 2012

For patients diagnosed with a large (i.e. > 4 cm) kidney tumor (Figure 1), laparoscopic radical nephrectomy provides patients with a safe and minimally invasive technique for complete removal of […]