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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 […]

Ureteroscopy and Laser Lithotripsy

Ureteroscopy and Laser Lithotripsy

Published: Aug 17th, 2012

Kidney stones affect 1 in 500 Americans each year, causing significant pain and healthcare expense. Surgical options for patients with symptomatic kidney stones include extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL), 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 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 […]

Robotic Nerve-sparing Radical Prostatectomy

Robotic Nerve-sparing Radical Prostatectomy

Published: Aug 13th, 2012

For patients with clinically localized prostate cancer, nerve-sparing robotic prostatectomy provides patients with a safe and minimally invasive technique for removal of the prostate gland, while preserving as much of […]

Senior Medical Students Electives

Published: Jul 2nd, 2012

The University of Florida offers 4 week externships for senior (4th year) medical students.  Throughout the year, the months of June through September are typically heavily subscribed because of the urology match. […]