Meet Our Team


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Faculty


picture of dr bayne in white coatChristopher E. Bayne, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Urology
Associate Residency Program Director
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Medical SchoolEastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) Norfolk, VA
Residency The George Washington University (GWU) Washington, D.C.
Fellowship: Children’s National Health System (CN) Washington, D.C.
Clinical Interests: Adolescent and Transitional Urology, Hydronephrosis, Hypospadias, Kidney Stones, Minimally Invasive/Robotic Surgery, Neuropathic Bladder and Bowel​, Spina Bifida, Upper Urinary Tract and Ureteral Anomalies, Urinary Tract Infection, Vesicoureteral Reflux

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Professor
David A. Cofrin Endowed Chair in Endourology
Chief, Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery
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Medical School: State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY
Residency: University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL
Fellowship: Endourology & Laparoscopy University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Clinical Interests: Urinary Stone Disease, Renal Obstruction and Renal Cancer

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picture of dr canalesBenjamin K. Canales, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
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Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Residency: University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
FellowshipLaparoscopy and Endourology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Clinical Interests: Urologic Stone Disease, Endourology and Laparoscopy

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Paul Crispen, M.D.Paul L. Crispen, MD
Associate Professor
Institutional Principle Investigator with NRG Oncology
UF Health Cancer Center Scientific Review & Monitoring Committee Chair
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Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Residency: Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Clinical Interests: Urologic Oncology, Kidney Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Penile Cancer, Adrenalectomy, Renal Cell Carcinoma, Testicular Cancer and Robotic Surgery

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picture of Romano T. DeMarco, MDRomano T. DeMarco, MD
Associate Professor
Chief, Division of Pediatric Urology
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Medical School: University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO
Residency: Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
Fellowship: Pediatric Urology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Clinical Interests: Pediatric Urology

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picture of dr dennis in white coat Michael A. Dennis, MD, FACS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Medical Director, UF Health Urology – Medical Plaza
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Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Residency: University of Florida Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Clinical Interests: Male and Female Adult Urology, Erectile Dysfunction,  Kidney Stones, Hematuria, Evaluation of Kidney, Bladder and Prostate Cancer, Surgical treatment of BPH


picture of dr donelanWilliam L. Donelan, PhD
Assistant Scientist
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PhD: Biomedical Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Post Doctoral Fellowship:
Biochemistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Research Interest:
Kidney Stone Disease

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picture of dr joe grajoJoseph R. Grajo, MD
Joint Assistant Professor, UF Urology
Associate Professor of Radiology
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Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, OH
Residency: University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (Abdominal Imaging)
Clinical Interests: Prostate mpMRI, Noninvasive Characterization of Renal Masses

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DR SERGEI KUSMARTSEVSergei Kusmartsev, PhD
Assistant Professor
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PhD: Immunology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Russia
BS: Biophysics, Tomsk State University, Russia
Research Interests: Cancer Immunology

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Dr. Lou MoyM. Louis Moy, MD
Associate Professor
Residency Program Director
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Medical School: Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL
Residency: Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship: Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
Clinical Interests:Female Urology and Reconstructive Surgery

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DR O'MALLEY IN WHITE COATPadraic O’Malley, MSc, MD, FRCSC
Assistant Professor
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Medical School: Saba University School of Medicine, Dutch Antilles
Residency: University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Fellowship: Weill Cornell Medical College and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
Clinical Interests: Urologic Oncology, Bladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Robotic Surgery, Continent Diversions

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DR. TOM STRINGER

Thomas F. Stringer, MD
Associate Chair
Associate Professor
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Medical SchoolWayne State University, Detroit, MI
Residency: University of Florida Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Fellowship:  Uro-oncology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Clinical Interests:Prostate Cancer Screening, Benign Prostate Disease, Erectile Dysfunction,  and Urinary Tract Infections


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Li-Ming Su, MD
David A. Cofrin Professor of Urologic Oncology
Chairman, Department of Urology
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Medical School: Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
Residency: New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell, New York, NY
Fellowship: Minimally Invasive Surgery, Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Clinical Interests: Minimally Invasive/Robotic Surgery, Urologic Oncology

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Lawrence L. Yeung, MD
Associate Professor
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Medical School: University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Residency: University of Florida Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
FellowshipReconstructive Urology, Washington University, Saint Louis, MO
Clinical Interests:Reconstructive surgery of the genitals and urinary tract for defects that result from trauma, cancer, infections and other causes

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Adjunct Faculty


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Michael A. Binder, MD
Assistant Professor
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center
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Medical School: SUNY-Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY; University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
Residency: SUNY-Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY
Clinical Interests:Neurourology and Female Urology


picture of dr. hendersonC. Gerry Henderson, MD, FACS, FAAP
Associate Professor
The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart
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Medical School: University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, AL
Residency: Walter Reed Army Medical Center Washington, DC
Fellowship: Barry Belman Pediatric Urology Fellow (Inaugural) Children’s National Medical Center Washington, DC
Clinical Interests:  Pediatric Urology

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DR JB MASONJ.B. Mason, MD
Assistant Professor
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center
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Medical School Quillen College of Medicine, Johnson City, TN
Residency University of Florida Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Fellowship:  Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery, University of Iowa Healthcare, Iowa City, IA
Clinical Interests: Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery, Upper and Lower Urinary Tract Trauma, Erectile Dysfunction, Male/Female Urinary Incontinence, Prosthetics

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PICTURE OF DR. JONATHAN PAVLINECJonathan G. Pavlinec, MD
Endourology/MIS Fellow
Clinical Instructor
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Medical SchoolUniversity of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine, Tampa, FL
Residency
: University of Florida Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

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Ahmad Z. Vafa, MD
Assistant Professor
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center
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Medical School: Tehran University of Medical Sciences,   Iran
ResidencyCase Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
Clinical Interests: Sexual Medicine, General Urology


Michael Wehle, MD UrologyMichael J. Wehle, MD
Associate Professor
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Medical School:  University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Internship:  University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Residency:  University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Clinical Interests: Prostate Cancer Detection and Management, Benign Prostate Enlargement, General Urology, Stone Disease


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 Fellows


DR PAUL GUITERREZ

Paul R. Dominguez Gutierrez, PhD
Post Doctoral Fellow
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PhD: Molecular Immunology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Dual BS: Chemistry and Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Research Interest: Kidney Stones

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Professor Emeritus


Robert C. Newman

Robert C. Newman, MD
Professor Emeritus

Medical School: Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) – Oklahoma City, OK
Residency: Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) – Oklahoma City, OK
Fellowship:  University of Florida
Masters of Science in Health Services Administration:University of Colorado (Denver)
Clinical Interests: Endourology, Laparoscopy – Adrenal, Ureteral, and Renal, Ureteral Strictures, Urologic Stone Disease, Urologic Aspects of Renal Transplantation


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R. Dixon Walker, III, MD
Professor Emeritus

Medical School: University of Miami Medical School; Wake Forest University
Residency: University of Florida Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL


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Zev Wajsman, MD
Professor Emeritus
Staff Urologist, Malcom Randall VA Medical Center

Medical School: Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Israel
ResidencyCentral Hospital, Israel
Fellowship: Urologic Oncology, Roswell Park Memorial Institute, Buffalo, NY
Clinical Interests: Urologic Oncology, General Urology

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Extenders


Mitsu Andre, PA-CMitsu Andre, PA-C


Hala Assar, DNPHala Assar, APRN


picture of lynsey johnsonLynsey A. Johnson, DNP, FNP-C


PICTURE OF AMELIE MIDDLEMASAmelie Middlemas, APRN


Lindsay Rohan, ARNPLindsay Rohan, RN, APRN
Director, Pediatric Continence Center Pediatric


Betsy Stacy, PA-C


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Oncology Nurse Navigator-Certified Generalist


picture of shelly doranMichelle Doran RN, BSN
ONN-CG (Oncology Nurse Navigator-Certified Generalist)


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Clinical Staff


UF Health Urology – Medical Plaza

2000 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608
Clinic Main Line: 352.265.8240
Clinic Main Fax: 352.265.8236


Andre, Mitsu PA
Assar, Hala APRN
Bogden, Kelsey LPN
Browning, Joyce Radiology Technician
Caldwell, Tera Medical Assistant
Carnevale, Rhea Clinic Manager
Cason, Audrey Surgical Coordinator
Dataram, Nandini LPN
Dix, Star APRN
Doran, Michelle “Shelly” ONN-CG (Oncology Nurse Navigator-Certified Generalist
Early, Kathy Office Representative
Elkins, Joshua PRN
Fowler, Brittany APRN
Frost, Jerry LPN
Gillum, Leslie MA
Graham, Jamisha Surgery Scheduler
Guinn, Kimvia Financial Counselor
Gutierrez, Pansey Office Representative
Haviaras, Emely LPN
Hawks, Judy LPN
Iliff, William MA
Jamerson, Kentwana LPN
Johnson, Lynsey DNP, FNP-C
Le, Candie PA
Middlemas, Amelie APRN
Morgan, Vernice Office Representative
Rohan, Lindsay APRN, CPNP Pediatric Urology
Rountree, Lindsey RN Specialist
Stacy, Elizabeth PA
Theophin, Carole CMA
Thompson, Jennifer Clinical Service Representative
Turner, Kayla LPN
Wolf, Emily LPN

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Administrative Staff


1600 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610
Office Main Line: 352.273.6815
Office Main Fax: 352.273.7515


Bennett, Jean Administrative Assistant to Dr. Tom Stringer, Dr. Mike Dennis and Dr. Larry Yeung; UroGators Administrative Contact Jean.Bennett@urology.ufl.edu  
352.273.8239
Carrigan, Kelly Administrative Assistant to Dr. Romano DeMarco and Dr. Christopher Bayne Kelly.Carrigan@urology.ufl.edu
352.273.6881
Faron, Daniel Operations Manager Daniel.Faron@urology.ufl.edu
352.273.7834
Horne, Linda Administrative Assistant to Chairman Dr. Li-Ming Su and Michelle Van Leer Linda.Horne@urology.ufl.edu
352.273.6870
Patton, Ronda Administrative Assistant to Dr. Benjamin Canales, Dr. Paul Crispen and Dr. Padraic O’Malley; PCAC Administrative Contact; UroGators Administrative Contact; Event/Marketing/Website Coordinator ronda.patton@urology.ufl.edu
352.273.8236
Pridgeon, Kaley Fiscal Assistant II Kaley.Pridgeon@urology.ufl.edu
352.294.5561
Stenner, Stephanie Administrative Assistant to Dr. Lou Moy; Residency Program Coordinator Stephanie.Stenner@urology.ufl.edu
352.273.8634
Van Leer, Michelle Director, Health Care Administration;
Director, Patient Quality & Safety
Michelle.VanLeer@urology.ufl.edu
352.273.7492

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