Tag: uva urology
How UVA Urology Built a Destination Center for Prostate Cancer Care
With nationally known urologic oncologists and surgeons, UVA prostate cancer patients get top-level care from a ‘SEAL team’ of specialists.
UVA Urologist Addressing Key Unknowns About Shockwave Therapy for ED
UVA urologist Ryan Smith, MD, developed a clinical trial to determine optimal treatment protocol and patients most likely to benefit from low-intensity shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction.
Get to Know: Urologist Nicolas Ortiz, MD
Nicolas M. Ortiz, MD, is a board-certified urologist with a particular interest in men’s health and reconstructive surgery.
Get to Know: Department of Urology Chair Kirsten Greene, MD, MAS, FACS
A graduate of UVA, Greene returns to after 20 years on the West Coast. Learn more about her plans to further develop the prostate cancer program at UVA and find out what her research has uncovered for mitigating physician burnout.
Prostate Artery Embolization Trial Now Enrolling
UVA is conducting an FDA-approved clinical trial of prostate artery embolization (PAE), a new interventional therapy that has shown potential for relieving benign prostate hypertrophy symptoms without side effects.