Thomas Jefferson University – Department of Urology

Title Thomas Jefferson University – Department of Urology
Categories Fellowships
Location Philadelphia, PA
Job Information

 

Fellowship in Endourology and Minimally Invasive Urologic Oncology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Department of Urology and the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Description of Program:

The Fellow will work with the physicians who specialize in advanced endourology and minimally invasive urologic oncology in the Department of Urology and the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center of Thomas Jefferson University.  Dr. Scott Hubosky is responsible for the endourologic aspects of the training. Laparoscopy and minimally invasive urologic oncology are managed by Dr. Costas Lallas with Drs. Leonard Gomella, Edouard Trabulsi, Mark Mann, and James R Mark at Thomas Jefferson University and Methodist Hospitals. The fellowship focuses on ureteroscopy, percutaneous nephroscopy, and laparoscopic/ robotic reconstructive surgery and oncology, including nephrectomy, partial nephrectomy, pyeloplasty, prostatectomy cystectomy, and more advanced procedures.  Pure laparoscopic and robotically assisted approaches are employed. The Fellow attends the Stone Clinic, and the Multidisciplinary GU Oncology Clinic at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.  They are expected to participate in weekly urology conferences and be involved in teaching residents and medical students.  There is a dedicated Endourology Suite at the University hospital with a wide range of endourologic equipment, and 4 daVinci Robots. The Fellow is expected to participate in research endeavors in the department, which includes writing abstracts and manuscripts, and presenting at major regional and national meetings. The fellowship is a one year program certified by the Endourology Society. The Department of Urology website is www.jefferson.edu/urology

For more information on this program, and for application information, please see our page on the Endourology Society web site at www.endourology.org

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Name Costas Lallas, M.D.
Contact Email Barbara.Devine@jefferson.edu
Website www.jefferson.edu/urology
Region North America
Job Address

Thomas Jefferson University

Department of Urology and the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

College Bldg
1025 Walnut St., Room 1108
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Country United States
Phone 215-955-6962
Fax 215-923-1884