Episode #44: Robotic Partial Nephrectomy: Current and Future

Endourological Society March 2022
In episode forty-four, we explore how the limits of robotic partial nephrectomy continue to be pushed. We discuss with Dr. Rogers some current techniques and future innovations we can use for this challenging surgery.

Episode #6, Part 2: Changing Trends in PCNL – Continuing the Conversation

Endourological Society March 2022
Podcast summary: Episode 6, Part 2 of Open Channels continues the discussion from the last episode on the Changing Trends in PCNL. It explores and challenges some of the dogma associated with the management of patients following PCNL surgery.

Episode #6, Part 1: Changing Trends in PCNL

Endourological Society March 2022
Episode 6 of Open Channels, Changing Trends in PCNL, discusses supine vs. prone PCNL, miniaturization of the percutaneous renal tract, tubeless PCNL, intra-renal stone manipulation tools, and varying energy sources for lithotripsy of stones.

Episode #43: Biopsy of the Renal Mass: When Why and What to do with the Information

Endourological Society February 2022
In episode forty-three, we explore that, while biopsy of the renal mass may not be controversial, performing the procedure varies widely amongst urologists. Dr. Schenkman sheds light on how to implement the biopsy into practice and some of the pitfalls of the results.