CURRICULUM VITAE PHILLIP C. GINSBERG, D.O. J.D., FCLM, FACOS

CURRICULUM VITAE
PHILLIP C. GINSBERG, D.O. J.D., FCLM, FACOS
OFFICE ADDRESS:
Albert Einstein Medical Center
5401 Old York Road, Suite 500
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141
Phone (215) 456-1177
Fax (215) 457-1200
9880 Bustleton Avenue
Suite 311
Philadelphia, PA 19115
201 Old York Road
Jenkintown, PA 19027
PLACE OF BIRTH:
Fairbanks, Alaska
EDUCATION:
Philadelphia Public Schools
Springfield Township High School
Academic, 1972
UNDERGRADUATE
EDUCATION:
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania
B.S. Biology, June, 1976
GRADUATE
EDUCATION
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Master of Science - Urology, June, 1986
Temple University School of Law, JD, May, 1995
MEDICAL SCHOOL:
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
D.O. Degree, June, 1980
Pulmonary Research Assistant,
1976 - 1980
Student Council Officer,
1976 - 1980
Student Representative for Clinical
Training, 1978 – 1980
HONORS AND
AWARDS:
Frederick H. Barth Memorial Award,
June, 1980, for excellence in Bronchopulmonary disease
Intern of the Year - Hospital PCOM, June 1981
1983 Recipient of a Burroughs-Wellcome Research
Fellowship Grant - National Osteopathic Foundation
1984 Recipient of a Mead Johnson Research
Fellowship Grant - National Osteopathic
Foundation
First Prize Winner - Resident Essay American
College of Osteopathic Surgeons
New Orleans, LA, October, 1984
Second Prize Winner - Resident Essay
Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical
Association, 1985
Fellow - Philadelphia College of Physicians -2001
Fellow - American College of Osteopathic Surgeons - 1998
Fellow - American College of Legal Medicine - 1996
INTERNSHIP:
Hospital of Philadelphia College of
Osteopathic Medicine
July, 1980 - June, 1981
Chief Intern - responsible for administration
and organization of medical student education
at the Hospital of the Philadelphia College of
Osteopathic Medicine
RESIDENCY:
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Resident in General Surgery
July, 1981 - June, 1982
Victor M. Bernhard, M.D., Chairman
Robert G. Somers, M.D.
Hospital of PCOM
Resident in Urologic Surgery
July 1982 - June 1985
Leonard H. Finkelstein, D.O., Chairman
TRAINING:
Albert Einstein Medical Center - ND
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
General Urology
Arthur Schneeberg, M.D.
TRAINING:
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Pediatric Urology
John W. Duckett, M.D.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Institute
New York, New York
Urologic Oncology
William Fair, M.D.
Willet Whitmore, M.D.
Albert Einstein Medical Center-ND
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Renal Transplantation
Aaron Bannett, M.D.
Hospital of the Philadelphia College of
Osteopathic Medicine
Chief Resident
Urologic Surgery
July, 1984 - June, 1985
PROFESSIONAL
ASSOCIATIONS:
American Medical Association
American Osteopathic Association
American Fertility Society
Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association
Pennsylvania Medical Society
Pennsylvania Urology Association
Philadelphia Urological Society
Mid-Atlantic Section American Urologic Assn
American Urologic Association
Philadelphia County Medical Society
American College of Physician Executives
American Bar Association
American College of Legal Medicine
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Philadelphia College of Physicians
LICENSURE:
National Osteopathic Boards - Part I
March 4, 1978
National Osteopathic Boards - Part II
March 16, 1980
Pennsylvania State Boards, June 11, 1980
Diplomat of the National Board of Osteopathic
Examiners
Member of the American College of
Osteopathic Surgeons, 1988
Board Certified by the American Board of
Osteopathic Surgeons - Urology, Nov, 1988
Penna. Osteopathic Medical License #OS004644L
Certified by the American Urologic Association
in Extra-Corporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy, 3/87
Certified in diagnostic/therapeutic laparoscopy
Cornell Medical School, June, 1991
Credentialed in Laser Surgery
CO2, Nd:Yag, KTP, & Argon Pulsed Dye
PA Attorney's License #79684
ALUMNI
ASSOCIATION:
Villanova University
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic MedicineLife Member
Temple University School of Law
ACADEMIC AND
PROFESSIONAL
APPOINTMENTS:
Chairman of Medical Staff Board AEMC
2000-2003
President of Medical Staff - AEMC
2000-2003
Vice President, Medical Staff Board, Albert Einstein Medical Center (AEMC) 1996-2000
Chairman, Division of Urology 1989-Present
Albert Einstein Medical Center, Phila, PA
Member, Board of Trustees, Albert Einstein Medical Center 1996-2003, 2005
ACADEMIC AND
PROFESSIONAL
APPOINTMENTS:
Director, Residency Program, Urology Division, AEMC/PCOM 1995-Present
Professor of Urology, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM)
Chairman, Institutional Quality Improvement Council, 1995-2000
Consulting Urologist, Eastern Regional Adult
Spina Bifida Center, Moss Rehabilitation Hospital 1985-Present
National Cancer Institute, Urologic Subcommittee, RTOG 1989-Present
American Board of Osteopathic Surgery - Examiner/Program Inspector 1990-Present
Laser Committee Member, Albert Einstein Medical Center 1985-Present
Medical Staff Development Planning Committee,
Albert Einstein Medical Center 1998-2003
Medical Executive Committee, Moss
Rehabilitation Hospital 1990-1998
Urologic Subcommittee, Penna. Osteopathic Medical Association
1993-Present
Consultant Urologist - Thermal Therapeutics
Corp., Dallas, Texas 1991-1995
Consultant Urologist - Candella Laser Corp.,
Boston, Massachusetts 1989-1995
Consultant Urologist - G. D. Searle Pharm., Skokie, IL 1989-1998
Consultant Urologist - Bayer Pharm.
1995-2005
Consultant Urologist - Pfizer Pharm.
1996- Present
Medical Director of the Albert Einstein Male Menopause Center
1998-Present
Consultant Urologist - Solvay Pharmaceuticals
2000-Present
Consultant Urologist – Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceuticals
1998-Present
Member, Abstract Review Team for AUA National Meeting
2005
Reviewer, Gold Journal of Urology 2003 - Present
COMMUNITY
INVOLVEMENT:
Co-chair Small Miracles Charity Golf Tournament 2000-2004
Leadership Committee - Philadelphia Geriatric
Center - 1987 – 1999
Young Physician Section - FAJA 1980-1995
Medical Committee - Uptown Home for the Aged
1986-1999
Member - Golden Slipper Charities – 1985-present
Society for the Jewish Aged
American Physicians Fellowship – Medicine
In Israel
Member Board of Trustees, Stapely of
Germantown, Geriatric Care Community
1995-1998
Member – Board of Trustees, Albert Einstein Healthcare Foundation 2005 to Present
BOOK CHAPTERS:
(1) Phimosis; Five Minute Urology Consultation, Williams/Wilkins
Gomella, Editor 2000
(2) Paraphimosis; Five Minute Urology Consultation, Williams/Wilkins
Gomella, Editor 2000
(3) McCullough, T, Ginsberg, P, Harkaway, R., Sexual Aspects of Prostate Cancer
Treatment, Prostate Cancer: Science and Clinical Practice. Academic Press, 2003
PUBLICATIONS:
Effect of Androgens on Erythrocyte 2,3 DPG in
Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary
Disease Journal of the American Osteopathic
Association - February 1980
Effect of Vibramycin on the Sinobronchial
Syndrome Current Therapeutic Research,
June, 1980
Update on the Role of Doxycycline in the
Treatment of Sinobronchial Infections
Postgraduate Medicine Communications, 1981
Podiatry Lung
Journal, American Osteopathic Assoc., 1982
Urethral Diverticulum and Calculus - Report
PUBLICATIONS:
of a Case and Review of the Literature
Journal AOA, April 1983.
Urethral Diverticuli in Males Caused by
External Continence Appliances
Journal AOA, Vol 29, #2, 1985
Experience with Pyeloureterostomy Associated
with Simple Ligation of Native Ureter Without
Ipsilateral Nephrectomy in Renal
Transplantation Journal of Urology, March 1985
Condyloma Acuminata of the Urinary Bladder:
Presenting with Bilateral Ureteral Obstruction
Journal AOA, 1989
Emphysematous Pyelonephritis; Case Report and
Review of the Literature
Journal AOA, 1989
Efficacy of a Five Day Course of Intravesical
Thiotepa Instillation in the Immediate Post-Operative Period in the Treatment of Superficial
Transitional
Cell Carcinoma of the Urinary Bladder
Journal AOA, 1986
Experience with External Beam Irradiation in
the Treatment of Localized Prostatic Carcinoma
Journal AOA, 1987
Massive Intra-abdominal Hemorrhage in
Metastatic Testicular Carcinoma Caused by
Chemotherapy. Journal AOA, Feb 1992
Spontaneous Reno-Colic Fistula; A Rare
Occurrence in Renal Cell Carcinoma
JAOA, Vol. 1, January, 1996
Testicular Metastasis From Adenocarcinoma
of the Prostate JAOA Vol. 97 #9-895, 1991
Flow Cytometric Determination of Ploidy in
Prostatic Adenocarcinoma and its Relation to
Clinical Outcome JAOA, April, 1993
Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastatic to Gall Bladder Report of a Case of Review of Literature
JAOA July, 1993
Meconium Periorchitis Presenting as Scrotal
Nodules in a Five Year Old
Journal of Ultrasound in Med., 13:491, 1994
Use of Predeposited Autologous Blood Plus
Intraoperative Autotransfusion Compared with
Use of Predeposited Autologous Blood Alone in
Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy
JAOA, Vol. 96, March 1996
AGNOR Quantity in Needle Biopsies of Prostate Adenocarcinomas: Correlation with
Proliferation Rate, Gleason Score, Clinical Stage and DNA Content
Journal, Clinical Molecular Pathology, June, 1996
PUBLICATIONS:
Low Level PSA in the Face of Distant Metastases and Review of the Literature
Cancer Journal, July, 1996
Unusual Presentation of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Prostate
Pathology Section-Contemporary Urology,
November, 1997
Sexual Function in the Post Liver Transplant Patient
Liver Transplantation & Surgery, 1998
Prostatic Adenocarcinoma Diagnosed by Prostate -Specific Antigen Analysis of Pleural Fluid
Urologica Internationalis, January 1998
Urinary Tract Infections in the Adult Spina Bifida Patient
Infections in Urology, April 1999
A Rare Clinical Presentation of Acute Urinary Retention Secondary to Herpes Zoster
Journal of the American Osteopathic Assn., 10/98
The Role of Urodynamics After CVA: Males vs. Females
M. Khorsandi, DO, P. Ginsberg, DO, R. Harkaway, MD
Journal Urologica Internationalis, 10/1998
The Use of Foley Catheters in Men with Diabetes
M. Campenni, DO, M. Persun, P. Ginsberg, DO, R. Harkaway, MD
Journal of Practical Diabetology, 06/1999
Stuttering Priapism in a Liver Transplant Patient with Toxic Levels of FK506
Harmon, J., Ginsberg, P., Manzarbeitia, C., Nachmann, M., Harkaway, R.
Urology 54:366-367, 1999
The Role of Urologic Evaluation in the Adult Spina Bifida Patient
Persun, M., Ginsberg, P., Harmon, J., Harkaway, R.
Urologia Internationalis 1999; 62:205-208
Testicular Cysts-Management and Literature Review
Khorsandi, M., Lobby, N.J., Ginsberg, P., Harkaway, R.
JAOA 99(10)537-538
Use of a Prostate Size Model to Assist in Training for Digital Rectal Examination
Yanoshak, S., Roehrborn, C., Girman, C., Jaffe, J., Ginsberg, P., and Harkaway, R.
Urology 55:5 690-693
Pretreatment with Finasteride Can Decrease Perioperative Bleeding Associated with
Transurethral Resection of the Prostate
Hagerty, J., Ginsberg, P., Harmon,J. and Harkaway, R.
Urology 55:5 684-689
Helical CT Scanning: The Primary Imaging Modality for Acute Flank Pain
Marcella M. Nachmann, DO, Richard C. Harkaway, MD, Susan L. Summerton, MD, Mindy
M. Horrow, MD, Cheryl L. Kirby, MD, Ryan G. Fields, BS, and Phillip C. Ginsberg, DO
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine, Volume 18, No. 6, 10/00
PUBLICATIONS:
Effect of Irrigation Fluid Temperature on Core Body Temperature During Transurethral
Resection of the Prostate
Jaffe, J. McCollough, TC, Harkaway, RC, Ginsberg, PC Urology 57:1078-1081, 2001
Discontinuation of Alpha Blockade After Combination Medical Therapy for Benign Prostatic
Hyperplasia-Durability Data Baldwin, K.C., Ginsberg, P.C. and Harkaway, R.C.
Urology 58:203-209, 2001
Replacement of a Ureteral Segment Using a Circumferential Small Intestinal Submucosa
Xenogenic Graft
Jaffe, JS, Ginsberg, PC, Finkelstein, LH, Ogbolu, FN and Harkaway, RC
Journal of Investigative Surgery 14:259-265, 2001
Suprapubic Catheters Can Reduce the Incidence of Urosepsis in Chronically Catheterized
Patients, Benninghoff, M, Ginsberg, PC and Harkaway, RC
Infections In Urology (In Press)
Greenstein, M., Harkaway, R., Badosa, F., Ginsberg, P., Yang, S., Minimal Incision Living
Donor Nephrectomy Compared to the Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Living Donor
Nephrectomy, World Journal of Urology, Vol 20, 6. May 2003
Baldwin, K., Ginsberg, P., Harkaway, R., Under-Reporting of Erectile Dysfunction Among
Men with Unrelated Urologic Conditions, International J of Impotence Research, Vol. 15,
87-89, 2003.
McCullough, Roth, Ginsberg, Harkaway, Estimated Blood Underestimates Calculated Blood
Loss during Radical Prostatectomy Loss, Urol Int, 564, 2003
Jaffe, J., Ginsberg, P., Metro, M., Harkaway, R., Initial Evaluation of Gross Hematuria in the
Emergency Department
J. Urol., 171:4, 2004
Hagerty, J., Ginsberg, P., Metro, M., Harkaway, R., A Prospective Comparative Study of the
Onset of Symptomatic Benefit of Dutasteride versus Finasteride in Men with Benign Prostatic
Hyperplasia in Everyday Clinical Practice.
J. Urol., 171:4, 2004
Nachman, M., Jaffe, J., Horrow., M., Ginsberg, P., Harkaway, R.,
Sickel Cell Episode Manifesting as Superfical Thrombophlebitis of the Penis
Urology review (Nordic Edition)
Urosepsis Occurs Less Often with Suprapubic Catheters
Urology Times, Jan 2003
Jaffe, J., Ginsberg, P., Harkaway, R.,
The Urologic Management of the Brain Injured Patient
AUA Update 2003
PUBLICATIONS:
Harkaway, R., Ginsberg, P.,
Optimizing Outcomes in BPH Diagnosis, Risk Assessment and Controlling the Uptake of
DHT
National Distribution – Alpha Medica, CME Monograph, Johns Hopkins University School of
Medicine
May 2003
Harkaway, R., Ginsberg, P.,
Optimizing Outcomes in BPH: Case Studies in BPH
National Distribution – Alpha Medica, CME Monograph, Johns Hopkins University School of
Medicine,
November 2003
Jaffe, J., Antell, M., Greenstein, M., Ginsberg, P., Mydlo, J., Harkaway, R., Use of
Intraurethral Alprostadil in Patients Not Responding to Sildenafil Citrate, Urology Vol. 63:5,
951, May 2004.
Rosenthal, B., Harkaway, RC, Metro, MJ., Ginsberg, PC.,
Androgen Replacement Therapy in Sildenafil Failures
Urology 67 (3) 571 2006
EXHIBITS AND
POSTER SESSIONS
Urological Experience with CAT scan at the
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, 1981
1st Prize Winner
Odds and Ends: Foreign Objects in Urological
Surgery
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons,
1982
The Use of Lasers in Urologic Surgery
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons,
1983, 1st Prize Winner
Endourology: Percutaneous Nephrostolithotomy
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons,
1984, Grand Prize Winner
Laser Research at PCOM
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, 1985
Honorable Mention
MRI in Urology
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, 1985
Experience with the Self Contained
Intracorporal Inflatable Penile Prosthesis
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, 1986
2nd Prize Winner
Massive Hemorrhage in Metastatic Testicular
Carcinoma; Report of Two Unusual Cases
Poster Session
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, 1986
2nd Prize Winner
EXHIBITS AND
POSTER SESSIONS
Transurethral Microwave Hyperthermia in the
Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia,
ACOS, 1990
Conversion of Colon Conduit to Continent
Urinary Diversion,
ACOS, 1990, 1st Prize Winner
Pulsed Dye laser Lithotripsy
ACOS Chicago, 1992, 1st Prize
18 Year Follow-up with Bladder Pacemaker
ACOS Chicago, 1992, 2nd Prize Poster Session
Pancreatocystostomy in Transplant Surgery
ACOS Chicago, 1992, 1st Prize
Laser Assisted Prostatectomy,
ACOS, San Francisco, CA, 1993
1st Prize Winner
Pulsed Dye Laser Lithotripsy for Staghorn
Calculi, ACOS, San Francisco, CA, 1993
Laparoscopic Marsupialization of a Large Symptomatic Renal Cyst,
ACOS, Washington, DC, 1994
Ureteroscopy, Imaging of Complications,
Pennsylvania Radiology Society, Hershey, PA, May, 1994
Best Exhibit
TUMH for Treatment of Chronic Non-Bacterial Prostatitis,
ACOS, New Orleans, LA, October, 1995 1st Place
Urologic Sequelae of Adult Spina Bifida Patients,
ACOS, New Orleans, LA, October, 1995
1st Place Winner-Urologic Discipline
Transurethral Electrovaporization of the Prostate: Technique and Electrode Variations,
ACOS, San Diego, CA, October, 1996
Acquired Urethral Diverticulum: Case Report, Management, and Review of the Literature,
ACOS, San Diego, CA, October 1996
Acquired Hypospadias: Case Report and Management,ACOS, San Diego, CA, October,
1996
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Prostate: A Rare Entity with an Even Rarer Presentation,
ACOS, San Diego, CA, October, 1996
EXHIBITS AND
POSTER SESSIONS
The Open Procedure in the Treatment of Multiple Calculi in Continent Urinary Reservoirs:
Three Case Reports,
ACOS, San Diego, CA, October, 1996
Urethral Disruption in a Female: Case Report and Literature Review,
ACOS, San Diego, CA, October, 1996
Testicular Cysts: Case Presentation, Management, and Literature Review
ACOS, Atlanta, 9/97
Clinical Pathway for Transurethral Resection of the Prostate, ACOS, Atlanta, 9/97
Sexual Function in Liver Transplant Patients: A Prospective Study, ACOS, Atlanta, 9/97
Urinary Tract Calculi Treated with the Swiss Lithoclast, ACOS, Atlanta, 9/97
Penile Mondor's Disease: A Case Study from Diagnosis to Treatment, ACOS, Atlanta, 9/97
Unenhanced Spiral Computerized Tomography in the Evaluation of the Patient with Renal
Colic, ACOS, Atlanta, 9/97
The Swiss Lithoclast: Its Use in Treating Urinary Tract Calculi, ACOS in Chicago, 9/98
Chronic Indwelling Foley Catheters: Unacceptable Morbidity for Diabetic Males, ACOS,
Chicago, 9/98 1st Prize Winner
A Second Attempt at Alpha Blockade After Initial Therapy is Not Tolerated, ACOS, 9/98
Reassessing the Role of Urodynamics After Cerebrovascular Accident: Males vs. Females,
ACOS, 9/98
A Comparative Study of Three Antiandrogens and Patient Compliance, ACOS, 9/98
Routine Use of Intravenous Urogram to Evaluate Microscopic Hematuria,
ACOS, 9/98
Multiple Primary Malignancies Associated with Prostate Cancer
MidAtlantic AUA 10/99 (Podium Session)
Underreporting of Erectile Dysfunction in Men with Other Urologic Conditions, Baldwin, K.,
Ginsberg, P.C, and Harkaway, R.C.
AUA 2000 Poster Session-Atlanta
"Replacement of a Ureteral Segment Using a Circumferential Small Intestinal Submucosa
Xenographic Graft", Jaffe, J.S., Ginsberg, P.C., Finkelstein, L.H., Ogbolu, F.N. and
Harkaway, R.C.
Mid Atlantic AUA 2000 (Poster Session)
"Effect of Irrigation Fluid Temperature on Core Body Temperature During Transurethral
Resection of the Prostate", Jaffe, J.S., Ginsberg, P.C. and Harkaway, R.C.
Mid Atlantic AUA 2000 (Poster Session)
EXHIBITS AND
POSTER SESSIONS
"Single Opening Minimal Incision Living Donor Nephrectomy as an Alternative to Standard
Open Donor Nephrectomy", Greenstein, M.A., Yang, S., Badosa, F., Ginsberg, P.C. and
Harkaway, R.C.
Mid Atlantic AUA 2000 (Poster Session)
"Discontinuation of Alpha Blockade after Combination Medical Therapy for Benign Prostatic
Hyperplasia-Durability Data", Baldwin, K.C., Ginsberg, P.C. and Harkaway, R.C.
Mid Atlantic AUA 2000 (Podium Session)
"Use of Intraurethral Alprostadil (MUSE) in a Group of Slidenafil Citrate Non-Responders",
Antell, M.R., Ginsberg, P.C., Jaffe, J.S. and Harkaway, R.C.
Mid Atlantic AUA 2000 (Podium Session)
"Evaluation of the Management Strategies of Primary Care Physicians Regarding
Microscopic Hematuria", Moyer, C.P., Antell, M.R., Jaffe, J.S., Ginsberg, P.C. and Harkaway,
R.C.
Mid Atlantic AUA 2000 (Podium Session)
"Discontinuation of Alpha Blockade After Combination Medical Therapy for Bladder Outlet
Obstruction; The Effect of Increasing Alpha Blocker Dose"
Mid Atlantic AUA 2000 (Poster Session)
“Family Practice Perspectives on the Treatment of Men with
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms”
ACOS Chicago 2003
“Factors Affecting the Relationship Between Gleason Score
on Biopsy with Gleason Score at Prostatectomy”
ACOS Chicago 2003
“Under-reporting of Erectile Dysfunction Among Men with
Unrelated Urologic Conditions”
ACOS Chicago 2003
“Ureteral Replacement Using a Circumferential Submucosa
Xenographic Graft
ACOS Chicago 2003
“Stress Urinary Incontinence in Men After Treatment for
Prostate Cancer”
ACOS Chicago 2003
“Tumor Distance to Margin After Radical Retropubic
Prostatectomy: The Correlation of Distance on Prognosis
ACOS Chicago 2003
“Comparison of Alpha Blockers in the Treatment of Men
with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms”
ACOS Chicago 2003
EXHIBITS AND
POSTER SESSIONS
“The Use of Bisphosphonates for the Prevention of Bone
Loss During Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate
Cancer”
ACOS Chicago 2003
“Caffeine Consumption and Its Effect on AUA Symptom
Scores”
ACOS Chicago 2003
“The Use of Bisphosphonates for the Prevention of Bone
Loss During Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate
Cancer”
AUA Mid-Atlantic Meeting
Boca Raton 2003
“Does Intra-operative Cell Savage During Radical
Retopubic Prostatectomy Affect Bio-Chemical Failure:
A Ten Year Retrospective Evaluation”
AUA Mid-Atlantic Meeting
Boca Raton 2003
Prostate Size and PSA Predict Failure in Patients Undergoing Alpha-Blocker Monotherapy
ACOS, San Diego, CA Oct. 2004
Androgen Deficiency Syndrome (ADS): a True Clinical Entity
ACOS, San Diego, CA. 2004
Multiple Primary Malignancies Associated with Prostate Cancer
ACOS, San Diego, CA Oct. 2004
Family Practice Perspectives on the Treament of Men with LUTS
ACOS, San Diego, CA Oct. 2004
Malleable Penile Prosthesis Implantation in Men with Spina Bifida
ACOS, San Diego, CA Oct. 2004
The Effects of Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy on AUA Symptom Score
ACOS, San Diego, CA Oct. 2004
A Prospective Observational Study of the Onset of Symptomatic Benefit with the 5 alpha
reductase Inhibitors, Dutasteride and Finasteride in Men with BPH
ACOS, San Diego, CA Oct. 2004
Outcomes of Prostate Cryosurgery
ACOS, New Orleans, LA Sept 2006
Tumor Distance to Margin After Radical Prostatectomy: The Correlation of Distance on
Progression
ACOS, New Orleans, LA Oct 2006
EXHIBITS AND
POSTER SESSIONS
Comparison of Open and Laporoscopic Radical Nephrectomy in Terms of Oncologic
Outcomes and Cost Analysis
ACOS, New Orleans, LA Oct 2006
Minimally Invasive Treatments for Renal Cell Cancer
ACOS, New Orleans, LA Oct. 2006
Estimated Blood Loss Underestimates Calculated Blood Loss During Radical Retropubic
Prostatectomy
ACOS New Orleans, LA Sept 2006
Multiple Primary Malignancies Associated with Prostate Cancer
ACOS, New Orleans, LA Sept. 2006
Transurethral Resection of the Prostate: Ten Years of Evolution in the Gold Standard for the
Management of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
ACOS, New Orleans, LA Sept 2006
INVITED
PRESENTATIONS:
CT Scans and Prostatic Carcinoma
National Osteopathic Foundation Fellow
Colorado Springs, Colorado, March 1984
Accuracy of CT Scan in Staging Prostate
Cancer, Philadelphia Urologic Society
College of Physicians, Philadelphia, PA
April 1984
Update: Testicular Carcinoma
Urology Seminar - CME
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
September, 1984
Use of CT Scan for Assessing Nodal Metastasis
in Prostatic Carcinoma
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
October 1984
Use of Thiotepa in the Immediate Post-Op
Period for the Treatment of Superficial
Transitional Cell Cancer of the Bladder
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
October, 1984
Transplantation Experience with
Pyeloureterostomy
Philadelphia Urologic Society
College of Physicians, Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania
April 1985
INVITED
PRESENTATIONS:
Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction for the
Primary Care Physician
Medilinks CME Lecture Series
Haverford Community Hospital, March 1986
Experience with External Beam Irradiation
in the Treatment of Localized Prostate
Cancer - ACOS, Summer Urologic Seminar
Hershey, Pennsylvania, August 1986
Update: Prostate Cancer
Urology Seminar - CME
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic
Medicine, September 1986
Prostatic Cancer for Primary Care
Physicians Medilinks CME Lecture Series
Haverford Community Hospital,
January 1987
Prostate Problems in the Elderly
Lawndale Community Hospital 1987
Update: Management of Male Erectile
Dysfunction Urology Seminar - CME
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic
Medicine, September 1987
Penile Revascularization Surgery for
Male Erectile Dysfunction
Vascular Seminar AEMC-ND, September 1987
Ectopic Ureterocles and Urinary Obstruction
Pediatric Grand Rounds - AEMC, November 1989
Urologic Manifestations in the Neonate Physical Diagnosis, Pediatric Didactic Lecture,
December 1989
Nonsurgical Management of Benign Prostatic
Hyperplasia, CME Urology Seminar,
PCOM, September, 1990
Nonsurgical Management of Benign Prostatic
Hyperplasia, Medical Grand Rounds,
AEMC, December, 1990
Transrectal Approach to Uro-Genital Sinus,
ACOS, 1991
Urologic Complications of Gyn Surgery,
Gyn Grand Rounds, AEMC, February 1991
INVITED
PRESENTATIONS:
Nonsurgical Management of Benign Prostatic
Hyperplasia, Medical Grand Rounds,
Allentown Osteopathic Medical Center,
July, 1991
Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly,
Geriatric Grand Rounds, Philadelphia
Geriatric Center, July, 1991
Evaluation and Treatment of Male Infertility
Urologic Grand Rounds, PCOM, July, 1991
Screening for Prostate Carcinoma, CME,
1991 Urology Seminar, PCOM, September, 1991
Male Infertility, Gyn Grand Rounds,
AEMC, March, 1992
Complicated Urinary Tract Infections in the
Rehab Patient, Physiatric Grand Rounds, MRH,
April, 1992
Pulsed-dye Laser Lithotripsy
Maryland Stone Center
Baltimore, MD, July 1992
Pulsed-dye Laser Lithotripsy for Urinary
Calculi, Phila. College of Osteopathic
Medicine, Phila., PA, July, 1992
Non-Surgical Treatment of BPH
Nineteenth Annual Urology Seminar,
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine,
Phila., PA, September, 1992
Surgical Correction of Female Stress
Incontinence
Eleventh Annual Sivitz Symposium, "Update on
Urogynecology", Temple University
School of Medicine, Phila., PA,
September, 1992
Complicated Urinary Tract Infections Osteopathic Medical Conference,
Kirksville College, Las Vegas, NV,
2/93
Lower Urinary Tract Trauma,
Trauma Conference, Grand Rounds,
Albert Einstein Medical Center, 5/93
Lasers for Urologic Application,
Program Chairman,
Albert Einstein Medical Center, 6/93
INVITED
PRESENTATIONS:
Pulsed Dye Laser Lithotripsy for Urinary
Calculi, Geissenger Medical Center
Wilkes Barre, PA, August, 1993
Congenital UPJO, Hydronephrosis in Uretero,
Pediatric Grand Rounds, Albert Einstein
Medical Center, Phila., PA, August, 1993
Non-Surgical Treatment of BPH,
Annual Educational Meeting,
South Carolina Osteopathic Medical Assn.,
Hilton Head, SC, September, 1993
Lasers for the Treatment of BPH
ACOS, New Orleans, LA, 1995
Prostate Cancer: Risk Factors, Screening
Guidelines and Management
St. George Medical Cancer Society, 1/97
Experience with Swiss Lithoclast in urinary calculus disease as presented at The
Philadelphia Urologic Society, 3/97
Multiple Primary Tumors Associated with Prostate Cancer, ACOS, Atlanta, 9/97
Long Term Results of Penile Implant Surgery, Michigan State Univ. College of Osteopathic
Medicine, 11/97
Prostate Cancer: Risk Factors, Screening Guidelines and Management
Medical Grand Rounds, Holy Redeemer Hospital, Huntingdon Valley, PA, 3/98
Evaluation of Treatment of Male Erectile Dysfunction
Dept. of Medicine, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Grand Rounds, May 1998
Complicated Urinary Tract Infections: A Case Based Presentation
Medicine Grand Rounds, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Phila., PA, 10/98
Stress Urinary Incontinence: A Urologist's Perspective, Gyn Grand Rounds, AEMC 10/98
Neurogenic Bladder in Primary Care
Roxborough Memorial Hosp. April 1999
Male Menopause-Androgen Deficiency Syndrome Medicine Grand Rounds, Geisinger
Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre, PA, June 1999
Male Menopause
Medical Grand Rounds
Roxborough Memorial Hospital, July 1999
Urinary Tract Infections in the Adult Spina Bifida Patient, ACOS 1999
The Need for Voiding Diaries in the Evaluation of Men with Nocturia, ACOS 1999
INVITED
PRESENTATIONS:
Preliminary Experience with Sildenafil in Patients with Myelomeningocele, ACOS 1999
Expert Medical Testimony: Need for Reform
Philadelphia, PA ACOG-1999
Pretreatment with Finasteride can Decrease Perioperative Bleeding Associated with
Transurethral Resection of the Prostate, ACOS 1999
A New Diagnostic Algorithm for the Evaluation of Microscopic Hematuria, ACOS 1999
Multiple Primary Malignancies Associated with Prostate Cancer, ACOS 1999
Keys to Medical Malpractice Avoidance
Boston, MA ACOS-2000
Erectile Dysfunction, Medical Grand Rounds Conference Series, AEMC 10/00
Expert Medical Testimony: Need for Reform
Boston, MA ACOS-2000
Key to Medical Malpractice Avoidance
Elkins Park Hospital Grand Rounds April 2000
Male Hypogonadism
Howard University Family Practice
Grand Rounds Washington, DC August 2001
Androgen Deficiency Syndrome
St. Lukes Hospital
Family Practice Grand Rounds
Bethlehem, PA August 2001
New Concepts in BPH Pharmacotherapy
Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Branson, MO
December 7, 2002
Mcare Act: What it means to Physicians
POMA Convention
Philadelphia, PA
May 3, 003
Medical Errors
POMA Convention
Philadelphia, PA
May 3, 2003
Update on BPH
Maine Osteopathic Medical Association
Samoset, Maine
June 13, 2003
INVITED
PRESENTATIONS:
New Concepts in the Management of BPH
Medical College of Georgia
Urology Grand Rounds
Augusta, GA
August, 21, 2003
New Concepts in the Medical Management of BPH
Texas Academy of Family Physicians
New Orleans, LA
October 1, 2003
Erectile Dysfunction:2004
Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association
Philadelphia, PA
April, 2004
Androgen Deficiency Syndrome
Urology Grand Rounds
St. Louis University
Division of Urology,
St. Louis, MO
May, 2004
Legal Aspects Facing Family Physicians in 2004
PA. Osteopathic Family Physicians Society
Hershey, PA
August, 2004
Androgen Deficiency Syndrome
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
San Diego, CA. October 2004
Medico-legal Aspects of Urology
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
San Diego, CA. October 2004
BPH Management: Strategies in Primary Care
Men’s Health Symposium
th
!7 World Conference of Family Doctors
American Academy of Family Physicians
Orlando, FL
October 13, 2004
Current Status of Surgery for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
April 16, 2005
Androgen Deficiency In Aging Males
Delaware Urology Society
Christiana, DE
April 27, 2006
INVITED
PRESENTATIONS:
Enlarged Prostate and Prostate Cancer
Primary Care Network
Houston, TX
May 5, 2006
Enlarged Prostate and Prostate Cancer
Primary Care Network
Baltimore, Md
June 23, 2006
Evaluation and Management of Erectile Dysfunction
Medical Grand Rounds
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Philadelphia, PA
July 12, 2006
Androgen Deficiency in Males
Pa. Osteopathic Family Physicians Society
Hershey, PA
August 12, 2006
BPH: Newer Concepts in the Management of Enlarged
Prostates
Pa. Osteopathic Family Physicians Society
Hershey, PA
August 12, 2006
ABSTRACTS:
Transurethral Microwave Hyperthermia in the
Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia,
Mid Atlantic Section, AUA,
Richmond, VA, September, 1990
Nonsurgical Treatment of Benign Prostatic
Hyperplasia, ACOS, Orlando, October, 1991
Transurethral Microwave Hyperthermia in the
Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia,
ACOS, Orlando, FL, September, 1991
Flow Cytometry and Prostate Cancer,
Mid Atlantic Section, AUA,
Bermuda, October, 1991
Transurethral Microwave Hyperthermia in the
Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia,
One Year Follow Up, Mid Atlantic AUA,
Bermuda, October, 1991.
Effects of Pancreaticocystostomy on the
Lower Urinary Tract
Mid Atlantic Section, AUA,
Williamsburg, VA, September, 1992
ABSTRACTS:
The Use of Color Flow Doppler Ultrasound in the Management of Acute Testicular Torsion
AUA, September, 1994
100 Consecutive Ureteroscopic Stone Extractions
Utilizing the Pulsed Dye Laser Lithotriptor in a Community Hospital AUA, September, 1994
Ultrasonic Evaluation of the Genito-Urinary
Tract After Ureteroscopy AUA, Sept. 1994
Hytrin Community Assessment Trial (HYCAT), AUA, September, 1994
Urological Sequelae of Adult Spina Bifida Patients
Mid-Atlantic AUA, September, 1995
Low PSA in the Face of Metastasis Post Curative Prostatic Radiation Therapy
American Radium Society, November, 1996
The Role of Urologic Evaluation in the Adult Spina Bifida Patient
Mid-Atlantic AUA, September, 1997
Management of Intratesticular Cysts
Poster Session, Urologic Sectional Mtg.,
ACOS 1997
Chronic Indwelling Foley Catheters: Unacceptable Morbidity for Diabetic Males
AUA Annual Mtg., 1998
Helical CT Scanning: The Primary Imaging
Modality for Acute Flank Pain
AUA Annual Mtg., 1998
Loss of Heterozygosity (LOH) at Bp22 in
Prostate Cancer
ASTRO Mtg., 1998
Unenhanced Spiral CT and Its Use in Patients with Renal Colic
Podium Session, Natl. Mtg., AUA 1998
The Role of Urologic Evaluation in the Adult Spina Bifida Patient
1st Intl. Consultation on Incontinence
Convention Ctr., Monaco, June 1998
Reassessing the Role of Urodynamics After Cerebrovascular Accident: Males versus
Females
1st Intl. Consultation on Incontinence
Convention Ctr., Monaco, June 1998
Finasteride to Identify Men with Low PSA Levels Who are Appropriate Candidates for
Prostate Biopsy, Mid-Atlantic AUA, 10/98
ABSTRACTS:
Reassessing the Role of Urodynamics After Cerebrovascular Accident: Males vs. Females,
Mid-Atlantic AUA, 10/98
Racial Differences in Prostate Cancer as Related to Loss of Heterozygosity (LOH) at
Chromosome 8p22
84th Scientific Assembly & Annual Mtg., RSNA,
Chicago, November 1998
Underreporting of Erectile Dysfunction in Men with other Urologic Conditions
Atlanta AUA 2000
Replacement of a Ureteral Segment Using a Circumferential Small Intestinal Submucosa
Xenographic Graft”, Mid Atlantic AUA 2000
Effect of Irrigation Fluid Temperature on Core Body Temperature During Transurethral
Resection of the Prostate, AUA 2000
Single Opening Minimal Incision Living Donor Nephrectomy as an Alternative to Standard
Open Donor Nephrectomy, AUA 2000
Discontinuation of Alpha Blockade after Combination Medical Therapy for Benign Prostatic
Hyperplasia-Durability Data AUA 2000
Use of Intraurethral Alprostadil (MUSE) in a Group of Slidenafil Citrate Non-Responders
AUA 2000
Evaluation of the Management Strategies of Primary care Physicians Regarding Microscopic
Hematuria AUA 2000
Ureteral Segment Replacement Using a Circumferential Small Intestinal Submucosa
Xenogenic Graft
AUA Anaheim, June 2001
Discontinuation of Alpha Blockade After Initial Combination Medical Therapy for Bladder
Outlet Obstruction: Durability Data
AUA Anaheim, June 2001
Prostate Size and PSA Predict Failure in Patients Undergoing Alpha Blocker Monotherapy
AUA Anaheim, June 2001
Serum PSA Predicts Tolerability of Discontinuation of Alpha Blocker in Men with BPH
Concomitantly Treated with Finasteride and Alpha Blockers
AUA Anaheim, June 2001
Effects of Irrigation Fluid Temperature on Core Body Temperature During Transurethral
Resection of the Prostate
AUA Anaheim, June 2001
Diabetes as a Predictor of Decreased Leak Point Pressures After Radical Retropubic
Prostatectomy
AUA Anaheim, June 2001
ABSTRACTS:
Changes in Patient Characteristics and Results for Men Undergoing Transurethral Resection
of the Prostate: 1989 vs 1999
AUA Anaheim, June 2001
Pretreatment with Finasteride Improves
Transurethral Resection of the Prostate
AUA Anaheim, June 2001
Postoperative
Hemoglobin
Levels
After
A New Diagnostic Algorithm for the Evaluation of Microscopic Hematuria
AUA Anaheim, June 2001
Patient Perception of Risk Reduction in the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
AUA Hot Springs October 2001
Prostate Size and Incontinence Rates After Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy
AUA Hot Springs October 2001
Diabetes as a Predictor of Decreased Leak Point Pressures After Radical Retropubic
Prostatectomy
AUA Hot Springs October 2001
Bladder Neck Reconstruction Versus Bladder Neck Sparing Technique After Radical
Retropubic Prostatectomy
AUA Hot Springs October 2001
Minimal Incision Living Donor Nephrectomy Compared to the Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic
Approach
AUA Hot Springs October 2001
The Use of Oral Non-Narcotic Analgesics After Incisional Urologic Surgery
AUA Hot Springs October 2001
Estimated Blood Loss Underestimates Calculated Blood Loss During Radical Retropubic
Prostatectomy
AUA Hot Springs October 2001
Minimal Incision Living Donor Nephrectomy: Improvement in Patient Outcome
AUA Hot Springs October 2001
Recent Advances in Prostate Cancer: The Year in Review
Lake Buena Vista, FLA October 2001
Comparison of Alpha Blockers in the Treatment of Men with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Annual Mid-Atlantic AUA Baltimore, MD October 2002
Practice Perspectives on the Treatment of Men with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Annual Mid-Atlantic AUA Baltimore, MD October 2002
A Prospective Comparative Study of the Onset of Symptomatic Benefit of Dutasteride versus
Finasteride in Men with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia in Everyday Clinical Practice
AUA, San Francisco, CA 2004
ABSTRACTS:
Initial Evaluation of Gross Hematuria in the Emergency Department
AUA, San Francisco, CA 2004
5-ARI’s Provide Superior Benefits in Preventing AUR or Surgery versus Alpha Blockers
New England AUA 2002
Societe Internationale de Urologie 2002, Stockholm
AUA, Orlando, FL 2003
The Addition of Testosterone Replacement Therapy to Treat Erectile Dysfunction after
Failure of Sildenifil Alone in Men to with Acquired Androgen Deficiency Syndrome
AUA, Orlando, FL., 2003
Does Intra-operative Cell Salvage During Radical Retro-pubic Prostatectomy Affect
Biochemical Failure Rate?-A 10 Year Retrospective Evaluation
Mid Atlantic AUA Boca Raton, FL., 2003
The Use of Bisphosphonates for the Prevention of Bone Loss During Androgen Deprivation
Therapy for Prostate Cancer
Mid Atlantic AUA Boca Raton, Fl., 2003
Prospective Comparative Study of the Onset of Symptomatic Benefit of Dutasteride versus
Finasteride in Men with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia in Everyday Clinical Practice.
European Urology Association, Vienna, 2004
Efficacy and Tolerability of Tolterodine in Continent Male Patients with Overactive Bladder
and Nocturia, Mid-Atlantic AUA, Phoenix, AZ, October 2005
Initial Evaluation of Gross Hematuria in the Emergency Department. Mid- Atlantic AUA,
Phoenix, AZ, October 2005
Pathologic Characteristics of Repeat Prostate Biopsy after Initial Negative Biopsy, MidAtlantic AUA, Phoenix, AZ, October 2005
Serum Creatinine Predicts Success in Retrograde Ureteral Stent Placement in Patients with
Pelvic Malignacies, AUA. Atlanta, GA, May, 2006
The Effects of Dietary Caffeine on Voiding Function
Mid-Atlantic AUA, Washington, DC, Oct 2006
CURRENT RESEARCH:
GRANTS:
(1)
Alpha Blockade in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
(2)
Endothelial Receptors in Prostate Cancer
(3)
Chemoprevention in Prostate Cancer
(4)
Continence Factors in Radical Prostatectomy
(5)
Chemoprevention of Bladder Cancer
(6)
Treatment for Metastatic Prostate Cancer
(7)
Androgen Deficiency Syndrome in Males
(8)
Treatment of Overactive Bladder
(9)
Prognostic Indicators in Prostate Cancer
(10)
Cell Saver Technology in Prostate Cancer Surgery
(11)
Bone Preservation in Prostate Cancer
(1)
$25,000, Albert Einstein Society
Male Menopause Center 1998
(2)
$25,000, Albert Einstein Society
Bone Preservation in Patients with Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate, 1999
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