Tag - Urology

Helping dad make a healthy choice about prostate cancer screening

This weekend, families across the country will celebrate “dad” with funny cards, gifts and plenty of food, too. And while it’s all fun and games now, it may also be the perfect time to talk about your dad’s health. That’s because a group monitoring prostate cancer has released new guidelines for...

Lewis honored by Sexual Medicine Society of North America

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Sexual Medicine Society of North America has renamed its Lifetime Achievement Award to honor Dr. Ronald W. Lewis, urologist and expert in sexual dysfunction at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. Lewis, a pioneer in the treatment of male sexual dysfunction, also...

Terris selected American Board of Urology trustee

Dr. Martha K. Terris, Witherington Distinguished Chair in Urology and chief of the Section of Urology at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, has been selected as a member of the Board of Trustees of the American Board of Urology. Terris will serve a six-year term on the 12-member...

Klaassen is 2016 Resident of the Year

It took just four days to change Zach Klaassen’s life forever. As a fourth-year medical student at St. George’s University Medical School in Grenada, Klaassen was 99 percent positive he was headed for a career as a vascular surgeon. Until a call from a family friend in New Jersey changed everything...

Heroes in Health Care Nov. 16-20

This week’s installment of Heroes in Health Care begins in the Multiple Sclerosis Clinic, where Dr. Suzanne Smith and the clinic staff are in high demand. “Dr. Suzanne Smith is the consummate physician in every respect: compassionate, wise, understanding and brilliant,” one patient said. Another...

Kidney Cancer Research Showcased

Kidney Cancer Research Showcased

At the Annual Meeting of the American Urologic Association, an analysis by the GRU Urology team was chosen for highlighting by CancerTherapyAdvisor.com. This study showed that non-married patients with lower socioeconomic status were more likely to present with metastatic renal cell carcinoma...

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