Monthly Archives: January 2016

Seth Lerner, MD Performed Local Hospital’s First Robotic Surgery 10 Years Ago

Seth Lerner, MD of AUCNY – White Plains Maple Avenue is Director of the Prostate Program at White Plains Hospital. He is recognized as a national leader in the field of robotic prostatectomy. He performed the Hospital’s first Robotic Prostatectomy 10 years ago. Read about it in the Armonk Daily Voice. http://bit.ly/1Ok9qz2

 

 

 

ASCO GU 2016 After the 2012 USPSTF Recommendation on Prostate Cancer Screening, Higher Gleason Grades and More Positive Cores

On Urotoday.com, you can find the prostate cancer trend results presented by Drs. Deepak A. Kapoor, Carl A. Olsson and Ann E. Anderson at the ASCO GU conference. To read about the correlation between Gleason scores and more positive cores, click here.

 

 

 

Trends in Histology of Newly Diagnosed Prostate Cancer Subsequent to USPSTF PSA Screening Recommendation

WSJ.com quoted data from the study Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor co-authored with Drs. Carl A. Olsson and Ann E. Anderson on prostate cancer trends subsequent to USPSTF screening guidelines.

To read about the findings, click here.

To see the print edition of the story, click here.

 

 

 

Scarsdale Doctor Named 2016-17 Health Policy Scholar

Dr. Thomas Rechtschaffen of Scarsdale was selected as the AUA 2016-2017 Gallagher Health Policy Scholar. “Dr. Rechtschaffen’s nomination is a testament to the efforts he has made over the last several years in participating in advocacy and volunteer activities” said Dr. Deepak Kapoor, President of Advanced Urology Centers of New York. “His appointment is an acknowledgement of the importance of independent urologists to the future of our country’s health policy.” Learn more by clicking here.