Trushar Patel, MD

College Of Medicine Urology

Contact Info Department of Urology
2 Tampa General Circle, STC6
Tampa, FL 33606

Academic Email: tpatel7@health.usf.edu

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Education

  • MD, Medicine, New York University School Of Medicine, 2006
  • BS, Chemistry, New York University, 2002

Academic Philosophy

"His clinical focus includes robotic procedures for both benign and malignant conditions of the ureter, kidney, bladder and prostate."

Research Interests

  • His major research interests include clinical outcomes after surgery for urological malignancies, technology utilization, and surgical curriculum development

Memberships

  • Endourology Society (Member, 2013 - Present)
  • AOA (Member, 2006 - Present)
  • American Urological Association (Member, 2006 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Wambi, CO.Patel, T.Shapiro, EY.Tal, O.Hruby, GW.Berg, WT.Benson, MC.Badani, KK. Findings of routine apical margin biopsy during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy. Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A. 23(6) : 511-5, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23621833
  • Badani, KK.Shapiro, EY.Berg, WT.Kaufman, S.Bergman, A.Wambi, C.Roychoudhury, A.Patel, T. A Pilot Study of Laparoscopic Doppler Ultrasound Probe to Map Arterial Vascular Flow within the Neurovascular Bundle during Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy. Prostate cancer. 2013: 810715, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23862066
  • Badalato, GM.Gaya, JM.Hruby, G.Patel, T.Kates, M.Sadeghi, N.Benson, MC.McKiernan, JM. Immediate radical cystectomy vs conservative management for high grade cT1 bladder cancer: is there a survival difference? BJU international. 110(10) : 1471-7, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22487512
  • Patel, T.Kirby, W.Hruby, G.Benson, MC.McKiernan, JM.Badani, K. Heparin prophylaxis and the risk of venous thromboembolism after robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy. BJU international. 108(5) : 729-32, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21231988
  • Badalato, G.Patel, T.Hruby, G.McKiernan, J. Does the presence of muscularis propria on transurethral resection of bladder tumour specimens affect the rate of upstaging in cT1 bladder cancer? BJU international. 108(8) : 1292-6, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21176080
  • Patel, T.Kellner, CP.Katsumi, H.Gupta, M. Efficacy of endopyelotomy in patients with secondary ureteropelvic junction obstruction. Journal of endourology / Endourological Society. 25(4) : 587-91, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21388243
  • Patel, T.Pitman, M.McKiernan, JM. Bladder cancer: a review of clinical management and prognostic factors. Minerva urologica e nefrologica = The Italian journal of urology and nephrology. 62(4) : 377-86, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20944539
  • Woldu, SL.Barlow, LJ.Patel, T.Hruby, GW.Benson, MC.McKiernan, JM. Single institutional experience with nephron-sparing surgery for pathologic stage T3bNxM0 renal cell carcinoma confined to the renal vein. Urology. 76(3) : 639-42, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20163841
  • Gupta, M.Patel, T.Xavier, K.Maruffo, F.Lehman, D.Walsh, R.Landman, J. Prospective randomized evaluation of periureteral botulinum toxin type A injection for ureteral stent pain reduction. The Journal of urology. 183(2) : 598-602, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20018320
  • Patel, T.Hruby, G.Badani, K.Abate-Shen, C.McKiernan, JM. Clinical outcomes after radical prostatectomy in diabetic patients treated with metformin. Urology. 76(5) : 1240-4, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20627287
  • Patel, T.Kozakowski, K.Hruby, G.Gupta, M. Skin to stone distance is an independent predictor of stone-free status following shockwave lithotripsy. Journal of endourology / Endourological Society. 23(9) : 1383-5, 2009. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19694526
  • Seager, CM.Puzio-Kuter, AM.Patel, T.Jain, S.Cordon-Cardo, C.Mc Kiernan, J.Abate-Shen, C. Intravesical delivery of rapamycin suppresses tumorigenesis in a mouse model of progressive bladder cancer. Cancer prevention research (Philadelphia, Pa.). 2(12) : 1008-14, 2009. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19952358
  • Lowe, FC.Patel, T. Complementary and alternative medicine in urology: what we need to know in 2008. BJU international. 102(4) : 422-4, 2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18510662

Positions Held

  • Robotic Surgical Oncology Fellow (Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center 2012 - 2013)
  • Resident (Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center 2007 - 2012)
  • Intern (General Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center 2006 - 2007)

Awards/Honors

  • Member (Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society - 2006)
  • The Ferdinand C. Valentine Student Research Grant in Urology (New York Academy of Medicine - 2005)