Chesapeake Urology News

Chesapeake Urology Prostate Center Earns ACR Accreditation

Published On: 04/20/2017

Chesapeake Urology’s Prostate Center has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Jeff Zemencik, Director of the Prostate Center says, “Accreditation by the American College of Radiology inspires a high level of confidence for our patients, referring physicians and managed care organizations, and assures that only the highest quality of care is being provided at Chesapeake Urology.”

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Thankful for Our Doctors – Celebrating National Doctor’s Day

Published On: 03/30/2017

In honor of National Doctor’s Day, celebrated each year on March 30th, Chesapeake Urology says “Thank You” to our team of dedicated and passionate doctors. Doctor’s Day reminds us of the exceptional contributions our physicians make to the field of urology and the constant dedication they have to serving those who come to them in need of superior care. And, while today is one day dedicated to doctors, Chesapeake Urology is grateful for the amazing work of our talented physicians every day of the year.

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VASECTOMIES ARE FOR MEN, BUT MANY WOMEN HAVE QUESTIONS, TOO

Published On: 01/31/2017

At some point in almost every couple’s lives, the discussion about whether or not to have more children comes up. When a couple decides that their family is complete and it’s time to explore permanent methods of birth control to prevent future pregnancies, a vasectomy is a trusted and effective choice. While a vasectomy is performed on a man, many women have questions and concerns about this procedure as well.

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CHESAPEAKE UROLOGY CONTINENCE SPECIALISTS OFFER NEUROMODULATION THERAPY AS EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR BOWEL INCONTINENCE

Published On: 01/25/2017

Individuals living with chronic bowel incontinence may benefit from a unique treatment, traditionally used for overactive bladder, that is now proving highly effective in treating bowel incontinence. Sacral neuromodulation therapy addresses the breakdown in communication between the sacral nerves (which control bowel and bladder function) and the brain that is a leading cause of incontinence issues. FDA-approved for treating bowel incontinence, neuromodulation therapy is improving the lives of countless individuals with the chronic bowel condition.

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Michelle Herren Named Director of Facilities, Planning and Management

Published On: 01/17/2017

Chesapeake Urology Welcomes New Director of Facilities, Planning and Management, Michelle Herren.

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CHESAPEAKE UROLOGY SURGEONS ONLY SPECIALISTS IN U.S. TO PERFORM TUBELESS PCNL AS SAME-DAY PROCEDURE FOR REMOVING LARGE, COMPLEX KIDNEY STONES

Published On: 12/16/2016

Julio Davalos, M.D., one of the nation’s leaders in large kidney stone surgery, and counterpart Joel E. Abbott, D.O., are the only kidney stone surgeons in the U.S. to perform the innovative, minimally invasive technique known as tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy or tubeless PCNL as an outpatient procedure in an ambulatory surgery center.

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Daniel Dietrick, M.D., Named Chief Value Officer

Published On: 11/16/2016

Chesapeake Urology, the largest urology practice in the Mid-Atlantic region and one of the leading practices in the nation, recently named urologist Daniel Dietrick, M.D., Chief Value Officer (CVO).

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