Dr. Alice K. Tsao joins Chesapeake Urology Associates, expanding urologic oncology surgical services

Published On: 10/30/2008

BALTIMORE - Dr. Sanford J. Siegel, President and CEO of Chesapeake Urology Associates (CUA), announces the addition of Dr. Alice K. Tsao to its Glen Burnie and Pine Heights offices. As the nation's second largest urology practice, CUA offers broad urology services, including identification and treatment of a range of urologic cancers, laparoscopy and robotics surgery, which will expand with Dr. Tsao's expertise.

Fellowship trained in laparoscopy, endourology and robotics at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Tsao specializes in robotic and laparoscopic procedures for cancers of the kidney, bladder and prostate.  Additionally, Dr. Tsao specializes in urologic procedures for ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction including pyeloplasties for UPJ obstruction, and robotic sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse.  Dr. Tsao will also treat patients for general urology needs.

Dr. Tsao received undergraduate honors from Johns Hopkins University and graduate honors from the University of South Florida. She completed her residency at the Mayo Clinic Department of Urology. Dr. Tsao received a number of awards during her training, including the International Volunteers in Urology Resident Scholar Award in 2005.  Dr. Tsao is an active member of the American Urological Association and American Medical Association. She has been published in numerous urologic journals including "Contemporary Urology Supplements" (Volume 10) and "Male Sexual Dysfunction". 

As one of the East Coast's premier urology private medical practices, Chesapeake Urology Associates, P.A. (CUA) provides superior care often limited to university programs. More than 300 staff members, including a team of fellowship-trained urologists, provide men, women and children with the highest quality, comprehensive urologic care in an environment of compassion and dignity. CUA offers the most advanced minimally-invasive laparoscopic and robotics procedures and leading-edge diagnostic techniques at 20 offices in the Baltimore Metropolitan Area. 

In addition, CUA operates specialty centers focusing on incontinence, infertility and male reproductive medicine, as well as the Chesapeake Urology Research Associates (CURA), which conducts state-of-the-art drug studies for erectile dysfunction, bladder and prostate disease and cancer, to provide patients and the community with leading care for all urological conditions including urinary incontinence, prostate screening, prostate cancer, erectile dysfunction, vasectomies and fertility. CUA's unique Center for Integrative Medicine also provides nutrition, physical therapy, acupuncture and sexual therapy services. For more information, visit www.chesapeakeurology.com.