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Jean V. Joseph, M.D., M.B.A.

Cancer, Surgery, Urology

Clinical Interests

Bladder Cancer; Genitourinary Oncology, Prostate Cancer, Urology Cancer, Reproductive Organ Cancer; Kidney Stone Disease, Lithotripsy; Minimally-Invasive Surgery; Prostate Cancer; Robot-Assisted Surgery; Testicular Cancer; Urologic Oncology; Urology - Urologic Surgery; UroNAV

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-2838

Office: (585) 756-5469

Fax: (585) 756-5457

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Biography

Dr. Joseph received his Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Boston University in 1988 and Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Rochester School of Medicine in 1992. Dr. Joseph completed his Residency in Urologic Surgery at the University of Rochester/ Strong Memorial Hospital in 1998. He completed his fellowship training in reconstructive urologic surgery at the University College London in England in 2000, and completed a Master Class in laparoscopic prostatectomy in Paris in 2001. Dr. Joseph also earned his Masters in Business Administration from the Rochester Institute of Technology in 2004.

Dr. Joseph's specializes in robotic surgery for urologic diseases, particularly prostate cancer. His areas of clinical and research interests have been on improving outcomes of men treated surgically for prostate cancer. He is known nationally and internationally for his work in this area. He is a pioneer in the field of robotic surgery, and recently served as President of the Society of Urologic Robotic Surgery. He has authored numerous medical journal articles on topics related to robotic and minimally invasive surgery. He serves as editor for "Doctor's advice" a patient oriented magazine focused on preventative health. He is a board-certified urologic surgeon. He is Professor of Urology and Oncology at the University of Rochester Medical Center, where he also serves as director of the Center for Robotic Surgery.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Urology - American Board of Urology

Education

1988
BA | Boston University
Biology

1992
MD | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent
Medicine

2004
Masters | Rochester Institute of Technology
Business Administration

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

09/01/1994 - 06/30/1998
Residency in Urology at University of Rochester Medical Center

09/01/1993 - 06/30/1994
Residency in Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center

09/01/1994 - 06/30/1998
Residency in Urology at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2007 - 2015
Boston Scientific Fellowship Grant
Sponsor: Boston Scientific

1998 - 1998
Upstate New York Resident's Day Competition, 1st prize

1990 - 1991
Dean's Scholarship Recognition Award
Location: University of Rochester School of Medicine

1990 - 1990
CIBA Community Service Award
Location: University of Rochester School of Medicine

1990 - 1990
National Medical Fellowship/Glaxo AIDS Fellowships
Location: University of Rochester School of Medicine

1987 - 1988
Career Expo Planning Committee Award
Location: Boston University

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Publications

Journal Articles

6/2015
Agrawal V, Feng C, Joseph JV. "Outcomes of Extraperitoneal Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy in the Morbidly Obese: A Propensity Score-Matched Study". J Endourol. 2015; 29(6):677-82.

1/2015
Kukreja JE, Levey HR, Scosyrev E, Kiernan M, Berrondo C, McNamee C, Wu G, Joseph JV, Ghazi A, Rashid H, Dozier A, Messing EM. "Effectiveness and safety of extended-duration prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism in major urologic oncology surgery". Urol Oncol. 2015; pii: S1078-1439.

1/2015
Agrawal V, Joseph JV. "Bladder rupture - a rare complication of extraperitoneal balloon dissection during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy". Int J Med Robot. 2015; doi: 10.1002.

Books & Chapters

2015
Book Title: Pelvic Cancer Surgery-Modern Breakthroughs and Future Advances
Author List: Patel HR, Mould T, Joseph JV, Delaney CP
Published By: Springer2015

2012
Book Title: Simulation in Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery
Author List: Patel J, Joseph JV
Published By: Springer2012

2011
Book Title: Extraperitoneal Laparoscopic and Robotic Urologic Surgery
Author List: Joseph JV, Patel H
Published By: Springer2011

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