John A Libertino MDChair, Institute of Urology, Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Professor of Urology, Tuft University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Dr. John A. Libertino is currently the Chairman of the Institute of Urology at Lahey Clinic, a position he has had since 1991. He is a Professor of Urology at the Tufts University School of Medicine.
A practicing surgeon, Dr. Libertino is a leader in the field of urinary bladder reconstruction, renal artery bypass and “kidney salvage” – the restoration of function to nonfunctioning kidneys, treatment of all GU cancers such as prostate cancer, kidney cancer, bladder cancer, testicular and penile cancer.
Dr. Libertino joined the staff of the Lahey Clinic in 1970 as a member of the Department of Urology. His administrative positions since then have included the Lahey Clinic Staff Association, Member of the Board of Governors, Member of the Board of Trustees, serving both as a Member and then Vice Chairman, Member of the Executive and Finance Committees, Chairman of the Personnel Committee, Vice Chairman and then Chairman of the Division of Surgery, Vice Chairman and then Chairman of the Board of Governors. He was the Director of the Sophia Gordon Cancer Center. He also served as CEO of Lahey Clinic from 1994-1999.