Pasquale Casale MDProfessor, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York; Chief, Pediatric Urology, NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, New York, New York
One of the foremost authorities on pediatric minimally invasive surgeries, Dr. Pasquale Casale is the Chief of Pediatric urology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital and Professor of Urology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Casale specializes in pediatric genitourinary reconstructive surgery and minimally invasive surgery, with an emphasis on laparoscopy, robotic surgery and stone disease. He has developed a number of minimally invasive techniques for pediatric patients, including robot-assisted and endoscopic procedures.
Previously, Dr. Casale was the Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Robotic surgery, as well as co-director of the Surgical Simulation and Training Lab, at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He frequently serves as a lecturer and visiting professor, both nationally and internationally, on advanced robotics, laparoscopy and reconstruction, as well as on endourologic surgery for children.
Dr. Casale received his medical degree from The Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, New York, and did his surgical training at The Beth Israel Medical Center and his urologic training at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. He completed a two-year fellowship in pediatric urology at Seattle Children's Hospital. Dr. Casale is board certified in Urology with a Certificate of Sub-specialization by the Board of Urology in Pediatric Urology.