Thomas J. Guzzo MD, MPHChief of Urology and Associate Program Director, University of Pennsylvania Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Dr. Guzzo is Chief of Urology and Associate Program Director at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine. He completed his general surgery internship and urology residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Guzzo completed a fellowship at the James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute of the Johns Hopkins Hospital in urologic oncology. During his fellowship he also earned a Masters in Public Health from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He is extensively trained in the treatment of all aspects of urologic malignancies including open, laparoscopic, endoscopic and robotic surgical treatment for such malignancies.
Dr. Guzzo’s clinical areas of expertise include the surgical treatment of prostate, bladder, kidney and testicular cancer. He has one of the largest urologic oncology practices in the region and specializes in open, endoscopic and minimally invasive surgical procedures. Additionally, He is a member of the Penn Academy of master clinicians.
Dr. Guzzo also maintains a productive urologic oncology research program. He is a Prostate Cancer Foundation young investigator award recipient. He is the director of the urologic oncology research laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania. He has published over 120 peer-reviewed manuscripts, over a dozen book chapters and is the editor of two text books in urology.
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Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:
- Outcomes of Bowel Preparation in Colon Surgery
- AUA 2015: Dr. Thomas Guzzo's Session Recommendations
- Increased Weight and BMI in Middle Age Associated With Prostate Cancer
- Difference in Association of Obesity With Prostate Cancer Risk Between US African American and Non-Hispanic White Men
- Functional Imaging for Nodal Staging in Patients With Prostate Cancer at High Risk for Lymph Node Involvement
- Natural History of Surgically Treated High-Risk Prostate Cancer
- Clinical Outcomes of cT1 Micropapillary Bladder Cancer
- Searching for the Optimal BCG Maintenance Regimen
- Evaluation of Reduced-Dose Bacillus Calmette-Guérin Maintenance Therapy
- Multicenter Assessment of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer