Contributes by John Jurige, MD This month, almost one year after the FDA cleared Sonablate HIFU for prostate tissue ablation, a major step forward wa…Read More
John H. Jurige, MD
Dr. Jurige has been practicing HIFU for over nine years and currently serves and the HIFU Program Director for the Louisville HIFU Center of Excellence where he has treated over 100 patients. He has also served as a proctor and medical director for International HIFU (a subsidiary of SonaCare Medical) and treated or been involved with nearly 400 patients outside of the U.S. in in Mexico, Bermuda and the Bahamas.
Jurige has over 25 years of practicing urology and is a member of the American Board of Urology, American Urological Association and is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Urology at the University of Louisville. His areas of special interest include female urology and incontinence management, microsurgical vasectomy reversal, erectile dysfunction and prostate cancer treatment. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Louisville and completed his residency training there as well. He currently practices urology at First Urology in Louisville, Kentucky.
With more than 25 urologists in the practice, First Urology is the largest urologic provider in the greater Louisville and southern Indiana area. The practice offers comprehensive urologic care for men, women and children of all ages. First Urology partnered with HIFU Prostate Services to make Sonablate HIFU for prostate cancer available at Louisville Surgery Center.
Louisville Treatment Center
A partnership between First Urology, Dr. John Jurige and HIFU Prostate Services makes Sonablate HIFU available at Louisville Surgery Center. First Urology, PSC, which was formed when Metropolitan Urology and Allied Urology joined together as equal partners, is the largest urologic provider in the greater Louisville and southern Indiana area with over 25 urologists in the group.
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