Roberto F. Ferraro, MD



Clark University, Worcester, MA

Major:  Biochemistry                                              

Degree:  B.A. honors in Biochemistry                    


Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL                          

Degree: Medical Doctor


Duke University Medical Center                             

Specialty:  General Surgery Internship                      

Duke University Medical Center                             

Specialty:   General Surgery Resident/Urology           

Licensure and Certification

License: State:  North Carolina             

Number:  98-01645        

Issued:  14 February, 1999

Board Certification: 

American Board of Urology       

Issued:  February 2002,  Recertified February 2012


7/1/1999 –       Urology Specialists of the Carolinas, PLLC                 

Present           101 W.T. Harris Boulevard,  Suite – 5202

                       Charlotte, NC  28262


Academic:         Associate Professor of Urology,  University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill


1998 – 1999     Chief Resident, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

1997 – 1998     Senior Resident, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

1996 – 1997     Senior Assistant Resident, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

1995 – 1996     Research Fellow, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

1994 – 1995     Junior Assistant Resident, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

1993 – 1994     Internship, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Professional Organizations

American Urological Association

Research and Publications:

1.         Evaluation of Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy Using Real-Time Noninvasive Prostatic Temperature Mapping Via Ultrasound Imaging. Best Poster of Session 1996 AUA Annual    Meeting, Orlando, Florida.

2.         Evaluation of Triggerable Ureteral Stent: Integrity and Relative Opacity

3.         A New Generation of Semi-Rigid Fiberoptic Ureteroscopes. Accepted to Journal of Endourology February 1998.  Podium Presentation 1996 AUA National Meeting, Orlando, Florida.

4.         Mechanisms of Tissue Injury and Limitation of Damage During Lithotripsy.

Carolina Urology Partners Outpatient Facility

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9735 Kincey Avenue Suite 302,

Huntersville, NC 28078