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2014 UroGators Alumni Society Reception Orlando, FL

The annual UroGators AUA reception was recently held in Orlando and was another resounding success. Attendance grows each year with a mixture of young, older and soon to be UroGators, as well as friends from all over the country. The camaraderie and enjoyment of food, drink, and Gator…

1923 Fund Members Funds Robotics Simulator

Based on a generous gift by the 1923 Fund members, the department of urology has recently installed a robotics simulator to enhance robotic training of our urology residents and trainees. The simulator serves the main purpose of providing a safe environment for trainees to learn…

2014 Physicians Recognition Award Nominees

On April 11, 2014, UF Health Shands will be holding a Recognition luncheon to honor the 2014 Customer Service is Key “CSK” Award Nominees, which will be hosted by Dr. Michael Good The Luncheon will be held at Noon in Rooms 1204/1205 Shands South Tower. These nominees were nominated…

University of Florida Department of Urology CME Seminar Series 2014

Summary of Event: On February 22, 2014, the UF Department of Urology held its 8th annual High Impact Urology CME event at the Hyatt Regency in Orlando, FL. This year’s meeting proved again to be a highly successful educational event with approximately 100 registered attendees including community urologists, residents, medical students, nurse…

UF Health Urology – Orlando Health

On Dec. 16, we announced the creation of the UF Health Cancer Center at Orlando Health. The UF Department of Urology has been working collaboratively with Orlando Health since July 2012 to create a urologic services program led by department chair Johannes Vieweg, M.D. This is evolving as…

Jason Sea, MD, Featured Faculty

The University of Florida’s Department of Urology has recently partnered with Orlando Health and I am proud to be one of the first physicians in this collaboration. It is an honor to have this opportunity to serve the residents of Orlando, and Florida. Urology encompasses issues and disorders…

Victoria Bird, MD, Featured Faculty

It is a great honor and a privilege to be part of the University of Florida Department of Urology.  Our department has been ranked 18th nationally, in the top 3% of 5,000 health care facilities, and is also the highest ranking in the State of Florida. Our department functions…

David M. Drylie, MD Visiting Professorship Lecture, Peter T Scardino, MD

The UroGators alumni society established as an educational priority several years ago the funding of a permanent visiting professorship. A permanent visiting professorship is an important element of most top tier urology programs and adds value and prestige to the program. The David M Drylie Visiting Professorship was established…

Romano DeMarco, MD, Featured Faculty

Dr. DeMarco is a board certified Pediatric Urologist who completed his Urology residency at Indiana University and Pediatric Urology fellowship at Vanderbilt University.   Dr. DeMarco has held faculty positions at Vanderbilt University and joint appointments at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and Kansas University when he was the Director of…