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OCTOBER 2017: New Faculty

Lauren Siff, MD Please join us as we welcome Lauren Siff, MD, Assistant Professor, VCU School of Medicine to the Division of Urology.

Dr. Siff will have joint appointments in both Department of Surgery and OBGYN and is currently seeing patients for female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery at VCU Health.

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Please join the Division in congratulating Randy Vince, MD on his first author publication, “Surveillance Strategies for Neurogenic Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction”

Randy Vince, MD

Dr. Vince is currently a urology resident who received his MD from Tulane University and has two undergraduate degrees, one in Chemistry from Towson University, and another in Medical Laboratory Science from Louisana State.

Hinman's Atlas of Urologic Surgery | Book Chapter authored by Uzoma Anele, MD, et. al.
Congratulations to Uzoma Anele, MD on the publication of his book chapter, “Operations for Priapism” in the 4th Edition of Hinman's Atlas of Urology.

Dr. Anele is a resident in our Urology Residency Program after receiving his MD in 2013 from the University of Maryland, and BS in Biological Sciences in 2009.

Uzoma Anele, MD

JUNE 2017: New Associate Chair for Clinical & Translational Research at VCU Department of Surgery

Adam Klausner, MD, Associate Professor of Urology, and Associate Chair for Clinical & Translational Research at VCU Department of Surgery

Join us in congratulating Adam Klausner, MD, Associate Professor, VCU School of Medicine, to the leadership position of Associate Chair for Clinical & Translational Research at the Department of Surgery.

Dr. Klausner is also the Director of Neurourology, Female Urology and Voiding Dysfunction at VCU Health, and holds additional appointments with VCU Obstetrics & Gynecology at McGuire VA Medical Center and UVA Medical Center.


APRIL: Richmond Magazine Names Top Docs for 2017

Top Docs 2017

Congratulations To OUR Top Docs!

Dr. Lance Hampton (top vote getter)

Dr. Tony Herndon (top vote getter, PEDS)

Dr. John Edmondson






2017 conference photos | conference archives


Children's Urology of Virginia Joins Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU

Children's Urology of Virginia Joins Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU


John Edmondson, MD
Dr. Edmondson

VCU News:
Children's Urology of Virginia Joins Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU

Dr. Edmondson joined the Division on October 10, 2016 as a pediatric urologist. A Richmond native, Dr. Edmondson attended James Madison University and Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine.  He trained in Urology at MCV Hospitals before completing his post-graduate training at Monash University in Australia and a Pediatric Urology Fellowship at Northwestern University in Chicago.

Dr. Edmondson’s clinical interests are reconstruction of genitourinary anomalies, hypospadias and ambiguous genitalia, spina bifida, undescended testes and vesicoureteral reflux. Among his research interests are hypospadias and ambiguous genitalia.


C. D. Anthony Herndon, MD, FAAP, FACS
Dr. Herndon
Please join us in welcoming C.D. Anthony Herndon, MD, Pediatric Urologist at Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU. Dr. Herndon comes to us from UVA School of Medicine and is board certified in Urology and Pediatric Urology.

His specialities include: continent urinary reconstruction, hypospadias/ambiguous genitalia, prenatal hydronephrosis, robotic surgery, undescended testes, vesicoureteral reflux, and spina bifada.


MaryEllen Dolat, MD Shaoqing Zhou, MD
MaryEllen Dolat, MD Shaoqing Zhou, MD

Ranjodh Gill, MD, FACP appointed Adjunct Faculty

Ranjodh Gill, MD, FACP

Ranjodh S. Gill, MD
Associate Professor

VCU Department of Internal Medicine
Endocrinology, Diabetes, & Metabolism



Richmond Magazine Names Top Docs for 2016

Top Docs 2015

Congratulations To OUR Top Doc!

Dr. Lance Hampton

See article:
Richmond Magazine's Top Docs 2016


Announcing Joint-Faculty Appointment

Steven Christopher Smith, MD, PhD Welcome to our new faculty affiliate from the Department of Pathology:

Steven C. Smith, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor

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VCU Urology & IVUmed: “Teach One, Reach Many in Vietnam”

For the past several years, Dr. Lance Hampton and a urology resident has traveled to Hue, Vietnam to volunteer their time and training as part of IVUmed's “Teach One, Reach Many” campaign. This year, Dr. Tyler Roseman will be traveling to Vietnam along with chief resident, Dr. MaryEllen Pace. We encourage you support this year's surgical team by visiting IVUmed's website.

Our volunteers donate their time and travel costs to provide life-changing surgical training. We are asking you to join our campaign to fund surgeries, purchase supplies, increase scholarships and provide the support necessary to realize the vision of a world where everyone has access to the urological surgical care they need.

Researchers receive $1.7 million grant to improve diagnosis, treatment of overactive bladder

Adam Klausner, MD“This will hopefully lead to more targeted therapies and improved outcomes for new medications that are used in the treatment of overactive bladder,” said Adam Klausner, M.D., an associate professor and the Warren Koontz Professor of Urologic Research in the Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, VCU School of Medicine.

> Read More: VCU News

Announcing New Joint-Faculty Appointment

Jinxing Yu, MD Welcome to new faculty affiliate from VCU Department of Radiology

Jinxing Yu, MD | Bio

Professor, VCU Department of Radiology
Director, Oncologic & Prostate Imaging
VCU Health

Learn more about our Affiliated Partnerships

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Bunts-Hackler Conference Archives

2017: 2017: State of the Art Urology: Incorporating New Techniques Into Your Practice
Keynote Speakers: Drs. Sammy Elsamra, W. Marston Linehan, Dan Theodorescu, Willie Underwood, III, Daniel Eun
2016: 2016: State of the Art Urology
Keynote Speakers: Drs. Kurt A. McCammon, MD; Peter A. Pinto, MD; Craig G. Rogers, MD; and Jinxing Yu, MD
2015: Pediatric Urology for the General Urologist
Keynote Speakers: Drs. Thomas F. Kolon, MD; H.G. Rushton, Jr., MD; and Lane S. Palmer, MD
2014: Current Controversies in Screening, Diagnosis, & Treatment of Prostate Cancer
Keynote Speakers: Drs. Peter R. Carroll, Judd W. Moul
2013: Current Status of the Multidisciplinary Approach to Testis Cancer
Keynote Speakers: Drs. Lawrence Einhorn, Joel Sheinfeld
2012: Female Urology & Urogynecology
Keynote Speakers: Drs. John DeLancey, Gary Lemack
2011: Robotic & Minimally Invasive Urology
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jihad Kaouk

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updated: October 12, 2017