Lahey's Institute of Urology Welcomes Patients of Gateway Urology to Its Practice
An international leader in the field of urology, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center's Institute of Urology is recognized for both clinical and academic excellence. Our preeminent urologists work together to develop customized treatment plans for patients, ensuring the delivery of exceptional care and the best possible outcomes. We offer expert care through Centers for Urologic Cancers, Sexual Medicine, Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery, Prostate Disease, Reconstructive Urologic Surgery, Stone Disease and Urinary Continence. Because the Institute of Urology is a major tertiary referral center for the treatment of urologic disease, many patients with difficult urologic conditions are referred to us by their primary urologist for complex operations. Our staff consists of subspecialty urologists who attend busy outpatient practices and perform inpatient and ambulatory surgical procedures. We have specialized expertise in
John A. Libertino, MD, chair, Institute of Urology, and director, Sophia Gordon Cancer Center, recently presented the findings of nearly 20 years of retrospective clinical data demonstrating that long term kidney function is significantly improved in cancer patients when their kidney tumor is removed via a new “clampless” variation of the traditional surgical procedure known as a partial nephrectomy.