J. Brantley Thrasher, MD


new york



ABU makes changes to reduce burden during pandemic

March 31, 2020

"During these times of uncertainty, panic, and social distancing associated with COVID-19, the American Board of Urology is sensitive to the additional stress this pandemic has placed on urology practices and urologists’ ability to meet their certificate requirements," writes J. Brantley Thrasher, MD.

Addressing prostate cancer’s racial disparity starts with you

February 07, 2020

Several decades of data show that Black men are less likely to be screened and treated for prostate cancer than their white counterparts. In this interview, Kelvin A. Moses, MD, PhD, of Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN discusses the reasons for these disparities and how practicing urologists can address them.

TP-Bx: The answer to rising infectious complications?

February 03, 2020

"A more standardized protocol that is office based, reliable, and reproducible as well as cost- and time-efficient is required to entice more urologists to abandon the TRUS-BX approach," writes J. Brantley Thrasher, MD.