Author | Stephen Y. Nakada, MD


The physician executive: How one urologist balances MD, CEO roles

January 07, 2020

In this interview, physician executive J. Christian Winters, MD, outlines his multiple professional roles, explains how he divides his time between clinical and administrative responsibilities, and offers advice to young urologists seeking a career in leadership.

Managing stone recurrence: What practitioners should know

October 01, 2019

In this interview, Juan Calle, MD, discusses how he follows patients once they are stone free and how he utilizes dietary/lifestyle modification and medical management.

Percutaneous access: Principles and best practices

July 09, 2019

In this interview, Bodo Knudsen, MD, outlines his step-by-process for obtaining percutaneous access, discusses the ways he reduces radiation exposure during percutaneous nephrolithotomy, and gives his thoughts on how clinicians can gain proficiency with access.

Ureteral access sheaths: Tips on when and how to use

January 13, 2019

In this interview, Andrew Portis, MD, discusses his experience with ureteral access sheaths and describes an algorithm for their selection and use.