Urology Surgery Faculty

Eduardo Orihuela, MDMichael M. Warren Distinguished Professor of Urology

About Eduardo Orihuela, MD

  • Medical School: Cayetano Heredi University, Lima, Peru

    Residency Program: General Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland; Urological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    Fellowships: Urologic Oncology; University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1981; Urologic Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, 1982-84.

  • Awards/Honors: First Prize, Pittsburgh Urological Association, 1981; Honorable Mention, Pittsburgh Urological Association, 1982; First Prize, Northeastern Section, American Urological Association, 1981.

    Special Interests: Urological oncology; nerve-sparing radical surgery; laser therapy; adaptive immunotherapy; percutaneous-endourological management of upper tract urinary tumors; intravesical BCG therapy; continent urinary diversion; reconstructive urologic surgery; prostate ultrasound; screening for prostate cancer; cryotherapy of prostate cancer.

    Research Projects: Mechanisms of action of cancer immunotherapy; flow cytometry; tumor cell surface antigens; analysis of DNA determinants of androgen receptors in prostate cancer; laser treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia; cryotherapy of urological tumors.