Prostate Diseases

Prostate diseases are conditions or problems associated with a man's prostate gland.  With age, the prostate slowly increases in size and can cause problems resulting in prostate disease. Common diseases include prostatitis, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), and prostate cancer.

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Minimally Invasive Surgery Center

The Department of Urology at Tufts MC in Boston is a pioneer in both ablative and reconstructive laparoscopic lasers (Holmium and KPT-Green Light) and other minimally invasive surgery.
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Doctors + Care Team

Gennaro A. Carpinito, MD, FACS

Gennaro A. Carpinito, MD, FACS

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Urologist-in-Chief; Charles M. Whitney Professor and Chairman, Department of Urology, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Urology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6317
Fax #: 617-636-5349

Uro-oncology with special interest in kidney and prostate cancers, da Vinci Robot-assisted minimally invasive urological surgeries, ablative and reconstructive laparoscopic urological surgeries, radical nephrectomy, nephroureterectomy, partial nephrectomy, adrenalectomy, radical prostatectomy, pyeloplasty, minimally invasive endoscopic procedures and SWL (shock wave lithotripsy)

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Adnan Kaleli, MD

Adnan Kaleli, MD

Title(s): Urologist; Associate Clinical Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Urology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6317
Fax #: 617-636-5349

General urology

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Tony Luongo, MD

Tony Luongo, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Urologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Urology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6317
Fax #: 617-636-5349

Uro-oncology with special interest in bladder cancer, stone disease, general urology

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