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Joseph F. Harryhill, M.D.

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Administrative Offices:
Penn Medicine University City
3737 Market Street, 4th Floor
Philadelphia PA, 19104
Administrative Assistant:
Christopher Templeton
Administrative Phone: 215-662-8699
Administrative Fax: 215-243-2060

Penn Medicine Radnor
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor PA 19087
Telephone: 610-902-5700
Fax Number: 610-902-5704

Clinical Offices:
Penn Medicine University City
3737 Market Street, 4th Floor
Philadelphia PA, 19104
Clinical Telephone: 215-662-8699
Clinical Fax: 215-243-2060

Penn Medicine Radnor
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor PA 19087
Telephone: 610-902-5700
Fax Number: 610-902-5704

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Joseph F. Harryhill, MD, joins the Penn division of urology as assistant professor of surgery.

A graduate of the Ohio State University College of Medicine, Dr. Harryhill completed his surgical and urologic residencies at Temple University Hospital. He has been a member of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine faculty and in private practice as part of the urology service at Pennsylvania Hospital since 1998. He has published and lectured extensively and participates in many community service activities, including prostate cancer screenings, throughout the Philadelphia region.  

He is a member of the American Urologic Association and the American Medical Association, and a fellow in the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Harryhill will see patients at Penn Medicine Radnor, 250 King of Prussia Road, as well as the office at 300 Medical Office Building, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

Dr. Harryhill
Study Shows Lasting Side Effects for Propecia
NBC10 Philadelphia - Jul 12, 2012


Faculty Appointments
2017 - present Clinical Associate Professor of Urology
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1998 - 2017 Clinical Assistant Professor of Urology
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1983 - 1984 Undergraduate Gross Anatomy Teaching Associate Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio
Hospital and Administrative Appointments
1999 - 2000 Secretary-Treasurer, Professional Medical Staff Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1998 - 2002 Active Physician
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1995 - 1999 Participant, MCH Urologic Associates, P.C.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1995 - 2004 Active Physician, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
Darby, Pennsylvania
1995 - 1999 Active Physician, St. Agnes Medical Center Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1995 - 1999 Active Physician, Graduate Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1995 - present Active Physician, Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1992 - 1995 82nd Medical Group/Sheppard Hospital
(staff urologist/medical staff privileges)
Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas
1989 - 1992 Surgical Assistant, Montgomery Hospital
Norristown, Pennsylvania
1983 - 1985 Volunteer, Columbus Free Clinic, Columbus, Ohio
1980 - 1982 Nursing Assistant, Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital Howland, Ohio
1982 - 1986 MD - Ohio State University College of Medicine Columbus, Ohio (Cum Laude)
1978 - 1982 BA - Case Western Reserve University (Chemistry)
Cleveland, Ohio (Magna cum Laude)
Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments
1991 - 1992 Chief Resident in Urology
Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1988 - 1992 Resident in Urology
Temple University Hospital
Philadel¬phia, Pennsylvania
1986 - 1988 Resident in General Surgery
Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Military Service
1995 Air Force Achievement Medal for meritorious service
1982 - 1995 United States Air Force, Major
National Societies
  • American College of Surgeons (Fellow)
  • American Medical Association
  • American Urologic Association
  • Thomas Bond Society
  • Member, Society of University Urologists (SUU)
Local Societies
  • Mid-Atlantic Section, AUA
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Philadelphia Academy of Surgery
  • Philadelphia County Medical Society
Identification and Analysis of a Genetic Susceptibility to Testis Cancer, Sponsored by University of Pennsylvania, Sub-site Co-investigator, (IRB #703123, Pennsylvania Hospital), Launched January 2003.
SELECT (Selenium & Vitamin E Prostate Cancer Chemoprevention Trial), Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG study S2000) Intergroup Study Trial, Sub-site Primary Investigator, Pennsylvania Hospital, launched July 2001.
  1. “Demonstration of Peripheral Type GABA-A Receptors by Radioligand Binding and Inhibition of Field-Stimulated Contractile Response in Rabbit Bladder,” AUA 86th Annual Meeting, June 1991, Toronto, Canada (Abstract).
  2. Harryhill JF, Carpiniello VL: “Superficial Carcinoma of the Penis: Management and Prognosis,” in Urologic Oncology,  pp. 595-603, ed. Oesterling JE and Ritchie JP.  W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia PA, 1997.
  3. Blander DS, Carpiniello VL, Harryhill JF et al: “Extraperitoneal Laparoscopic Urethropexy with Marlex Mesh,” Urology 53(5):985-989, 1999.
  4. “Should Physicians Be Reimbursed for Telephone Consultation?” Second Opinion Editorial Column, Medical Practice Communicator, Mar-Apr 1999 Newsletter, vol. 6:2, p.8.
  5. Glickman JD, Harryhill JF: “Nephrotic Syndrome”, in The 5-Minute Urology Consult, pp. 370-371, ed. Gomella LG.  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2000.
  6. Haut MJ, Harryhill JF, Rosenstock J et al: “Progressing Prostate Carcinoma,” Cancer Medicine: Case Discussions in The Oncologist 6:183-196, 2001.
  7. “New Hope for Sterilized Couples”, LifeCycles PNFPN quarterly newsletter, winter 2003
  8. Malloy TR, Harryhill JF, Smith AL: “Potassium-titanyl-phosphate (KTP) laser vaporization of the prostate in hematologically impaired patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia,” abstract, presented at the American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) Annual Meeting, Orlando FL, April 2005.
  9. Malloy TR, Harryhill JF, Smith A, Latowsky A: “Bulbar Urethral Strictures Treated with High Power 60 Watt KTP Laser Urethrotomy,” abstract, presented at the AUA 2007 Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA, May 2007.
  10. Malloy TR, Harryhill JF: “120 Watt KTP (GreenLight) Laser Therapy for Prostate Obstruction in Glands Greater than 100 Grams,” abstract, presented at the AUA 2008 Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, May 2008
  11. “Transfusion-free Kidney Removal Surgery,” Penn Medicine Center for Bloodless Medicine & Surgery quarterly newsletter. Winter 2009
  12. Mayer WA, Resnick M, Canter D, Ramchandani P, Kutikov A, Carpiniello VL, Harryhill JF, Guzzo TJ: “Synchronous Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma to the Genitourinary Tract: Two rare case reports and a review of the literature,” Can J Urol. 2009 Apr;16(2):4611-4.
  13. Clinical consultant, “Alexander's Care of the Patient in Surgery” (14th edition), Chapter 14 (textbook of nursing care), published 2010.
  14. Harryhill JF:  “Specific Infections of the Genitourinary Tract”, Chapter 5, in Penn Clinical Manual of Urology, 2d edition (Hanno, Wein, Guzzo, Malkowicz), 2014. Elsevier, Philadelphia PA.
2014 Recipient, Paul R. Leberman Faculty Teaching Award in urology
2009 Physician Champion: Center for Bloodless Medicine and Surgery
2004 Mentorship program participant for pro-life medical students, Temple University Hospital
2003 Listed in “Guide to America’s Top Physicians,” Consumers’ Research Council of America
2002  Listed in Philadephia Magazine’s “Top Docs”
1991 Norwich Eaton Clinical Prize, Philadelphia Urologic Association Resident’s Competition
1984 Departmental Awards in Surgery, Pediatrics
1983 Letter of Commendation in Medicine
1983 Recipient, U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship
1982 Clinical Clerkship Honors in Surgery, Pediatrics, Psychiatry
1982 Phi Beta Kappa
1982 Dean’s List, 3 years
1981 Member and Student President, Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)
1981 Recipient, Phi Gamma Delta Education Foundation Scholarship
1981 Lubrizol Award in Chemistry
1979 Initiated into Phi Gamma Delta fraternity
1977 Individual Runner-up, Ohio State High School Cross-Country Championships

Dr. Joseph Harryhill

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