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Zachary L. Smith, M.D.
Urology Resident

 
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Department of Surgery
4 Maloney
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Administrative Telephone: 215-662-6156

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zachary.smith@uphs.upenn.edu

 

Dr. Smith is a fourth year resident in urologic surgery.  His clinical interests lie in urologic oncology.  He plans to seek a fellowship in urologic oncology following completion of his residency.

 
Appointments
2010 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Education/Training
2010

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, M.D.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Memberships/Societies
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • American Urological Association
  • Mid-Atlantic Section of the American Urological Association
  • Philadelphia Urologic Society
  • Urological Association of Pennsylvania
 
 
 
 
 
Research

Interests include bladder cancer, kidney cancer, prostate cancer, and perioperative optimization of patient care.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Publications
Original Papers & Publications
  1. Hockenberry MS, Smith ZL, Mucksavage P. A Novel Use of Near-Infrared Fluorescence Imaging During Robotic Surgery Without Contrast Agents. J Endourol. 2014 Jan 31. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Smith ZL, Sehgal SS, Van Arsdalen KN, Goldstein IS. Placenta Percreta with Invasion into the Urinary Bladder. Urol Case Rep. 2014 Jan:2(1):31-32.
  3. Smith ZL and Guzzo TJ. Urinary markers for bladder cancer. F1000Prime Rep. 2013; 5:21.
  4. Smith ZL, Christodouleas JP, Keefe SM, Malkowicz SB, Guzzo TJ. Bladder preservation in the treatment of muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC): a review of the literature and a practical approach to therapy. BJU Int. 2013 Jul;112(1):13-25.
  5. Penn HA, Windsperger A, Smith Z, Parekattil SJ, Kuang WW, Kolettis PN, Nangia AK. National semen analysis reference range reporting: adherence to the 1999 World Health Organization guidelines 10 years later. Fertile Steril. 2011 Jun;95(7):2320-3.
  6. Nadler RB, Zhao LC, Casey JT, Navai N, Smith ZL, Zhumkhawala A, Macejko AM. Is the transition from open to robotic prostatectomy fair to your patients? A single surgeon comparison with 2-year follow-up. J Robotic Surg. (2010) 3:201-207.
Book Chapters
  1. Smith ZL and Malkowicz SB. Bladder Cancer, Urothelial, Invasive. The 5-Minute Urology Consult, 3rd Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. (In Press)
  2. Smith ZL and Malkowicz SB. Urethra, Squamous Cell Carcinoma. The 5-Minute Urology Consult, 3rd Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. (In Press)
  3. Smith ZL and Malkowicz SB. Catheterizable Stoma Problems. The 5-Minute Urology Consult, 3rd Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. (In Press)
  4. Smith ZL and Guzzo TJ. Chapter 23: Retroperitoneal Tumors & Retroperitoneal Fibrosis. Penn Clinical Manual of Urology. Elsevier. (In Press)
  5. Smith ZL and Guzzo TJ. Traditional Radical Prostatectomy. Current Multidisciplinary Oncology: Prostate Cancer. Demos Medical. (In Press)
Abstracts
  1. Pietzak, EJ, Smith ZL, Malkowicz SB, Guzzo TJ. Outcomes for radical cystectomy in potential candidates for bladder preservation therapy. Presented at the 2014 Annual Congress of the European Association of Urology. Stockholm, Sweden. (Accepted)
  2. Smith ZL, Hockenberry MS, Mucksavage P. A novel use of near-infrared fluorescence imaging during robotic surgery without indocyanine green. Presented at the American Urological Association 2014 Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. (Accepted)
  3. Pietzak, EJ, Smith ZL, Malkowicz SB, Guzzo TJ. Outcomes of radical cystectomy in potential candidates for bladder-preservation therapy. Presented at the 2014 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium (GU-ASCO). San Francisco, CA.
  4. Hockenberry MS, Smith ZL, Graves RV, Kabarriti A, Mucksavage P. A novel use of near-infrared fluorescence imaging during robotic surgery to identify areas of interest marked by white light of endoscopic instruments. Presented at the 2013 World Congress of Endourology. New Orleans, LA.
  5. Ghodoussipour S, Coffey K, Khaddash T, Gaughan J, Smith ZL, Louie M, Mucksavage P. Video assisted docking of the da Vinci Surgical System patient cart. Presented at the 2013 World Congress of Endourology. New Orleans, LA.
  6. Revenig LM, Canter DJ, Issa MM, Dobbs RW, Smith ZL, Sterling ME, Malkowicz SB, Guzzo TJ. Re-examination of the natural history of high-grade T1 bladder cancer: analysis of a large cohort. Presented as a podium presentation at the Mid-Atlantic Section of the American Urological Association 2013 Annual Meeting. White Sulfur Springs, WV.
  7. Smith ZL, El Tayeb M, Mucksavage P, Van Arsdalen KN, Wein AJ, Malkowicz SB, Guzzo TJ. Intraoperative frozen section analysis at the time of partial nephrectomy: is it necessary?  A review of 370 patients. Presented at the American Urological Association 2013 Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA.
  8. Smith ZL, Pietzak EJ, Meise CK, Van Arsdalen KN, Wein AJ, Malkowicz SB, Guzzo TJ. Simplification of the Fuhrman grading system does not affect its prognostic ability in patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Presented at the American Urological Association 2013 Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA.
  9. Revenig LM, Canter DJ, Issa MM, Dobbs RW, Smith ZL, Sterling ME, Malkowicz SB, Guzzo TJ. Re-examination of the natural history of high-grade T1 bladder cancer: analysis of a large cohort. Presented at the Georgia Urological Association 2013 Annual Meeting. Sea Island, GA.
  10. Smith ZL, El Tayeb M, Mucksavage P, Van Arsdalen KN, Wein AJ, Malkowicz SB, Guzzo TJ. Intraoperative frozen section analysis at the time of partial nephrectomy: is it necessary?  A review of 370 patients. Presented at the Mid-Atlantic Section of the American Urological Association 2012 Annual Meeting as part of the Resident Essay Contest. Philadelphia, PA.
  11. Smith ZL, Christman MS, Tasian GE, Baldinger LH, Lambert SM, Casale P. Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction With Concomitant Nephrolithiasis: Is Unilateral Hypercalciuria the Culprit? Presented at the American Urological Association 2012 Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA.
  12. Tasian GE, Christman MS, Ziemba J, Smith ZL, Baldinger LH, Lambert SM, Casale P. Unilateral hypercalciuria: A stealth culprit in recurrent unilateral nephrolithiasis in children. Presented at the American Urological Association 2012 Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA.
  13. Penn HA, Smith ZL, Dennis K, Windsperger A, Keighley J, Duchene DA, VanVeldhuizen PJ, Holzbeierlein JM. Preliminary report on microvascular invasion to predict the clinical response of tyrosine kinase inhibitors in metastatic renal cell carcinoma.  Presented at the South Central Section of the American Urological Association 2010 Annual Meeting. White Sulfur Springs, WV.
  14. Windsperger A, Penn HA, Smith ZL, Parekattil SJ, Kuang WW, Kolettis PN, Nangia AK. National semen analysis reporting: adherence to World Health Organization 4th edition guidelines. Presented at the South Central Section of the American Urological Association 2010 Annual Meeting. White Sulfur Springs, WV.

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