Robert G. Ferrigni, M.D.

  1. Urologist

Departments

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  1. Bladder cancer
  2. Kidney stone
  3. Prostate cancer
  1. Laparoscopic surgery
  2. Neobladder reconstruction
  3. Nephrectomy
  4. Open prostatectomy
  5. Radical prostatectomy
  6. Robotic prostatectomy
  • Continent neobladder reconstructive surgery
  • Laparoscopic nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Minimally invasive treatment of BPH/ prostate laser surgery
  • Nerve-sparing surgery for prostate and bladder cancer
  • Robotically-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (nerve-sparing)
  • Stone disease
  • Urologic oncology — robotic, laparoscopic, open
  1. 1991
    Fellow - Observational Fellowship in Male Infertility Department of UrologyBaylor University Medical Center, Houston, Texas
  2. 1984
    Resident - UrologyWillford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Airforce Base
  3. 1980
    Internship - SurgicalWillford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Airforce Base
  4. 1979
    MDEmory University School of Medicine
  5. 1975
    BSEmory University

Certifications

  1. 1986
    UrologyAmerican Board of Urology

Awards and honors

  1. 2008
    American Urologic Association Presidential Citation for Teaching and Advancing New Technologic Innovations In Latin AmericaAnnual Meeting of the American Urologic Association, Orlando Florida
  2. 2008
    Society of Mexican Urology Special Award for Advancing Urologic Surgical Techniques throughout MexicoAnnual Meeting of the Society of Mexican Urology, Chihuahua, Mexico
  3. 1995
    First Place PosterWestern Section Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona
  4. 1993
    Best SpeakerClinical Reviews, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  5. 1985
    Air Force Commendation MedalUnited States Air Force
  6. 1984
    First Place, Residents Paper in UrologyKimbrough Urologic Society Meeting, San Francisco, California
  7. 1974
    Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Gamma ChapterEmory University
  8. 1974
    Phi Sigma Society for Biological ResearchEmory University

Professional memberships

  1. 2010 - 2012
    MemberPersonnel Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  2. 2009 - present
    Medical DirectorInternational Practice
  3. 2006 - present
    MemberInternational Affairs Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  4. 2002 - 2005
    PresidentArizona Urological Society
  5. 2002 - present
    MemberSurgical Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  6. 2001
    SecretaryArizona Urological Society
  7. 2000 - present
    MemberSociety for Laparoscopic Endoscopic Surgeons
  8. 1999
    ChairUrologic Medical Surgical Floor Practice Coordinator, Mayo Clinic Hospital
  9. 1998 - 2000
    MemberClinical Practice Sub Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  10. 1998 - 2000
    MemberPersonnel Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  11. 1998 - 1999
    ChairReproductive Endocrinology Task Force, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  12. 1998 - 1999
    MemberUrology Malignancy Clinic Task Force, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  13. 1998
    MemberPrimary Care Council, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  14. 1997
    MemberClinical Targets Meetings, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  15. 1997 - present
    MemberBolivia Urologic Society
  16. 1996 - 1999
    ChairOutcomes Measurement Program for RRP, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  17. 1996 - 1999
    MemberUrology Advisory Board, VIVUS Pharmaceuticals
  18. 1996
    MemberCritical Care Task Force, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  19. 1996
    MemberClinical Practice Sub Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  20. 1996
    MemberClinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  21. 1996 - present
    MemberEastern Cooperative Oncology Group
  22. 1995 - 1997
    PresidentPhoenix Urological Society
  23. 1995 - present
    MemberCosta Rica Urologic Society
  24. 1995 - present
    MemberMexican Urologic Society
  25. 1993 - 1994
    SecretaryPhoenix Urological Society
  26. 1993
    MemberArizona Medical Association
  27. 1992 - 1996
    ChairMcDonald Urologic Seminar
  28. 1992 - 1993
    MemberCoordinating Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  29. 1992 - 1993
    MemberCancer Committee, Scottsdale Memorial Hospital North
  30. 1992 - 1993
    MemberSurgical Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  31. 1992 - present
    MemberWestern Section, American Urological Association
  32. 1992 - present
    MemberArizona Urological Society
  33. 1991
    MemberQuality Assurance Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  34. 1991 - present
    MemberNorth Central Cancer Treatment Group, NCI Cooperative Group Affiliation, National Cancer Institute
  35. 1990 - 1991
    MemberSoutheastern Section of the American Urological Association
  36. 1990 - 1991
    MemberDuval County Medical Society
  37. 1989 - 1991
    MemberFlorida Medical Association
  38. 1989
    MemberQuality Assurance Committee, St. Luke's Hospital
  39. 1989
    MemberSurgical Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  40. 1989
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  41. 1988 - 1999
    ChairMedicare Assignment Task Force, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  42. 1988 - 1991
    MemberFlorida Urological Society
  43. 1987
    Member at LargeAmerican Urological Association
  44. 1986
    MemberNorthern California Urologic Association
  45. 1984 - present
    MemberAmerican Urological Association
  46. 1983 - 1986
    MemberSociety of Air Force Clinical Surgeons, United States Air Force
  47. 1983
    MemberAmerican Society of Government Service Urologists
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Research activities

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