Raymond W. Pak, M.D., M.B.A.

  1. Urologist

Departments

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

EnglishMandarin

Raymond Pak is a physician in the Department of Urology at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. He has an expertise in minimally invasive laparoscopic, robotic and endoscopic surgery. He specializes in urologic cancers (prostate, kidney, ureter and bladder), obstructions (ureter), voiding dysfunction from BPH and kidney stone disease.

Dr. Pak received his Bachelor of Science and Doctorate of Pharmacy degrees from Rutgers University, followed by a medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. He completed his residency in general surgery and urologic surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. He then pursued fellowship training in minimally invasive oncology and stone surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Prior to joining the faculty of Mayo Clinic Florida, he served as the medical director of robotic surgery for Jenkins Clinic and Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia where he also obtained an MBA from the Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He currently serves as an adjunct professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech College of Engineering and Emory School of Medicine. His research interests are focused on the application of technology to deliver better surgical and medical care to patients.

Dr. Pak has authored numerous peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and abstracts. In addition, he has travelled internationally to present his work. Dr. Pak is board certified by the American Board of Urology.

  1. Benign prostatic hyperplasia
  2. Bladder cancer
  3. Blocked ureter
  4. Kidney cancer
  5. Kidney stone
  6. Prostate cancer
  7. Voiding dysfunction
  1. Endoscopic procedures
  2. Laparoscopic surgery
  3. Laser surgery
  4. MRI
  5. Prostate biopsy
  6. Robotic prostatectomy
  7. Robotic surgery
  • Robotic surgery
  • Endoscopic surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Laser surgery
  • Urologic cancers (prostate, kidney and bladder)
  • Kidney stone disease
  • Ureteral obstruction and malformations
  • BPH and male voiding dysfunction
  • Nerve sparing robotic prostatectomy
  • Focal therapy for prostate cancer
  • MRI fusion prostate biopsy
  1. 2013
    MBA - Business AdministrationGeorgia Institute of Technology
  2. 2008
    Fellow - BARD Endourology/Robotics/LaparoscopyThomas Jefferson University Hospital
  3. 2007
    Chief Resident - UrologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2006
    Residency - UrologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2003
    Internship - General SurgeryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 2002
    MDUniversity of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  7. 1998
    Pharm D - PharmacyRutgers University
  8. 1996
    BS - PharmacyRutgers University

Certifications

  1. 2010
    UrologyAmerican Board of Urology

Awards and honors

  1. 2008
    Clinical Essay Contest - 1st PlaceEndourological Society
  2. 2007
    Gerald P. Murphy ScholarAmerican Urological Association
  3. 2006
    Gerald P. Murphy ScholarAmerican Urological Association
  4. 2004
    Pfizer Scholar in UrologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  5. 2001
    Alpha Omega AlphaUniversity of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  6. 1996
    Cum LaudeRutgers University
  7. 1996
    James R. Croucher Doctor of Pharmacy ScholarshipRutgers University

Professional memberships

  1. 2007 - present
    MemberAmerican Urological Association
  2. 2007 - present
    MemberEndourological Society

Publications