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Srinivas Vourganti, MD, Urology, Chicago, IL, Rush University Medical Center

SrinivasVourgantiMD

Urology Chicago, IL

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Assistant Professor of Urology, Urologic Oncology, Rush University Medical Center

Overview of Dr. Vourganti

Dr. Srinivas Vourganti, MD is a board certified urologist in Chicago, Illinois. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Illinois, New York, and Virginia. He is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital.

Education & Training

  • Clinical Center at the National Institutes of Health
    Clinical Center at the National Institutes of HealthFellowship, Urologic Oncology, Robotic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, 2010 - 2013
  • Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
    Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical CenterResidency, Urology, 2006 - 2010
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Cleveland Clinic FoundationResidency, Urology, 2006 - 2007
  • Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
    Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical CenterResidency, General Surgery, 2004 - 2006
  • Ohio State University College of Medicine
    Ohio State University College of MedicineClass of 2004
  • University of MichiganBS, Cellular and Molecular Biology, 1994 - 1998
  • The University of MichiganB.S., Cellular and Molecular Biology, With honors, 1994 - 1998

Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2016 - 2023
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2013 - 2016
  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 2010 - 2014
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2004 - 2010
  • American Board of Urology Urology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Winning Abstract, "Treatment of Epstein-Barr Virus Transformed B-Cell Lines with the Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor Depsipeptide (FR901228) Results in the Induction of a Viral Thymidine Kinase and Enhanced Susceptibility to Antiviral-Induced Apoptosis" American College of Physicians, 2002
  • Winner Poster, "MRI Fusion Prostate Biopsy Outperforms 12-Core Systeatic Prostate Biopsy in Patients With Prior Negative Biopsy History: A Multi-institutional Analysis" American Urologic Association, 2016
  • Urology Medical Student Faculty Teaching Award SUNY Upstate, 2015
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Lack of Impact of Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy on Intraoperative Levels of Prostate Cancer Circulating Tumor Cells  
    Kauffman EC, Lee MJ, Alarcon SV, Lee S, Hoang AN, Walton Diaz A, Chelluri R, Vourganti S, Trepel JB, Pinto PA, Journal of Urology, 1/1/2016
  • Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma Is the Most Common Nonclear Renal Cell Carcinoma in Young Women: Results from the SEER Database  
    Daugherty M, Blakely S, Shapiro O, Vourganti S, Mollapour M, Bratslavsky G, Journal of Urology, 1/1/2016
  • Pannus Is the New Prepuce? Penile Cancer in a Buried Phallus  
    Manwaring J, Vourganti S, Nikolavsky D, Valente AL, Byler T, Case Reports in Urology, 1/1/2015
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Books/Book Chapters

Abstracts/Posters

  • High rates of metastatic disease in prostate cancer among BRCA2 mutation carriers: implications for screening
    Vourganti S, American Urologic Association National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 1/1/2016
  • Multi-institutional Assessment of Multiparametric MRI and Fusion Biopsy of the Prostate in a Biopsy-Naïve Population
    Vourganti S, American Urologic Association National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 1/1/2016
  • MRI Fusion Prostate Biopsy Outperforms 12-Core Systeatic Prostate Biopsy in Patients With Prior Negative Biopsy History: A Multi-institutional Analysis
    Vourganti S, American Urologic Association National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 1/1/2016
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Lectures

  • Master Class: Prostate Cancer Biopsies – Current Concepts 
    Buenos Aires, Argentina - 1/1/2016
  • Debate: Ultrasound-MRI Fusion Guided Biopsy vs. Transperineal Approach 
    Buenos Aires, Argentina - 1/1/2016
  • MR/US Fusion-Guided Prostate Biopsy: Beginner and Advanced Techniques 
    Chicago, IL - 1/1/2016
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Other

Authored Content

  • Fusion Prostate Biopsy Outperforms 12-Core Systematic Prostate Biopsy in Patients with Prior Negative Systematic Biopsy: A Multi-Institutional AnalysisMay 2018

Press Mentions

  • Mutations May Play Role in Prostate Cancer
    Mutations May Play Role in Prostate CancerMay 12th, 2016
  • Could ‘Breast Cancer Genes’ Play Role in Prostate Cancer, Too?
    Could ‘Breast Cancer Genes’ Play Role in Prostate Cancer, Too?May 9th, 2016
  • Protect Your Bladder: Quit Smoking
    Protect Your Bladder: Quit SmokingNovember 19th, 2020

Hospital Affiliations