Georgia Urology Physicians Make Georgia Trend Magazine’s Top Doctors List

A trio of physicians from Georgia Urology — the largest urology practice in the Southeast — are among Georgia Trend magazine’s second annual Top Doctors of Georgia list, which appears in the publication’s May issue. Those physicians are: Drs. Bert Chen, Allen Futral, and Edwin Smith. Dr. Smith holds the distinction of being the only […]

Georgia Urology Monitors and Responds to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

At Georgia Urology, protecting your safety during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is a top priority. The CDC and Georgia Department of Public Health still recommend that healthcare workers, patients, and visitors at places where healthcare is delivered continue to wear appropriate facemasks even if they are fully vaccinated. As a result: All physicians, staff, patients, […]

Dr. John Stites Is First in Metro Atlanta to Offer Groundbreaking New Kidney Stone Treatment

Dr. John Stites of Georgia Urology — the largest urology practice in the Southeast and the fifth largest of its kind in the country — is the first metro Atlanta physician to offer a groundbreaking new treatment for kidney stones using the Moses 2.0 holmium laser, the latest in surgical technology. This continues Georgia Urology’s […]

Dr. Daniel Belew Appeared on “The Weekly Check-Up” on WSB Radio

On Sunday, May 9, 2021, Georgia Urology’s Dr. Daniel Belew made his debut guest appearance on “The Weekly Check-Up” on News/Talk WSB Radio. During the show, Dr. Belew and host, Dr. Bruce Feinberg, discussed several urologic health topics, including prostate cancer, kidney stones, and minimally-invasive treatment options for enlarged prostate/benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) such as […]

Dr. Brittani Barrett-Harlow Appeared on “The Weekly Check-Up” on WSB Radio

On Sunday, March 14, 2021, Georgia Urology’s Dr. Brittani Barrett-Harlow made her debut guest appearance on “The Weekly Check-Up” on News/Talk WSB Radio. During the show, Dr. Barrett-Harlow, and host, Dr. Bruce Feinberg discussed sexual medicine in men, such as erectile dysfunction (ED), urinary incontinence, and Peyronie’s disease. In addition, Dr. Barrett-Harlow took several questions […]

Dr. Charles Kaplan Completes Georgia Urology’s 100th In-Office SpaceOAR™ Procedure to Protect Prostate Cancer Patients Against Radiation Complications

In March 2021, Dr. Charles Kaplan completed Georgia Urology’s 100th in-office SpaceOAR™ procedure. With SpaceOAR, patients can now have confidence in their treatment for prostate cancer. SpaceOAR (OAR stands for “organ at risk” and in this case, refers to the rectum), by Boston Scientific, is an absorbable hydrogel that temporarily creates a space between the […]

Dr. Brittani Barrett-Harlow Appears on 11Alive’s “Atlanta & Company” to Discuss Prostate Cancer

On March 10, Dr. Brittani Barrett-Harlow appeared on 11Alive’s “Atlanta & Company” daily show to discuss the detection and treatment of prostate cancer. She discussed some of the risk factors that can increase a man’s likelihood for developing prostate cancer, and when to begin screening for the disease. If cancer is found, Dr. Barrett-Harlow outlined […]

Dr. Barry Zisholtz Appears on CBS46 to Discuss Treatment Options for an Enlarged Prostate

Dr. Barry M. Zisholtz appeared on CBS46’s “Atlanta Plugged-In” daily show on March 10, 2021. In the two-minute piece Dr. Zisholtz discussed the condition called Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), and some of its treatment options, including medications and various procedures. One minimally-invasive procedure Dr. Zisholtz outlined is called Rezūm water vapor therapy. This is a […]

Dr. Shenelle Wilson Receives Young Urologist of the Year Award

Georgia Urology’s Dr. Shenelle Wilson has received the Young Urologist of the Year Award from the American Urological Association (AUA). This accolade cites Dr. Wilson’s work as founder of the nonprofit Urology Unbound, which works to support future and current Black and underrepresented minority medical students and urologists. “Dr. Wilson has an incredible commitment to […]

Dr. Emily Blum Becomes Board-Certified in Pediatric Urology

Georgia Urology – the largest urology practice in the Southeast and the fifth largest of its kind in the country – is now home to the only practicing board-certified female pediatric urologist in the state, Dr. Emily Blum. Local parents looking for diversity in providers now have the opportunity. “Girls experience plenty of urological challenges,” […]