Dr. Kriteman grew up outside of Boston, Massachusetts and attended Yale University graduating with a major in English Literature. He then worked on Wall Street as an investment banker for PaineWebber in their Healthcare and Biotechnology department before heading to medical school. He graduated as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City. He moved to Atlanta to complete his general surgery and urology residencies at Emory University.
Dr. Kriteman practices general urology with a particular interest in male and female voiding dysfunction, and treatment of enlarged prostate (BPH) utilizing minimally invasive procedures such as Urolift and Rezum. He is also a Center of Excellence (COE) for the Urolift procedure and an instructor of this for other urologists.
He specializes in all procedures of the prostate including Greenlight laser photoselective vaporization of the prostate (PVP) and the newest procedure called Aquablation. He was the first urologist in Georgia to perform this newest procedure and acts as an instructor for this as well. He has specialized in Greenlight laser of the prostate since 2001 and has traveled extensively around the country and the world lecturing and teaching this procedure. He has presented numerous papers at both national and international meetings and is a member of the American Urological Association and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Kriteman lives in Johns Creek with his wife and two sons Alex and Matthew. He is a self-described sports fanatic, enjoys traveling, reading and working out.
Georgia Urology physicians to treat more than 1,500 patients with the UroLift System for enlarged prostate
July 16, 2015Georgia Urology, the largest urology practice in Atlanta and throughout the Southeast, today announced that they will be surpassing the treatment of more than 1,500 patients with the UroLift® System, a proven, minimally invasive technology to treat Read More »
Dr. Lewis Kriteman appears on “The Weekly Check-Up” on WSB radio
July 16, 2015On Sunday, December 9th, Dr. Lewis Kriteman appeared on The Weekly Check-Up hosted by Bruce Feinberg on News/Talk WSB radio. At the beginning of the two-hour segment, Dr. Kriteman discussed his background at Yale University and his experience working Read More »
Georgia Urology Patient Faces Prostate Cancer With Positivity
July 16, 2015“You probably have prostate cancer.” When Jack Francisco heard those words from his primary care physician, they rattled his already challenging world. It was late summer 2010, and Jack’s wife, Lee, was in the midst of recuperating from her Read More »
Dr. Lewis Kriteman and Urolift Restore Confidence to Patient
July 16, 2015Dr. Jay Bernsohn, a retired dentist and passionate artist, knew the experts at Georgia Urology well. With kidneys on dialysis, his prior visits to our urologists had generated trust in this expert team. In early 2018, his list of medical problems Read More »
Everything You Need To Know About Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
July 16, 2015By Dr. Lewis S. Kriteman Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) is the noncancerous growth of the prostate gland, which occurs normally in men as they age. The prostate gland surrounds the urethra at the base of the bladder and compresses the urethra, Read More »