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I specialize in the treatment of genitourinary malignancies including prostate, bladder, kidney, testicular, and penile cancers. My research interest includes the androgen receptor as a target of Hsp90 inhibitors in prostate cancer and clinically decreasing the morbidity associated with cystectomy.

Biography

Dr. Jeffrey Holzbeierlein is the John W. Weigel Endowed Professor of Urology, the Director of Urologic Oncology, and the Interim Chair of the Department of Urology at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He was raised in Edmond, Oklahoma and received his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University and his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma. He joined the faculty at KU after completing his internship and residency at Vanderbilt University and a fellowship in Urologic Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, in New York.

Dr. Holzbeierlein is the current President of the South Central Section of the American Urological Association.  He is the Secretary of the Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO), where he is the past Chair of the Fellowship Committee and serves on the Executive Board of the SUO. For this work, he received the SUO Distinguished Service Award, in 2013. He has served on the American Board of Urology Examination Committee and is a past Assistant Editor for the Journal of Urology.  He currently is a member of the Oral Boards Committee for the American Board of Urology and has served on numerous AUA Committees, including the Practice Guidelines Committee and the Public Media Committee, and he has completed the AUA Leadership Program.  He is the Chair-elect for the Program Committee for GU ASCO.  In addition, he is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and serves on the Kansas section of the ACS selection committee. Dr. Holzbeierlein is also the past Chair and founding member of the Young Urologic Oncologists Section of the Society of Urologic Oncology. He is a reviewer for the Journal of Urology, Cancer, and Urologic Oncology. He has also been awarded the Resident Mentoring Award for faculty at The University of Kansas Hospital.

Dr. Holzbeierlein serves on numerous hospital committees at the University of Kansas Health System and is the past co-director of the K-Inbre Translational Research Core, and the Director of the Genitourinary Disease Working Group.  He is also the Director of the Burns and McDonnell High Risk Prostate Cancer Prevention and Survivorship Clinic at the University of Kansas Cancer Center. Dr. Holzbeierlein has published numerous peer-reviewed journal articles, and has numerous presentation and abstracts in journals and textbooks dealing with urologic oncology. He has been an annual lecturer for an AUA Course focusing on the Management of High Risk Superficial Bladder Cancer that was selected as one of the "best courses" at the AUA. He has intramural and extramural grant support including a co-investigator on an R01, and as PI on several investigator initiated trials.

Dr. Holzbeierlein specializes in the treatment of genitourinary malignancies including prostate, bladder, kidney, testicular, and penile cancers. His research interest includes the androgen receptor as a target of Hsp90 inhibitors in prostate cancer and clinically decreasing the morbidity associated with cystectomy. He lives in Kansas City with his wife Jill, and their 4 children, and is civically active at the Hope Lodge of Kansas City and Maison de Naissance.

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    Dr. Holzbeierlein's Performance
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    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Reviews (2)
    in Blue Springs, MO |
    Jeff has been my urologist since I was diagnosed with Bladder Cancer in 2004. He is always pleasant and has a wonderful bedside manner. I credit his treatment - post transurethral resection of tumors with being cancer-free for 17 years.
    in Leavenworth, KS |
    Awesome Doctor, kind, caring, courteous, and very Knowledgeable in his field. Would recommend him to my family and friends.
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    Dr. Jeffrey Holzbeierlein is the John W. Weigel Endowed Professor of Urology, the Director of Urologic Oncology, and the Interim Chair of the Department of Urology at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He was raised in Edmond, Oklahoma and received his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University and his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma. He joined the faculty at KU after completing his internship and residency at Vanderbilt University and a fellowship in Urologic Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, in New York.

    Dr. Holzbeierlein is the current President of the South Central Section of the American Urological Association.  He is the Secretary of the Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO), where he is the past Chair of the Fellowship Committee and serves on the Executive Board of the SUO. For this work, he received the SUO Distinguished Service Award, in 2013. He has served on the American Board of Urology Examination Committee and is a past Assistant Editor for the Journal of Urology.  He currently is a member of the Oral Boards Committee for the American Board of Urology and has served on numerous AUA Committees, including the Practice Guidelines Committee and the Public Media Committee, and he has completed the AUA Leadership Program.  He is the Chair-elect for the Program Committee for GU ASCO.  In addition, he is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and serves on the Kansas section of the ACS selection committee. Dr. Holzbeierlein is also the past Chair and founding member of the Young Urologic Oncologists Section of the Society of Urologic Oncology. He is a reviewer for the Journal of Urology, Cancer, and Urologic Oncology. He has also been awarded the Resident Mentoring Award for faculty at The University of Kansas Hospital.

    Dr. Holzbeierlein serves on numerous hospital committees at the University of Kansas Health System and is the past co-director of the K-Inbre Translational Research Core, and the Director of the Genitourinary Disease Working Group.  He is also the Director of the Burns and McDonnell High Risk Prostate Cancer Prevention and Survivorship Clinic at the University of Kansas Cancer Center. Dr. Holzbeierlein has published numerous peer-reviewed journal articles, and has numerous presentation and abstracts in journals and textbooks dealing with urologic oncology. He has been an annual lecturer for an AUA Course focusing on the Management of High Risk Superficial Bladder Cancer that was selected as one of the "best courses" at the AUA. He has intramural and extramural grant support including a co-investigator on an R01, and as PI on several investigator initiated trials.

    Dr. Holzbeierlein specializes in the treatment of genitourinary malignancies including prostate, bladder, kidney, testicular, and penile cancers. His research interest includes the androgen receptor as a target of Hsp90 inhibitors in prostate cancer and clinically decreasing the morbidity associated with cystectomy. He lives in Kansas City with his wife Jill, and their 4 children, and is civically active at the Hope Lodge of Kansas City and Maison de Naissance.

    Dr. Holzbeierlein's Care Philosophy

    I specialize in the treatment of genitourinary malignancies including prostate, bladder, kidney, testicular, and penile cancers. My research interest includes the androgen receptor as a target of Hsp90 inhibitors in prostate cancer and clinically decreasing the morbidity associated with cystectomy.

    Dr. Holzbeierlein's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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    •  Specializes in Urology
    •  Board certified in Urology
    •  Malpractice claims in Kansas not available
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    • Urology

    Conditions Treated

    • Balanoposthitis
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Diseases
    • Bladder Diverticulum
    • Bladder Infection
    • Bladder Stones
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Cancer
    • Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Genitourinary Cancers
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Interstitial Cystitis
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Penile Cancer
    • Peyronie's Disease
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostatitis
    • Sarcoma
    • Sexual Dysfunction
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Ureteral Cancer
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
    • Urethral Stones
    • Urethral Stricture
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vesicoureteral Reflux
    • Yeast Infections

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center

      Graduated in 1994

    • Internship Hospital
      Vanderbilt Med Center

      Completed in 1996

    • Residency Hospital
      Vanderbilt Med Center

      Completed in 2000

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Meml Sloan Kettering Canc Center

      Completed in 2002

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • German

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    Specialties

    • Urology

    Procedures Performed

    • Adrenalectomy
    • Bladder Surgery
    • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Complex Penile Surgery
    • Cystectomy
    • Cystometry
    • Cystotomy
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • Fluoroscopy
    • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
    • Kidney Surgery
    • Kidney and Ureter Removal
    • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparoscopy
    • Laser Ablation
    • Lithotripsy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymph Node Dissection for Endometrial Cancer (Uterine Cancer)
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Orchiectomy
    • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • Prostate Biopsy
    • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
    • Prostate Removal
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Tumor Ablation
    • Ureteroneocystostomy
    • Urethral Dilation
    • Urinary Bladder Reconstruction With Robotic Assistance
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Urological Surgery
    • Urostomy
    • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery