Arvin George, MD is a Urologic Surgeon specializing in the diagnosis and management of genitourinary cancers. After obtaining his medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, he completed his Urology Residency at the Smith Institute for Urology, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. He remained to complete his Endourology fellowship in New York gaining additional subspectialty expertise in robotic, laparoscopic, and percutaneous surgery. Subsequently, he completed a Urologic Oncology fellowship at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health. Dr. George’s clinical practice includes both surgical and non-operative management of prostate, kidney, ureteral, testicular, and bladder cancers. Dr. George’s research interests include minimally invasive and image-guided treatments, functional prostate imaging and focal therapy for prostate cancer.
Areas of Interest
Dr. George’s research focuses on the use of prostate MRI, MR/Ultrasound fusion-guided prostate biopsy, and focal therapy for prostate cancer. His research aims to identify appropriate use for imaging in diagnosis, risk stratification, and management of prostate cancer including active surveillance and selection/treatment of patients with novel focal therapy modalities.
Prostate Cancer (Robotic Prostatectomy, Focal Therapy), Kidney Cancer (Robotic/Laparoscopic, Open surgery), Bladder Cancer, Testis Cancer.
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 2007
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, General Surgery, NY, 2008
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Urology, NY, 2012
Endourology, The Smith Insitute for Urology, Hofstra-North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, 2013
Urologic Oncology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 2016
American Urological Association
Society of Urologic Oncology
American College of Surgeons