Scott VanAppledorn, M.D.Scott VanAppledorn, M.D.
Bladder Cancer, Bladder Problems, Bladder Procedures (Robotic), Bladder Suspension (Laparoscopic), Bladder Tumors, Brachytherapy Seed Implant, Men's Issues, Prostate Cancer, Prostate Cryoblation, Prostate Disease/Ultrasound, Prostate Surgery, Prostate/BPH Treatment, Prostatectomy (Robotic), Prostatic Obstruction, Ureteral, Bladder and Urethral Repairs, Urinary Incontinence, Urinary Stone Disease, Urinary Tract Infections, Urologic Laparoscopic Surgery, Urology, Vasectomy, Vasectomy - No scalpel, Vasectomy Reversals
- Accepting Children: Yes
- Accepting New Patients: Yes
- Accepting Medicare: Yes
- Accepting Medicaid/DSHS: Yes
insurance, cash, check, credit cardInsurance Accepted:
My philosophy of care involves helping my patients to prevent health problems whenever possible. I advocate lifestyle changes and the use of screenings, tests, especially for men who often do not seek this care.Personal Interests
I am married with three children. He enjoys outdoor activities, travel, and reading.Medical School
Aug 1995 to May 1999 Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OHResidency
July 2000 to June 2004 Resident, University of Miami Department of Urology,Fellowship(s)
Aug 2004 to Aug 2005 Fellow, Australian Institute for Robotic Surgery and Royal Melbourne Hospital Department of Urology, Melbourne, AustraliaBoard Certifications
Board Certified Urologist, ABULanguages:
American Urology Association, Washington State Urology Society, WSMA
Ball AJ, Van Appledorn S. Private Practice Application of Advanced Fellowship Endourologic Training. Presentation at WCE, Cancun, Oct 2007. DM Bouchier-Hayes, P Anderson, S Van Appledorn, P Bugeja, A J Costello Randomised Trial of 80 Watt Greenlight® Laser versus Transurethral Prostatectomy. AUA Anaheim, May 2007. Van Appledorn S, Bouchier-Hayes D, Crowe H, Costello AJ. Robotic Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy vs. Open Radical Prostatectomy: Comparison of Positive Margin Rate by a Single Surgeon. Poster at WCE, Amsterdam. Aug 2005. Van Appledorn S. Bladder Cancer. Presentation to Victorian Nursing Association Urological Seminar. Melbourne, Australia, July 2005 Bouchier-Hayes DM, Van Appledorn S, Crowe H, Peters JS, Costello AJ. What is the learning curve in robotic laparoscopic radical prostatectomy for non-laparoscopic surgeons? BJU 95(55) page 83. June 2005 DM Bouchier-Hayes, P Anderson, S Van Appledorn, P Bugeja, A J Costello A Randomised Trial Comparing PhotoVaporisation and Trans-Urethral Resection of the Prostate in Patients. Journal of Urology 173, 4 (suppl.); 421, May 2005 DM Bouchier-Hayes, P Anderson, S Van Appledorn, P Bugeja, A J Costello Randomised Trial of 80 Watt Greenlight® Laser versus Transurethral Prostatectomy Lasers in Surgery and Medicine- suppl. 17, 69. March 2005 DM Bouchier-Hayes, P Anderson, S Van Appledorn, P Bugeja, A J Costello Photo Vaporization of the Prostate versus Transurethral Prostatectomy-a randomised trial. Presented at European Urological Association meeting, Istanbul, March 2005 Winner Best Poster in Section award DM Bouchier-Hayes, P Anderson, S Van Appledorn, P Bugeja, A J Costello Greenlight® laser Prostatic Ablation versus Transurethral Prostatectomy-A randomised trial. British Journal of Urology International-95, suppl. 1, Feb 2005 Van Appledorn S. Multilocular Cystic Nephroma. Presentation at Florida Urological Society Annual Meeting. Orlando, Fl. Aug. 2003. Leveillee RJ, Hoey MF, Patel VR, Gomez J, Casillas J, Sandhu J, Van Appledorn S. Three Dimensional Fluoroscopic and Real Time Ultrasound Assessment of a Novel Vapor Radiofrequency Thermoablator: A Feasibility Study in Canines. Presentation at AUA Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL. May 2003. Van Appledorn S, Leveillee RJ, Patel VR, Scagnelli T, Yrizarry J, Hoey MF. Saline-augmented Radiofrequency Ablation of Rabbit Kidneys: Do Large Lesions Cause Delayed Injury to the Collecting System? Presentation SES AUA Annual Meeting, Savannah, GA. Mar 2003. Van Appledorn S, Patel VR, Leveillee RJ. Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Devices: Ex-Vivo Comparison of CO2 Volume Loss With Hand Removal. Presentation at 20th World Congress on Endourology and SWL, Genoa, Italy. Sep 2002. Van Appledorn S, Leveillee RJ, Patel VR, Scagnelli T, Yrizarry J, Hoey MF. Saline-augmented Radiofrequency Ablation of Rabbit Kidneys: Do Large Lesions Cause Delayed Injury to the Collecting System? Presentation at 20th World Congress on Endourology and SWL, Genoa, Italy. Sep 2002. Van Appledorn S. University of Miami Dept. of Urology Research Presentation at Florida Urological Society Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. Aug 2002. Van Appledorn S, Ball AJ, Patel VR, Leveillee RJ. Non-contrast Spiral CT Overestimates Ureteral Stone Size. Journal of Urology Supplement 2002: Vol 167, No. 4, p. 359. Presentation at AUA annual meeting. Orlando FL. May 2002. Sinow R, Stamos MJ, Van Appledorn S, Hachigan M. Role of TRUS in Preoperative Staging of Primary Rectal CA. European Radiology 1997: Vol VII, p. 5185.
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