Friday November 20, 2015
07:00 a.m. - 08:00 a.m.
“Penile implants in Diabetic patients with Erectile Dysfunction”
Moderator: Brian Christine, MD
Board Certified Urologist, Urology Centers of Alabama, Birmingham AL. SMSNA Surgical Committee Chair
Diabetes- The Epidemic and connection between Diabetes and Erectile Dysfunction.
Thomas J. Walsh, MD
Associate Professor of Urology, University of Washington; Director, UW Men’s Health Center, Seattle WA
Dr. Walsh will highlight the clinical article, “Men with diabetes may require more aggressive treatment for erectile dysfunction” International Journal of Impotence Research 2014
Implant Considerations: Infection
Gerard D. Henry, MD
Board Certified Urologist, Regional Urology, Shreveport LA.
Dr. Henry will review literature addressing the increased risk of infection in patients with diabetes, the use of coated penile implants and additional infection prevention measures.
Implant Considerations: Peyronie’s Disease, Fibrosis, and Erosion- Increasing Functionality and Cosmetic Results
Gerald Brock, MD
Professor in the Department of Surgery, Division of Urology at St. Joseph’s Health Centre in London Ontario. Program Director for the Urology Residency Training Program at The University of Western Ontario.
Dr. Brock will discuss the increased risk of erosion, fibrosis, and Peyronie’s Disease in patients with diabetes and ED. He will also demonstrate surgical technique for the best function and cosmetic results.
Partnering with Diabetic Educators- It’s a Win-Win-Win!
Janis Roszler, MS, RD, LD/N, CDE, FAND
Specializes in Diabetes Education & Family and Marriage counseling, Miami Beach, FL
Janis will discuss the vital role Diabetes Educators can play in educating men with DM and ED on the disease states, treatment options, and help refer them to the right prosthetic urologist.