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Andrew Horowitz, M.D.Board Certified in Urology

Andrew Horowitz, M.DAndrew Horowitz, M.D.

Dr. Andrew Horowitz, MD is a Board Certified Urologist with expertise in a range of areas including: voiding dysfunction (to include incontinence, urinary retention and BPH), kidney stones, pelvic floor dysfunction, urinary tract infections, erectile dysfunction, prostatitis, vasectomies, bladder cancer, kidney cancer, and prostate cancer.

Dr. Horowitz earned his medical degree at Warren Alpert Brown Medical School in Providence, Rhode Island in 2007. He completed his residency training in 2013 at Case Western Reserve University Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio.

In his spare time, Dr. Horowitz enjoys sailing, reading, watching movies, and cooking with his cast iron collection, as well as spending time with his wife and two daughters.

Awards & Honors

  • Resident/Fellow Travel Award. Society for Urodynamics & Female Urology Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ (2011)
  • Neurogenic Bladder Causes Marked Bladder Remodeling in Mice with Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis. Society for Urodynamics & Female Urology Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ (2011)
  • Resident/Fellow Travel Award. Sexual Medicine Society of North America & The Society of Urological Prosthesis Surgeons. Miami, FL (2010)
  • Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America

Professional Associations

  • American Urological Association
  • Lee County Medical Society

Specialty

Urology

Work

North Okaloosa Medical Center (NOMC), Crestview, FL
January 2017-January 2020

    NOMC is a 110-bed community hospital. Organized and launched the grand opening for the hospital’s urology clinic.

  • General Urology, Genitourinary Stones, Men’s Health, Genitourinary Cancers, Female Pelvic Surgery, Endourology, Minimally Invasive Surgeries, Urologic Reconstruction, Infertility, Urodynamics, Interstim
  • Hospital-based clinic, Hospital Consultations, Emergency Room Consultations, Surgical Services, including Robotic Surgery.

Sanford Health, Bismarck, ND
July 2013-December 2016

Sanford Health is a non-profit, integrated health system, 223-bed hospital.

  • General Urology, Genitourinary Stones, Men’s Health, Genitourinary Cancers, Female Pelvic Surgery, Endourology, Minimally Invasive Surgeries, Urologic Reconstruction, Infertility, Urodynamics, Interstim
  • Hospital-based clinic, Satellite Clinic, Hospital Consultations, Emergency Room Consultations, Surgical Services, including Robotic Surgery.

Residency

Case Western Reserve University,Cleveland, OH

University Hospitals Urology Institute: 2007–2013

University Hospitals, Case Medical Center: Multi-specialty acute care facility

Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital: Level 1 trauma; multi-specialty pediatrics

MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH: Level 1 trauma center

Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Wade Park Campus, Cleveland, OH

  • Office Practice, Hospital Admission, Surgical Management
  • Urology Department presentations and Grand Rounds
  • Resident and Medical Student Education

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

General Surgery and Internship: 2007-2009

Education

American Board of Urology

Board Certified Urologist, 2015

Brown Medical School, Providence, RI

Doctor of Medicine, 2007

  • Urology Clerkship: Rhode Island Hospital; Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Providence, RI, 2006.
  • Urology Clerkship: Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT, 2006.
  • Urology Clerkship: Mount Sinai, New York, NY, 2006
  • Summer Externship, Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine, University of Rostock, Rostock Germany, Summer 2004

Columbia University, New York, NY

Post Baccalaureate, 2003

Johnson & Wales University, Providence, RI

Bachelor of Science, Management, 1995

Bachelor of Science, Marketing, 1995

Associates of Occupation Science, Culinary Arts, 1993

  • Dean’s Letter, Silver Quill

Specialty Courses

6th National Urology Resident Preceptorship In Adult and Pediatric Reconstructive and Prosthetic Urology Surgery. Cleveland Clinic. Cleveland, OH, 2011.

Urology Residency Preceptorship in Robotic Surgery. The Ohio State University. Columbus, OH, 2012.

Publication

Horowitz A, Reinert S, Caldamone AA. Teaching Testicular Self-Examination in the Pediatric Outpatient Setting: A Survey of Pediatricians and Family Doctors. Medicine &Health/Rhode Island. 89 (11): 371-376, 2006.

Testicular Self-Examination: Education and Tutorial

  • Interactive website; categorized by patient age and medical professionals

Horowitz A, Rosen M. Omental Mobilization. Atlas of Urologic Surgery, Frank Hinman Jr. 3rd edition (publication pending).

Presentation

Does Gender Influence Morbidity or Mortality in the treatment of Renal Masses? A Population Based Analysis. Ohio Urologic Society Annual Meeting. Columbus, OH, 2012.

  • PowerPoint Presentation (presenter)

Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Restore the Continence Mechanism in a Vaginal Distention Rat Model of Stress Urinary Incontinence. Ohio Urologic Society Annual Meeting. Columbus, OH, 2012.

  • PowerPoint Presentation

Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Encapsulated in a Dityramine Cross-Linked Hydrogel Reconstitute Urinary Continence in a Pubourethral Ligament Transected Rat Model. American Urogynecologic Society 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting. Providence, RI, 2011.

  • PowerPoint Presentation

Effect of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells on the Continence Mechanism in a Vaginal Distention Rat Model of Stress Urinary Incontinence. American Urogynecologic Society 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting. Providence, RI, 2011.

  • Moderated Poster Presentation

Positive Margins after Radical Prostatectomy. Case Western Reserve University.Cleveland, OH, 2011.

  • Grand Rounds PowerPoint Presentation (presenter)

Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Encapsulated in a Dityramine Cross-Linked Hydrogel Reconstitute Urinary Continence in a Pubourethral Ligament Transected Rat Model. International Continence Society Annual Meeting. Glasgow, UK, 2011.

  • Poster Presentation

Effect of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells on the Continence Mechanism in a Vaginal Distention Rat Model of Stress Urinary Incontinence. International Continence Society Annual Meeting. Glasgow, UK, 2011.

  • Poster Presentation

Does Gender Influence Morbidity or Mortality in the treatment of Renal Masses? A Population Based Analysis. North Central Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting. Rancho Mirage, CA, 2011.

  • PowerPoint Presentation (presenter)

Robotic Radical Cystectomy in Octogenarian Woman. North Central Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting. Rancho Mirage, CA, 2011.

  • Moderated Video Presentation (presenter)

Neurogenic Bladder Causes Marked Bladder Remodeling and Altered Pain Response in Mice with Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis. American Urologic Association 2011 Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, 2011.

  • PowerPoint Presentation (presenter)
  • Moderated Poster Presentation (presenter)

Neurogenic Bladder Causes Marked Bladder Remodeling in Mice with Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis. Society for Urodynamics & Female Urology Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ, 2011.

  • Moderated Poster Presentation (presenter)

Chronic Pain Response in Mice with Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis. Society for Urodynamics & Female Urology Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ, 2011.

  • Moderated Poster Presentation (presenter)

Allograph Rejection, Native and Allograph Nephrectomy: Indications, Timing, and Risks. Case Western Reserve University.Cleveland, OH, 2010.

  • Grand Rounds PowerPoint Presentation (presenter)

Rare Presentation of Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Syndrome on Bladder Urethelium. Ohio Urological Society Annual Meeting. Columbus, OH, 2010.

  • PowerPoint Presentation (presenter)

Physiology of Penile Erection, Erectile Dysfunction, and Priapism. Case Western Reserve University.Cleveland, OH, 2009.

  • Grand Rounds PowerPoint Presentation (Presenter)

Assessment of Physicians’ Teaching of Testicular Self-Examination (TSE) in the Outpatient Setting. American Public Health Association. Boston MA, 2006.

  • PowerPoint Presentation (presenter)

Mucocutaneous Syndromes with Genitourinary Abnormalities. Rhode Island Hospital. Providence, RI, 2006.

  • Grand Rounds PowerPoint Presentation (presenter)

Testicular Self-Examination: Education and Tutorial. New England American Urological Association Annual Meeting. Providence, RI, 2006.

  • Moderated Poster Presentation (presenter)

Testicular Self-Examination: Education and Tutorial. Society of Teachers for Family Medicine. Salem, MA, 2006.

  • Poster Presentation (presenter)

Memberships

American Urological Association

Awards

Resident/Fellow Travel Award. Society for Urodynamics & Female Urology Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ, 2011.

Neurogenic Bladder Causes Marked Bladder Remodeling in Mice with Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis. Society for Urodynamics & Female Urology Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ, 2011.

  • Basic Science Best Poster Award

Resident/Fellow Travel Award. Sexual Medicine Society of North America & The Society of Urological Prosthesis Surgeons. Miami, FL, 2010.

  • Surgical skills for erectile dysfunction, penile reconstruction for Peyronie’s Disease and male stress incontinence

Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America

  • 3 Palms, Troop Leadership, Summer Camp Instructor, National Jamboree

Grants

Coulter Foundation (Co-PI: Hijaz)     03/01/11 – 10/31/11

  • Collaboration with Biomedical Engineering
  • Standardizing surgical treatment to stress urinary incontinence: development of a pressure sensing probe to standardize sling tension
  • Project goal: design a ‘pressure sensitive probe’ that allows the surgeon to place a sling at specific amounts of tension to treat stress urinary incontinence

Coulter Foundation (Co-PI: Liu)        03/01/11 – 10/31/11

  • Collaboration with Biomedical Engineering
  • Assessment of autonomic bladder sensory function in the mouse
  • Project goal: design a probe to selectively measure the afferent bladder sensation in a mouse bladder by using an implantable bladder electrode device and computerized neurodiagnostic device

Andrew Horowitz, MD
  • Cape Coral

    126 Del Prado BLVD N
    Cape Coral, FL 33909
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  • Fort Myers

    7335 Gladiolus Drive
    Fort Myers, FL 33908
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    F: 239-939-5809

  • American Board of Urology
  • Florida Urological Society
  • Lee County Medical Society