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Steven H. Paletsky, M.D.Board-certified Urologist in Florida

Steven H. Paletsky, M.DSteven H. Paletsky, M.D.

Steven H. Paletsky, M.D is an experienced board-certified urologist in Florida. He is a pioneer and instructor for brachytherapy (radiation seeding for prostate cancer) and has a special interest and extensive experience in minimally invasive outpatient nerve-sparing radical perineal prostatectomies for prostate cancer.

Education

University of Connecticut - Storrs, Connecticut
September 1966 - June 1970

Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina
July 1, 1970 - December 31, 1973

Internship (Surgical)

Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina
January 1, 1974 - June 30, 1974

Residency (Surgical)

Upstate Medical Center
Syracuse, New York
July 1, 1974 – June 30, 1975

Residency (Urologic)

Upstate Medical Center
Syracuse, New York
July 1, 1975 – June 30, 1978

Additional Training (Urologic Research)

Upstate Medical Center & V.A. Hospital
Syracuse, New York
July 1, 1978 – December 31, 1978

Medical Board

National Board of Medical Examiners - 1975

Specialty Recognition

American Board of Urology - February 4, 1981

License

  • State of Ohio 1978 - 1980
  • State of Florida 1980 - present

Honors

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Phi Beta Phi
  • AMA Recognition Awards since 1981

Prior Hospital Affiliations

  • Medina Community Hospital
    Medina, Ohio
    January 1, 1979 - September 30, 1980
  • Wadsworth Hospital
    Wadsworth, Ohio
    January 1, 1979 - September 30, 1980
  • Akron City Hospital
    Akron, Ohio
    Courtesy Staff, Teaching
    January 1, 1979 - September 30, 1980

Current Hospital Affiliations

  • Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center
    Fort Myers, Florida
    October 1, 1980 - Present
  • Lee Memorial Hospital
    Fort Myers, Florida
    October 1, 1980 - Present
  • Cape Coral Hospital
    Cape Coral, Florida
    October 1, 1980 - Present
  • HealthPark Hospital
    Fort Myers, Florida
    Charter Staff Member - Present
  • Gulf Coast Hospital
    Fort Myers, Florida
    Charter Staff Member - Present

Memberships

  • American Urologic Association
  • Florida Urologic Association
  • Lee County Medical Society

Scholarship Positons

Instructor and Moderator of Bi-yearly Conference on Prostate Cancer and Brachytherapy - 1992 to 1999

Publications

Patient Satisfaction Following Brachytherapy for the Treatment of Carcinoma of the Prostate Drs. Katin, Paletsky, Rubenstein, Blitzer, Stein, Salenius

Special Interests

  • Prostate Carcinoma
  • Urologic Oncology
  • Impotence
  • Urinary Incontinence

Steven H. Paletsky, M.D.
  • Fort Myers (Main office)

    7335 Gladiolus Drive
    Fort Myers, FL 33908

  • Cape Coral

    126 Del Prado BLVD N
    Cape Coral, FL 33909

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