Academic Urologists At Erlanger Opens Third Location On Spring Creek Road

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Erlanger Health System announced the opening of the third location of Academic Urologists at Erlanger on Spring Creek Road

 

Drs.

Anand Shridharani, Colin Goudelock, Amar Singh and Argil Wheelock are now accepting patients at 961 Spring Creek Road Suite 202 to better serve patients in East RidgeTenn. and North Georgia with urological conditions. 

 

Academic Urologists provides the region's most comprehensive medical and surgical treatments for complex urological conditions. As a regional leader, Academic Urologists provides cutting edge treatments for all ages including pediatric urology, complex pelvic floor dysfunction, male infertility, andrology, and sexual dysfunction, as well as the most advanced minimally invasive treatments for urological cancers including kidney-sparing cancer surgery and urinary bladder surgery.

 

Dr. Shridharani received a medical degree at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He completed a preliminary internship in urology and general surgery at the University of Louisville and a urology residency program at the Medical College of Wisconsin inMilwaukee. He also received advanced fellowship training in Andrology and Erectile Dysfunction from the Medical College of Wisconsin.  Dr. Shridharani specializes in diagnosing and offering state-of-the-art treatments for disorders of male reproduction, male hypogonadism, erectile dysfunction, and Peyronie's disease.

 

Dr. Goudelocke is board-certified and fellowship trained in urology and earned his medical degree from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, and completed both his internship and residency from Louisiana State UniversityHealth Sciences Center in Shreveport. He continued his training, completing his fellowship in female urology from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.

 

Dr. Singh received his medical degree from the SUNY Health Science Center in SyracuseNew York, after graduating cum laude from Cornell University in IthacaN.Y. with a B.S. in chemical engineering. He completed his internship and residency training atUniversity Hospital in SyracuseN.Y., and his fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in BethesdaMd. Dr. Singh specializes in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) renal surgeries as well as robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy and cystoprostatectomy, with urinary diversion.

 

Dr. Wheelock earned his medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine after receiving a B.S. degree fromEast Tennessee State University. He served as captain and medical officer in the U.S. Army and completed general surgery and urology residencies at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.

 

For more information on the Erlanger East, Erlanger Medical Mall and now Spring Creek Road practices, please call 778-6941.

 



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