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Gaetano Ciancio, M.D., MBA

General Information

Gaetano  Ciancio, M.D., MBA

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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Surgery

Languages

English, Spanish, Italian

Clinical Areas

Adrenal Tumors, large renal tumor with tumor thrombus, auto-transplantation, renal vascular surgery, laparoscopy donor nephrectomy, Nephron-sparing surgery for kidney tumors, complex urological surgery

Certifications

  • American Board of Urology

Roles

  • Associate Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
  • Director, Urologic Transplant Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery and Urology

Research Interests

The use of different immunosuppression protocols to decrease acute rejection after kidney transplantation, use of machine preservation for kidney transplantation clinical benefits, developing techniques for the surgical resection of large adrenal and renal tumors with and without tumor thrombus into the inferior vena cava, developing techniques for preservation of renal function during and after partial nephrectomy for kidney tumors, ethnic differences in end-stage renal disease and kidney transplantation, solid organ transplantation with donor-specific bone marrow infusion, bladder transplant en bloc with deceased pediatric kidney transplants.

Education

Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami - Affiliated Medical Education Program, Urology
Fellowship
Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami - Affiliated Medical Education Program, Transplantation

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