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William M. Figlesthaler, M.D
Physician Profile

William M. Figlesthaler, M.D. is a cum laude alumnus of Wake Forest University and graduated with honors from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine at Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Dr. Figlesthaler completed his Urological Surgery training at the University of Kentucky, Albert B. Chandler Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. He has published research on prostate cancer in cooperation with Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland and has given numerous presentations at both regional and national conferences.

His special interests include the treatment of prostate cancer, including da Vinci Robotic Radical Prostatectomy http://davinciprostatectomy.com/. His results for cure, preservation of bladder control, return to normal activities and recovery of sexual function are outstanding and second to none. He often has surgeons scheduling visits to Naples to observe his techniques, and has treated patients from over twenty states, eight countries, three continents and counting. He was most recently featured on the ABC evening news local affiliate for his mastery of this surgery.

Dr. Figlesthaler is Board Certified, a Diplomat of the American Board of Urology as well as a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Figlesthaler is included in Castle Connolly’s “Top Doctors” referral guide based physician-lead research and peer review by leading hospitals and medical professionals.
 
Contact Info:
Tel: (239) 624-1999



Michael F. D'Angelo, M.D.
Physician Profile

Michael F. D'Angelo, M.D. graduated Summa Cum Laude from Creighton University in Omaha, NE and completed his medical degree with honors at Creighton University School of Medicine. He was elected into the prestigious international honor society of Alpha Omega Alpha for academic and clinical excellence.

Dr. D'Angelo received his Urological Surgery training at the world renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. There, he served as a Clinical Instructor and devoted an entire year to Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery training with an emphasis on Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy.

He has published and presented numerous research papers at regional and national Urological conferences. In addition, he has been recognized by the Mayo Clinic faculty for his superb surgical skills and excellent clinical judgment. Most recently, Dr. D'Angelo received the prestigious Resident Achievement Award from The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons for his contributions to the advancement of Laparoscopy in Urology.

Dr. D'Angelo's areas of special interest include Laparoscopic Surgery, Robotic Surgery including da Vinci Radical Prostatectomy http://davinciprostatectomy.com/, Urological Oncology, and Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques. Dr. D'Angelo is Board Certified, and a Diplomat of the American Board of Urology.

Contact Info:
Tel: (239) 624-1999
 
 



David K. Ornstein, M.D.
Physician Profile

David K. Ornstein, MD graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with an undergraduate degree in biochemistry and completed his medical degree at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Ornstein completed a residency in Urologic Surgery at Washington University. He was an NCI/AFUD Scholar and completed a Urologic Oncology Fellowship at the National Cancer Institute.

Prior to relocating to Naples, Dr. Ornstein held academic teaching positions at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and the University of California, Irvine where he was Chief of the Division of Urologic Oncology. He was also Medical Director for Robotic Surgery and Urologic Oncology at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Ornstein has published more than 75 scientific articles and book chapters on prostate cancer and robotic surgery. He has lectured extensively both nationally and internationally. Dr. Ornstein is an approved proctor with the manufacturer of the da Vinci ® Surgical System, Intuitive Surgical, Inc., and teaches robotic surgery to other surgeons.

He is Board Certified and a Diplomat of the American Board of Urology, a member of the Society of Urologic Oncology, The American Urological Association, The American Association of Cancer Research and the Endourological Society. Dr. Ornstein has received numerous honors and awards for his academic achievements and clinical skill.

Dr. Ornstein's special interests include all areas of urologic oncology and robotic urologic surgery. He has completed over 500 da Vinci Robotic surgeries for urologic cancer.

Contact Info:

Tel: (239) 403-9503

 
 
 
GYNECOLOGICAL SURGEONS
 
Michael Thomas Dent, MDMichael Thomas Dent, MD
Physician Profile
 
Michael Thomas Dent, M.D. received his B.S. Degree from the Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina and Graduated from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston , SC.

Dr. Dent completed his OB/GYN training at the University of Texas in Galveston, Texas. He travels around the country training other physicians on Minimally invasive Gynecological procedures.

Dr. Dent is also the founder of Neogenomics Laboratories, a nationally know genetics testing laboratory with over 100 employees and 3 facilities across the United States. Dr. Dent is the only physician in Collier county whose practice is dedicated exclusively to advanced minimally invasive GYN Surgery. Dr. Dent Performs a wide range of Davinci procedures including Hysterectomy, Myomectomy, Oophrectomy and complete pelvic reconstructive procedures such as Abdominal Sacrocolpoplexy. You can learn more about Dr. Dent at his web site http://www.michaeldentmd.com/ or http://www.napleswomenscenter.com/ .

Dr. Dent is Board Certified, a Diplomat of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as a fellow of the American College of OBGYN.

Contact Info:

Tel: (239) 513-1992
 

 
Holly Raass Miller, MD
 
Holly Raass Miller, MD completed high school in Naples, Florida and then received her B.A. from Wheaton College in Illinois and her medical degree from the Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology from Rush University Center in Chicago. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Prior to moving back to Naples to join Dr. Jeffrey Heitmann's practice, Dr. Miller was in private practice in Jackson, Tennessee for three years. While there, she received advanced training on the da Vinci surgical system. Her special areas of interest include minimally invasive surgery including daVinci hysterectomy and vaginal hysterectomy. She also offers complete Obstetrics and Gynecology services.

Office phone number: (239) 513-0053
 
 

 
 
Carolyn Monaco, DOCarolyn T. Monaco, DO
 
Carolyn T. Monaco, DO received her BS from the State University of New York, Stony Brook and received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her residency at the State University of New York at Buffalo Graduate Medical Education Consortium. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

She joined the Naples Women's Center in 2004 and has a special interest in women's health, obstetrics and gynecology, adolescent health, and contraceptive care. She received advanced training on the da Vinci surgical system and has performed many gynecology surgeries using this technology.

You can learn more about Dr. Monaco at her practice website: http://www.napleswomenscenter.com/

Office Telephone Number: (239) 513-1992
 

 
 
Max Kamerman, MD

Dr. Max Kamerman graduated from the Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico and did his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at The George Washington University in Washington, DC. He moved to Naples, Florida in 2003 to join Womens Healthcare Physicians, PA, a well established obstetrics and gynecology practice in Naples. Dr. Kamerman has been using the da Vinci surgical system since 2007 to perform gynecological surgery. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Office Telephone Number:  (239) 262-3399
 

 
 
Wallace McLean, MDWallace McLean, MD
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Dr. Wallace McLean, an obstetrician and gynecologist, has been our medical staff since 2005. He graduated from Marquette University School of Medicine. He did his internship and his residency at Saint Joseph Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. McLean has been using the da Vinci surgical system to perform gynecology surgery since 2007. He is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.


Office Telephone Number: (239) 262-3399
 

 
Edward Grendys, MD
Edward Grendys, MD

Office Telephone Number: (239) 334-6626



                                                                                                                                               
 
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