Chris M. Gonzalez, MD, MBA, FACS, explains how integrating advanced practice providers (APPs) into the urology workforce may provide a solution to increasing physician demand in the United States. He then discusses the American Urological Association’s (AUA’s) perspective of the physician led, team-based approaches to integrating APPs, state scope of practice laws, on-site and didactic training options, the possibility of inpatient APP consultation, and reimbursement for APP services.Read More
Kevin T. McVary, MD
Loyola University Medical Center
Dr. McVary is the Director, Center for Male Health, and the Professor of Urology at Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Medical Center. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the Springfield area, including Northwestern Memorial Hospital and St. John's Hospital. His research interests include sexual dysfunction, prostate cancer, prostate disease, robotics, and BPH. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years.