Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Paul Chung, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Specialties
Urology
Urology - Genitourinary Reconstruction

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
833 Chestnut Street
Suite 703
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-1000
Fax: (215) 503-2066
Philadelphia
3 Crescent Drive
Ste. 100
Philadelphia PA 19112
Phone: (215) 503-3300
Fax: (215) 503-3321

Medical Services

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Personal Statement

Dr. Chung is devoted to the repair of urethral strictures, male incontinence, erectile dysfunction, prosthetic revisions, rectourethral fistulas, prostate cancer treatment complications, penile abnormalities, hypospadias, Peyronie's disease, buried penis, extramammary Paget's disease, urological trauma, and robotic/open urinary tract reconstruction. As an Assistant Professor, he is involved in clinical studies to improve outcomes and quality of life for patients and educating medical trainees.

Education

  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Medical School

Internship

  • University of Texas Southwestern

Residency

  • University of Texas Southwestern

Fellowship

  • University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Recent Publications

Surgical and Functional Outcomes Following Buried Penis Repair With Limited Panniculectomy and Split-thickness Skin Graft

Patients' Experiences With Extramammary Paget Disease: An Online Pilot Study Querying a Patient Support Group

Inflatable penile prosthesis as tissue expander: What is the evidence?

Intraoperative Decision-making for Precise Penile Straightening During Inflatable Penile Prosthesis Surgery

High submuscular placement of urologic prosthetic balloons and reservoirs: 2-year experience and patient-reported outcomes

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High patient satisfaction of inflatable penile prosthesis insertion with synchronous penile plication for erectile dysfunction and Peyronie's disease

Urethral foreign body: Removal of degraded magnetic spheres using hartmann ear forceps

High submuscular placement of urologic prosthetic balloons and reservoirs: 2-year experience and patient-reported outcomes

Dorsal plication without degloving is safe and effective for correcting ventral penile deformities

Degree of hydronephrosis predicts adverse pathological features and worse oncologic outcomes in patients with high-grade urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract

Emerging drugs for prostate cancer

Robot-assisted laparoscopic partial nephrectomy for tumors greater than 4 cm and high nephrometry score: Feasibility, renal functional, and oncological outcomes with minimum 1 year follow-up

Renal cell carcinoma with metastases to the gallbladder: Four cases from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and review of the literature

Magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound fusion guided prostate biopsy improves cancer detection following transrectal ultrasound biopsy and correlates with multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging

Molecular Sub-Classification of renal epithelial tumors using Meta-Analysis of gene expression microarrays

D'Amico risk stratification correlates with degree of suspicion of prostate cancer on multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging

Left ventricular dysfunction in murine models of heart failure and in failing human heart is associated with a selective decrease in the expression of caveolin-3

Cardiac-restricted overexpression of the A2A-adenosine receptor in FVB mice transiently increases contractile performance and rescues the heart failure phenotype in mice overexpressing the A1-adenosine receptor

Cytoplasmic remodeling of erythrocyte raft lipids during infection by the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum