Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

T. Ernesto Figueroa, MD

Academic Title: Professor

Pediatrics - Urology

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Office Locations

833 Chestnut Street
Suite 300
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 861-8830
Fax: (215) 861-8815
duPont Hospital for Children
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington DE 19803
Phone: (302) 651-4200

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Urology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016


  • Tulane University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation


  • Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation


  • Children's Hospital of Michigan

Recent Publications

Editorial Comment

Analyte variations in consecutive 24-hour urine collections in children

Genomic copy number variation association study in Caucasian patients with nonsyndromic cryptorchidism

Pathway analysis supports association of nonsyndromic cryptorchidism with genetic loci linked to cytoskeleton-dependent functions

Phenotype specific association of the TGFBR3 locus with nonsyndromic cryptorchidism

Risk model for renal scarring: validation and implications still needed for primary care practice

Risk model for renal scarring: Validation and implications still needed for primary care practice

Penile abnormalities

Penile swelling

Altered infant feeding patterns in boys with acquired nonsyndromic cryptorchidism

Isolated penile lymphedema in an adolescent male: A case of metastatic Crohn's disease

Reduced expression of androgen receptor and myosin heavy chain mRNA in cremaster muscle of boys with nonsyndromic cryptorchidism

Gross hematuria in a 3-year-old girl caused by a large isolated bladder hemangioma

Latrogenic ureteral injury after laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a 13-year-old boy

Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty for Primary Repair of Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction in Infants and Children: Comparison With Open Surgery

Influence of type of conduit and site of implantation on the outcome of continent catheterizable channels

Magnetic resonance imaging of renal abnormalities in patients with congenital osseous anomalies of the spine

Comparison of Laparoscopic and Open Partial Nephrectomy for Duplication Anomalies in Children

Comparison of dismembered and nondismembered laparoscopic pyeloplasty in the pediatric patient

Second case of bladder carcinoma in a patient with Costello syndrome [2]