Leonard G. Gomella, MD

Articles

Dr. Gomella on Using Novel Biomarkers to Inform Biopsy Vs Observation in Prostate Cancer

May 14th 2021

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, discusses using novel biomarkers to inform whether a biopsy is needed in prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on the Role of Genetic Testing in Prostate Cancer

January 11th 2021

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, discusses the role of genetic testing in prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on the Evolution of Genetic Testing in Prostate Cancer

May 7th 2020

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, professor, chair of the Department of Urology, and director of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Network, of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, discusses the evolution of genetic testing in prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on Potential Impact of Targeted Therapy Approvals on Genetic Testing in Prostate Cancer

April 3rd 2020

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, professor, chair of the Department of Urology, and director of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Network, of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, discusses the potential impact of targeted therapy approvals on the use of genetic testing in prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on Screening Recommendations in Prostate Cancer

March 27th 2020

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, discusses recommendations for screening in prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on the Evolution of AR Inhibitors in Prostate Cancer

March 19th 2020

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, professor, chair of the Department of Urology, and director of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Network, of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, discusses the evolution of androgen receptor (AR) inhibitors in prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on the State of Genetic Testing and Screening in Prostate Cancer

March 14th 2020

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, professor, chair, Department of Urology, and director, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Network, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, discusses the state of genetic testing in prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on the Challenges of Genetic Testing in Prostate Cancer

October 8th 2019

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, discusses the challenges of genetic testing in prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on the Role of PSA in Early Detection of Prostate Cancer

July 30th 2019

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, discusses the role of prostate-specific antigen screening in the early detection of prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on the Prevalence of Genetic Testing in Prostate Cancer

April 19th 2019

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, professor, chair, Department of Urology, director, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Network, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, discusses the prevalence of genetic testing in prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella Discusses Role of BRCA1/2 in Prostate Cancer

March 22nd 2019

Leonard Gomella, MD, professor, chair, Department of Urology, director, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Network, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, discusses the role of BRCA1/2 in patients with prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on Current Perspectives on Prostate Cancer Screening

April 1st 2016

Leonard Gomella, MD, physician, professor, and chair of the Department of Urology at Thomas Jefferson University and director of the Kimmel Cancer Center Network, discusses the current perspectives on screening for prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on Labeling Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

December 26th 2014

Leonard Gomella, MD, urology specialist from Jefferson University, talks about the challenge of treating prostate cancer patients with a Gleason score of less than six.

ICD-10 and Urologic Oncology: A Disappointing Combination

October 24th 2014

The 12-month countdown to the adoption of ICD-10 has begun. ICD-10 represents the 10th revision of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (usually referred to as "ICD"), now overseen by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Dr. Gomella Discusses the PSA Screening Debate in 2013

May 31st 2013

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, chair of Urology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Director of Clinical Affairs at the Kimmel Cancer Center, discusses the debate surrounding PSA-based screening in prostate cancer in 2013.

Dr. Gomella on AUA's New Prostate Cancer Guidelines

May 8th 2013

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, from the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Kimmel Cancer Center, discusses the clinical guidelines released by the American Urological Association at its 2013 Annual Meeting.

Dr. Gomella on Radium-223 in Advanced Prostate Cancer

April 19th 2013

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, form the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Kimmel Cancer Center, discusses the novel therapeutic radium-223, which is awaiting a decision from the FDA as a treatment for men with advanced prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on Sequencing Prostate Cancer Therapies

March 25th 2013

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, from the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Kimmel Cancer Center, discusses the information currently available on sequencing the recently approved treatments for men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on Surrogate Endpoints in Prostate Cancer

March 18th 2013

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, from the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, describes the identification of appropriate surrogate endpoints for the evaluation of new therapies for patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

Dr. Gomella on the Value of a Multidisciplinary Cancer Center

February 27th 2013

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, discusses the benefits of the multidisciplinary center at Jefferson Kimmel Cancer Center.