Jack H. Vitenson, M.D.
277 Forest Ave, St#206
Paramus, NJ 07652
b. Graduate and Professional
2. POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING
American Board of Urology, March 1974
6. UNIVERSITY APPOINTMENTS
Clinical Instructor of Urology
Clinical Instructor of Surgery, Section of Urology
Member, Urology Residency Program Committee
Director of Urology Residency Training Program
UMD-New Jersey Medical School/Hackensack Medical Center, 7/91 Present
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Urology
7. HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS
Associate Director of Urology,
8. OTHER PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS, CONTRIBUTIONS AND MAJOR VISITING APPOINTMENTS
President of the
Chairman of the
Treasurer of the Society of Urology and Engineering, 4/94 Present.
Co-Moderator, Society of Urology and Engineering, (day session) 1992-1999.
Moderator, Society of Urology and Engineering, (evening session) 1997-1999.
Co-Started Prostate Cancer Support Group with the Department of Psychology, 1991.
Developed the Ultrasound Brachytherapy Program with Radiotherapy, 1992.
Developed the Cryotherapy Program for Urology, 1994.
Designed with Architects the Present Cysto-Endoscopy Suite, 1995.
Facilitated and Contributed to Utilizing Neobladder for the Diagnosis of Advanced Bladder Cancer, 1995.
Arranged Credentialing Symposium for Evaluation and Treatment of Incontinence Utilizing Urodynamics, 1996.
Organized, Designed and Initiated
Organized Credentialing Conference on Laser Lithotripsy, 1996.
Initiated Program of Interstitial Laser Prostatectomy, 1998.
Co-Organizer, Hackensack University Medical Center Prostate Cancer Institute, 1997.
Division of Urology,
Facilitated Urologists role in Renal Transplant Program and Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy, 1999.
9. AWARDS AND HONORS
Premedical Honor Society, Alpha Epsilon Delta, 9/60
President of Gama Chapter, AOA, 5/64
Honor Society for Services Rendered
10. BOARD OF DIRECTORS/TRUSTEES
Chairman of the Medical Board,
Member of the Board of Governors,
Member of the Executive Committee
of the Board of Governors,
Member of the Hillcrest Foundation
11. MAJOR COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS
a. National and Regional
Urology Residency Program
Treasurer, Society of Urology and Engineering, 7/95 Present.
Co-Moderator, Society of Urology and Engineering, Day and Night Programs
AUA Meeting, 1994 Present.
Urology Residency Program
Chairman, Search Committee for
Committee of Directors,
Member, Medical Board,
Search Committee (Laparoscopic Surgery)
Search Committee, (Renal and
Department of Urology,
Associate Chairman, Division of
e. Editorial Boards
12. MEMBERSHIPS, OFFICERS AND COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS IN
American Urological Association, 1975
American Board of Urology, 1974
American Medical Association, 1971
Air Force Clinical Surgeons, 1971
American Fertility Society, 1971
Society of Urology and Engineering, 1986
Treasurer, Society of Urology and Engineering, 1995-Present
13. MAJOR RESEARCH INTEREST
Superficial Bladder Cancer.
14. GRANT HISTORY
1. The National Prostatic Cancer Prevention Trial. Double blind random
effect of Finasteride. October 1993 March 2004.
2. Phase II Clinical Trial to Determine the Safety and Efficacy of
Percutaneous Cryosurgery using Transrectal Ultrasound Guidance in the
Treatment of Patients with Prostate Cancer Previously Treated with External or Interstitial Radiation. July 1996 July 1997.
3. Prospective Randomized Comparison of either LHRH agonist and
Flutamide or Finasteride and Flutamide as Neoadjuvant Hormone Therapy
in Men with Localized Carcinoma of the Prostate Receiving either Radical
Prostatectomy, External Beam Radiation Therapy or Prostate
Brachytherapy. November 1997 Present. Protocol #97-05-282,
Principal Investigator Jack H. Vitenson, M.D., amount $17,500.
4. Prostate Cancer Detection using Spectra Photonic Imaging. Joint research
5. A National Phase II Trial of INTRON, Interferon-ACTA 20+ Bcq for
Treatment of Superficial Bladder Cancer. October 1998 2003. Protocol #99-05-053, Principal Investigator Jack H Vitenson, M.D., amount $5,000.
15. MAJOR TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Responsible for the training and supervision of urology residents rotating through
Urology Residency Training Program, 1991 Present.
Post Graduate Urodynamics
Post Graduate Holmium Laser Course,
16. PRINICPAL CLINICAL AND HOSPITAL SERVICE RESPONSIBILITIES
Associate Director of Urology, Hackensack University Medical Center, 1978-1991.
Director of Urology,
17. MAJOR ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES
See #11B and C
President, Medical Staff,
Secretary, Medical Board,
Chairman, Medical Board,
Member, Board of Governors,
Member, Executive Committee Board of Governors,
Medical Center, 1995-Present.
Member, Hillcrest Foundation Board,
18. PRIVATE PRACTICE
1. Rous SN, Vitenson JH, Nagamatsu G: Spontaneous Rupture of the Renal
Collecting System Caused by Unsuspected Hypernephroma Presenting as Ureteral Calculus Disease. J Urol 107(4):512-514, 1971.
2. Vitenson JH, Grabstald H, Whitemore WF: Ten Thousand or More Rads
Supervoltage Irradiation to the Bladder: Efficacy, Sequelae and Management. J Urol, 107(6):973-976, 1972.
3. Vitenson JH, Sarcoid of the Glans Penis. J. Urol, 108(2):284-286, 1972.
4. Gehring CG, Vitenson, JH, Woodhead DM: Congenital Urethroperineal
Fistula. J. Urol, 109(3):419-421, 1973.
Polsky MS, USAF, Woodhead DM,
USAF MC, Weber CH,
6. Polsky MS, USAF, Vitenson JH, Major USAF, Wilson J, Major USAF
Retrovesicle Liposarcoma. J. Urol, 3(2):226-228, 1974.
Urol 10(3):212-218, 1977.
8. Yekanath H, Gross PA, Vitenson JH: Military Tuberculosis Following
Ureteral Catherization. Urol 16(2):197-198, 1980.
9. Rockoff SD, Vitenson JH, Irwin RJ: Perinephric Panniculitis. J Urol 150:
For Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy. Contemp Urol 86:191-3, 1994.
1 Gejerman G, Gliedman P, Saini AJ, Richter F, Rosen J, Levey S, Basralian K, Mullokandov E, Vitenson JH: Acute toxicity of interstitial brachytherapy combined with EBRT in the management of organ confined prostate cancer. Presented at: American Brachytherapy Society Meeting, May 1999, CA.
2. Gejerman A, Richter F and Vitenson JH: Does the addition of conformal
Beam radiotherapy to prostate seed implantation cause significant acute toxicity. Presented at: AUA Annual Meeting, May, 1999.
3. Esposito MP, Vitenson JH and Sadeghi-Nejad H: Correlation of Dorsal ]
Velocity, Penile Rigidity and Cavernosal End
Diastolic Velocity in the Diagnosis of Venous Leak Impotence. Presented at:
Sectional Meeting of the
21. REVIEWS/TELEVISION APPEARANCES
Prostate Cancer Awareness: Role of Screening. Health Talk Cable Vision,
Prostate Cancer Overview: Health Talk Cable Vision,
Incontinence and the Role of the
Erectile Dysfunction: The
Role of Viagra.
Health Talk Cable Vision,
NJ, October 1997.
Brachytherapy and High Intensity Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer Treatment:
with Dr. Glen Gejerman, Chief, Radiotherapy,
Vitenson JH, Nagamatsu GR, Minenberg D: Chronic Female Urethritis: Management of Long Term Results. Presented at: AUA Annual Meeting,
San Francisco, May 1969. The International College of Surgeons Summer Conference, Lake Placid, New York, July 1969 and the AUA North Central Meeting in Milwaukee, September 1969 (Second Prize).
Practice with Dr. George Nagamatsu and the Eli Lilly Company, September 1967.
Prostate Cancer Overview,
Cancer Support Group, May 1990,
Prostate Cancer Treatment Options: How to Choose
University Medical Center, Prostate Cancer Support
Group, May 1991,
Conventional Treatment of Prostate Cancer: Alternate Options What is the Role
Of Shark Cartilage, Hackensack
University Medical Center, Prostate Cancer Support Group, November 1992,
Incontinence in the Aged: Diagnosis and
Testis Cancer. Health Beat Radio Program, Fairleigh Dickinson Campus Radio, April 1993,
Prostate Cancer Overview. Health Beat Radio Program, Fairleigh Dickinson Campus Radio, December 1992,
Prostate Cancer Overview and
Update. Department of Medicine Grand Rounds,
Laser Surgery for Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy. Society of Urology and Engineering, National AUA Conference, May 1994.
Laser Surgery in Urology. Department of Urologic Surgery Grand Rounds,
Prostate Cancer Update. Hackensack University Medical Center, Prostate Cancer Support
Group, May 1995,
Prostate Cancer Overview, Toys R
Us HAARP Lecture Series, September 1995,
Brachytherapy and Cryotherapy: Their
Role in Prostate Cancer Treatment.
Prostate Cancer Support Group,