Dr. Harvey R. Samowitz

  • MD, FACS
  • Urologist
  • Spoken languages English

Overview

Dr. Harvey Samowitz believes that a strong doctor-patient relationship is critical for successful outcomes and management of the total patient. In some cases, this may require high-tech or aggressive therapy, while in many situations, it may result in nutritional supplements, minimally invasive therapy, or simple reassurance. Every patient is unique, and Dr. Samowitz is able and willing to do whatever is necessary in the best interests of that individual patient, combining compassionate care with state of the art medicine. Click here to see Harvey R. Samowitz, M.D.’s CV, .

He is the first urologist in South Florida to be Board Certified in the new subspecialty of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. The physicians of Uromedix are starting a UroMedix Pelvic Clinic, and Dr. Samowitz will be the Medical Director.

Dr. Samowitz has special expertise in the areas of urinary disorders including frequency/urgency, incontinence, BPH, and women’s health, as well as for male infertility. In his practice, he utilizes the best and most successful treatments for cancer, stones, prostate problems, and erectile dysfunction. He is a member of many professional organizations, including Mensa, the American Urological Association, certified by the American Board of Urology, and recognized as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He was Secretary and then President of the Greater Miami Urological Society.

Career Positions

Current position(s)

  • Uro-Medix - Executive Medical Director and Urologist, Aventura, FL

Past position(s)

  • Pelvic and Voiding Disorders Clinic - Founder and Medical Director, Dade County, FL
  • Nova Southeastern College of Medicine - Urologist, Associate Professor of Surgery, Dade & Broward Counties, FL
  • South Florida Medical Research - Clinical Research Associate, Aventura, FL

Education

Universities

  • Duke University, BS, Zoology and Philosophy, Durham, NC
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT

Residencies

  • Stanford University, Anatomic Pathology, Palo Alto, CA
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Urology, Newark, NJ

Internships

  • University of Chicago, Michael Reese Hospital, General Surgery, Chicago, IL

Fellowships

  • Northern California Incontinence Center, Female Urology, Incontinence and Voiding Dysfunction, San Pablo, CA

Expertise And Interests

Interests

  • Frequency/Urgency Disorders, Female Urology, Incontinence, Voiding Dysfunction, Erectile Dysfunction, Stones, Urodynamics, Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

Accomplishments

Awards and honors

  • Secretary and then President of the Greater Miami Urological Society, National Psoriasis Foundation Addie Brewood Predoctoral Fellowship, magna cum laude at Duke University