Dr. Sankar Kausik serves as the Director of BPH Services for United Urology Group and Chesapeake Urology. In this role, Dr. Kausik assists new and existing affiliates of United Urology with developing and implementing a BPH treatment pathway to improve patient outcomes as well as patient satisfaction. With Dr. Kausik’s extensive experience with new and innovative BPH treatments, he assists groups with the application of all minimally invasive therapies for managing BPH, including UroLift. On the diagnostic side, he also works to integrate the UroCuff, a new diagnostic tool, into the treatment pathway.
Dr. Kausik was designated as a UroLift® Center of Excellence in 2017, recognizing that he has achieved a high level of training and experience with the UroLift System and demonstrates a commitment to exemplary care for men suffering from symptoms associated with enlarged prostate/BPH. The designation is significant as it is the first in the State of Maryland and only one of 22+ UroLift Centers of Excellence in the United States.
In addition to benign prostate conditions and minimally invasive treatments for BPH/enlarged prostate, Dr. Kausik’s clinical interests include urologic oncology with a focus on prostate cancer surgery, kidney stone disease (surgical and medical management), sexual dysfunction and incontinence. He has published and presented numerous papers at regional and national urology conferences. He remains active in clinical research with Chesapeake Urology Research Associates.