Master "Laser Surgery in Urology"

The Master "Laser Surgery in Urology", in English, provides urologists with the skills necessary for a complete and up-to-date clinical approach to patients with urologic diseases.

Summary

The Master’s Degree “Laser Surgery in Urology” (level II) of Humanitas University aim at providing urologists with the skills necessary for a complete, up-to-date clinical approach to patients with urologic diseases. These skills include all of the therapeutic options that may be required, as well as radiofrequency and laser therapy

The Director of the Master is Professor Giorgio Ferruccio Guazzoni. 

  • Duration: 1 year
  • Frequenza: 8 weeks over the course of one academic year (compulsory) 
  • Credits (CFU/ECTS): 60
  • Language: English
  • Places available: 8, through public selection process (comparative evaluation of the applicants’ titles and qualifications) 
  • Fee: € 6.000

For full information on the admission process visit the Italian page.

 

Objectives and professional opportunities

With the Master’s Degree in Urology you will be able to work in the field of urology, and specifically, you will be able to perform laser treatment of various endourologic diseases.   

laser chirurgia urologica

For further information write to master@hunimed.eu.

Programme

The course will deal with the following topics:

  • general organisation: principles of physics, function and management of equipment;
  • laser treatment of penile disorders;
  • treatment of BPH using main types of lasers on the market;
  • treatment of urinary lithiasis;
  • treatment of superficial tumors of the bladder and the upper urinary tract;
  • laser treatment of urethral and ureteral disorders.

 

Teaching Methods

During the Master programme the following teaching methods will be adopted:

  • lectures;
  • audiovisual media;
  • interactive lessons;
  • practical training (operating room, endoscopy unit, etc.);
  • final exam.

Students will observe procedures in the operating room related to topics discussed and will actively participate in the activities of the urology unit, the diagnostic imaging unit, ultrasound, and the endoscopy unit.

Students will receive extensive practical training through Dry Labs and simulators.

Why
Humanitas
University?
An Established Institution

An Established Institution
Humanitas is a renowned healthcare institution that has offered Medical Degrees for well over a decade as a partner of the University of Milan.

An International Career

An International Career
Join our international medical community where classes are taught in English by experienced professors and medical doctors from around the world. Your degree will allow you to work as a MD in the EU and abroad.

Clinical Experience

Clinical Experience
Direct clinical experience is supported by a solid tutoring system and starts in your third year, which gives you considerable practical experience.

Innovative and Active Teaching

Innovative and Active Teaching
Humanitas curriculum is enhanced by a wide variety of active learning methods based on a student-centred approach (Problem-Based Learning, Case method, Concept maps, Simulated patients).

Milano and Italy

Milano and Italy
Enjoy the style, culture, gastronomy and entertainment of one of Europe's most exciting cities. Venture further to experience the delights of Italy or use the opportunity to learn Italian.

Advanced Research and Technology

Advanced Research and Technology
Humanitas can count on state-of-the-art technologies and research experience. A new simulation centre of 1000 sm, designed according to the highest technological standards, will be ready for autumn 2017.

Contact Us

Contact
Humanitas University
Via A. Manzoni 113,
Rozzano 20089 Milan, Italy

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