James M. Hotaling

Urologists illustrate key steps in management of duct obstruction
Tech advances catalyze paradigm shifts in patient careJames M. Hotaling, MD, MS, and Steven A. Kaplan, MD, introduce their new Urology Times section "Tech Talk with Jim and Steve."
Varicocele: Treatment indications and repair techniquesThis article presents an overview of the pathophysiology of varicoceles and discusses indications for treatment, two primary repair techniques, and treatment outcomes.
Cord denervation: Surgeons describe microsurgical techniques in men with scrotal painThese videos each represent a different approach to this complex microsurgical procedure.
Transgender surgery: Videos demonstrate cutting-edge techniquesIn these videos, expert surgeons demonstrate robot-assisted penile inversion vaginoplasty, single-stage metoidioplasty, and simple orchiectomy for transgender patients.
Take charge of your online reputationLove them or hate them, online reviews are reality and powerful decision-making tools for patients searching for urologists and other physicians online. Managing or mismanaging a doctor’s online reputation can make—even threaten to break—a ­practice.
Ureteroscopy: Surgeons show techniques, tips in videosIn these videos, high-volume stone surgeons demonstrate novel approaches to classification, visualization, and treatment of stones.
Buried penis repair: Videos illustrate aesthetic, functional considerationsThese four videos depict expert techniques for buried penis repair.
Does heat exposure affect spermatogenesis?"There are significant data examining the role of heat exposure to male sperm. However, none of it is very high quality and the data are murky at best," write James R. Craig, MD, MS; William Brant, MD; and James M. Hotaling, MD, MS.
TTrials: T therapy improves sexual desire, activityA men’s health expert explains implications of new data and how he will counsel patients.