David F. Jarrard, MD Print Friendly PageFaculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Dr. Jarrard is board certified by the American Board of Urology and has completed a fellowship in Urologic Oncology. He specializes in all aspects of urologic oncology with an emphasis on prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Jarrard is also involved with surgical treatments for prostate cancer, such as the robotic prostatectomy.
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UW School of Medicine and Public Health
|Department of Urology|
Professional Certifications and Education
Urologic Oncology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 1989
Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.
Dr. Jarrard has a joint appointment with the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, and his clinical research emphasizes developing new therapies for genitourinary cancers. He has an active basic science laboratory and is funded through the National Institutes of Health to examine genetic and epigenetic alterations in prostate cancer.
Abel EJ Bauman TM Weiker M Shi F Downs TM Jarrard DF Huang W .
Analysis and validation of tissue biomarkers for renal cell carcinoma using automated high-throughput evaluation of protein expression. Hum Pathol. 2014 May;45(5):1092-9
[PubMed ID: 24746216]
Abel EJ Wong K Sado M Leverson GE Patel SR Downs TM Jarrard DF .
Surgical operative time increases the risk of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in robotic prostatectomy. JSLS. 2014 Apr-Jun;18(2):282-7
[PubMed ID: 24960494]
Yang B Wagner J Damaschke N Yao T Wuerzberger-Davis SM Lee MH Svaren J Miyamoto S Jarrard DF .
A novel pathway links oxidative stress to loss of insulin growth factor-2 (IGF2) imprinting through NF-κB activation. PLoS One. 2014;9(2):e88052
[PubMed ID: 24558376]
Truong M Slezak JA Lin CP Iremashvili V Sado M Razmaria AA Leverson G Soloway MS Eggener SE Abel EJ Downs TM Jarrard DF .
Development and multi-institutional validation of an upgrading risk tool for Gleason 6 prostate cancer. Cancer. 2013 Nov 15;119(22):3992-4002
[PubMed ID: 24006289]
Yang B Wagner J Yao T Damaschke N Jarrard DF .
Pyrosequencing for the rapid and efficient quantification of allele-specific expression. Epigenetics. 2013 Oct 1;8(10):1039-42
[PubMed ID: 23973940]
King AC Livermore A Laurila TA Huang W Jarrard DF .
Impact of immediate TRUS rebiopsy in a patient cohort considering active surveillance for favorable risk prostate cancer. Urol Oncol. 2013 Aug;31(6):739-43
[PubMed ID: 21816639]
Truong M Yang B Livermore A Wagner J Weeratunga P Huang W Dhir R Nelson J Lin DW Jarrard DF .
Using the epigenetic field defect to detect prostate cancer in biopsy negative patients. J Urol. 2013 Jun;189(6):2335-41
[PubMed ID: 23159584]
Gee J Bailey H Kim K Kolesar J Havighurst T Tutsch KD See W Cohen MB Street N Levan L Jarrard D Wilding G .
Phase II open label, multi-center clinical trial of modulation of intermediate endpoint biomarkers by 1α-hydroxyvitamin D2 in patients with clinically localized prostate cancer and high grade pin. Prostate. 2013 Jun;73(9):970-8
[PubMed ID: 23335089]
Yang B Bhusari S Kueck J Weeratunga P Wagner J Leverson G Huang W Jarrard DF .
Methylation profiling defines an extensive field defect in histologically normal prostate tissues associated with prostate cancer. Neoplasia. 2013 Apr;15(4):399-408
[PubMed ID: 23555185]
Slezak J Truong M Huang W Jarrard D .
HP1γ expression is elevated in prostate cancer and is superior to Gleason score as a predictor of biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy. BMC Cancer. 2013 Mar 23;13:148
[PubMed ID: 23522301]
Babaian K Truong M Cetnar J Cross DS Shi F Ritter MA Jarrard DF .
Analysis of urological procedures in men who died from prostate cancer using a population-based approach. BJU Int. 2013 Mar;111(3 Pt B):E65-70
[PubMed ID: 23130676]
Ewald JA Desotelle JA Church DR Yang B Huang W Laurila TA Jarrard DF .
Androgen deprivation induces senescence characteristics in prostate cancer cells in vitro and in vivo. Prostate. 2013 Mar;73(4):337-45
[PubMed ID: 22911222]
Truong M Yang B Wagner J Desotelle J Jarrard DF .
Analysis of promoter non-CG methylation in prostate cancer. Epigenomics. 2013 Feb;5(1):65-71
[PubMed ID: 23414321]
Truong M Yang B Jarrard DF .
Toward the detection of prostate cancer in urine: a critical analysis. J Urol. 2013 Feb;189(2):422-9
[PubMed ID: 23017522]
Ewald JA Jarrard DF .
Decreased skp2 expression is necessary but not sufficient for therapy-induced senescence in prostate cancer. Transl Oncol. 2012 Aug;5(4):278-87
[PubMed ID: 22937180]
Bhusari S Yang B Kueck J Huang W Jarrard DF .
Insulin-like growth factor-2 (IGF2) loss of imprinting marks a field defect within human prostates containing cancer. Prostate. 2011 Nov;71(15):1621-30
[PubMed ID: 21432864]
Kruser TJ Jarrard DF Graf AK Hedican SP Paolone DR Wegenke JD Liu G Geye HM Ritter MA .
Early hypofractionated salvage radiotherapy for postprostatectomy biochemical recurrence. Cancer. 2011 Jun 15;117(12):2629-36
[PubMed ID: 21656740]
Patel SR Kaplon DM Jarrard D .
A technique for the management of a large median lobe in robot-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. J Endourol. 2010 Dec;24(12):1899-901
[PubMed ID: 20858064]
Ewald JA Desotelle JA Wilding G Jarrard DF .
Therapy-induced senescence in cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2010 Oct 20;102(20):1536-46
[PubMed ID: 20858887]
Bhusari SS Dobosy JR Fu V Almassi N Oberley T Jarrard DF .
Superoxide dismutase 1 knockdown induces oxidative stress and DNA methylation loss in the prostate. Epigenetics. 2010 Jul 1;5(5):402-9
[PubMed ID: 20458166]