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Sean P. Hedican, MD
 

Sean P. Hedican, MD Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Hedican is certified by the American Board of Urology. In 2001, he performed the first laparoscopic pyeloplasty in the state of Wisconsin. His clinical specialties include reconstructive laparoscopy, minimally invasive cancer therapy, robotic surgery, and nerve sparing prostatectomy in the treatment of prostate cancer.

Specialties

Urology

UW Health Clinics

UW Hospital and Clinics
(608) 263-4757 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Other Locations

University Specialty Clinic (Mauston)
(608) 847-7355 |  Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Meriter Hospital, Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

Languages Spoken

English
Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Urology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Urology
Fellowship Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Residency Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Internship Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Medical School University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1991

Procedures

Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

Research

Dr. Hedican serves as co-director of the endourology fellowship and performs research in the areas of minimally invasive cancer treatments and gene therapy delivery systems, and the immunologic response to renal cryoablation.


PubMed Articles
Patel SR Abel EJ Hedican SP Nakada SY . Ablation of small renal masses: practice patterns at academic institutions in the United States. J Endourol. 2013 Feb;27(2):158-61
[PubMed ID: 22974005]
Patel SR Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Lee FT Jr Nakada SY Hedican SP . Hydrodissection using an iodinated contrast medium during percutaneous renal cryoablation. J Endourol. 2012 May;26(5):463-6
[PubMed ID: 22332600]
Patel SR Hedican SP Bishoff JT Shichman SJ Link RE Wolf JS Jr Nakada SY . Skill based mentored laparoscopy course participation leads to laparoscopic practice expansion and assists in transition to robotic surgery. J Urol. 2011 Nov;186(5):1997-2000
[PubMed ID: 21944138]
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]
Moore NW Nakada SY Hedican SP Moon TD . Complications of hand-assisted laparoscopic renal surgery: single-center ten-year experience. Urology. 2011 Jun;77(6):1353-8
[PubMed ID: 21356546]
Patel SR Kaplon DM Moon TD Hedican SP Nakada SY . Hand-assisted laparoscopy confers equal efficacy in simple and radical nephrectomy. JSLS. 2011 Apr-Jun;15(2):203-7
[PubMed ID: 21902976]
Gee JR Waterman BJ Jarrard DF Hedican SP Bruskewitz RC Nakada SY . Flexible and rigid cystoscopy in women. JSLS. 2009 Apr-Jun;13(2):135-8
[PubMed ID: 19660204]
Gee JR Jarrard DF Bruskewitz RC Moon TD Hedican SP Leverson GE Nakada SY Messing EM . Reduced bladder cancer recurrence rate with cardioprotective aspirin after intravesical bacille Calmette-GuĂ©rin. BJU Int. 2009 Mar;103(6):736-9
[PubMed ID: 19007364]
Hinshaw JL Shadid AM Nakada SY Hedican SP Winter TC 3rd Lee FT Jr . Comparison of percutaneous and laparoscopic cryoablation for the treatment of solid renal masses. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 Oct;191(4):1159-68
[PubMed ID: 18806159]
Bandi G Hedican S Moon T Lee FT Nakada SY . Comparison of postoperative pain, convalescence, and patient satisfaction after laparoscopic and percutaneous ablation of small renal masses. J Endourol. 2008 May;22(5):963-7
[PubMed ID: 18643721]
Bandi G Christian MW Hedican SP Moon TD Nakada SY . Oncological outcomes of hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for clinically localized renal cell carcinoma: a single-institution study with >or=3 years of follow-up. BJU Int. 2008 Feb;101(4):459-62
[PubMed ID: 17941924]
Wong GW Palazzi-Churas KL Jarrard DF Paolone DR Graf AK Hedican SP Wegenke JD Ritter MA . Salvage hypofractionated radiotherapy for biochemically recurrent prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2008 Feb 1;70(2):449-55
[PubMed ID: 17869014]
Bandi G Wen CC Wilkinson EA Hedican SP Moon TD Nakada SY . Comparison of blade temperature dynamics after activation of Harmonic Ace scalpel and the Ultracision Harmonic Scalpel LCS-K5. J Endourol. 2008 Feb;22(2):333-6
[PubMed ID: 18294041]
Bandi G Hedican SP Nakada SY . Current practice patterns in the use of ablation technology for the management of small renal masses at academic centers in the United States. Urology. 2008 Jan;71(1):113-7
[PubMed ID: 18242377]
Bandi G Wen CC Hedican SP Moon TD Lee FT Jr Nakada SY . Cryoablation of small renal masses: assessment of the outcome at one institution. BJU Int. 2007 Oct;100(4):798-801
[PubMed ID: 17822460]
Hedican SP Wilkinson ER Lee FT Jr Warner TF Nakada SY . A novel murine model for the study of human renal cryoablation. BJU Int. 2007 Sep 11;
[PubMed ID: 17850388]
Hedican SP Nakada SY . Videotape mentoring and surgical simulation in laparoscopic courses. J Endourol. 2007 Mar;21(3):288-93
[PubMed ID: 17444774]
Bolte SL Chin LT Moon TD D'Alessandro AM Nakada SY Becker YT Hedican SP . Maintaining urine production and early allograft function during laparoscopic donor nephrectomy. Urology. 2006 Oct;68(4):747-50
[PubMed ID: 17070346]
Ankem MK Hedican SP Pareek G Waterman BJ Moon TD Selvaggi SM Nakada SY . Examination of laparoscopic retrieval bag washings for malignant cells after hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy and intact specimen removal. Urology. 2006 Jul;68(1):50-2
[PubMed ID: 16806416]
Pareek G Hedican SP Gee JR Bruskewitz RC Nakada SY . Meta-analysis of the complications of laparoscopic renal surgery: comparison of procedures and techniques. J Urol. 2006 Apr;175(4):1208-13
[PubMed ID: 16515961]