E. Douglas Whitehead, M.D., F.A.C.S.
am Associate Clinical Professor of Urology at the Albert Einstein
College of Medicine, Attending Urologist at Beth Israel Medical Center,
and Beth Israel Hospital (Singer Division) and Associate Attending
at New York University Downtown Hospital in New York City. I am a
Diplomat of and am Board Certified by The American Board of Urology
and the American Board of Sexology, a member of the American Urological
Association, the American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors
and Therapists and the Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons.
I am a Diplomat of the Societe Internationale d'Urologie, a Fellow
of the American College of Surgeons, and Past President of the American
Academy of Phalloplasty Surgeons.
I am the founder and director of New York Phalloplasty
and the Association for Male Sexual Dysfunction in New York
City. I am editor of the textbooks titled: ATLAS
OF SURGICAL TECHNIQUES IN UROLOGY, CURRENT
OPERATIVE UROLOGY (Edition 1 and Edition 2) and ANNUAL
EDITIONS, and MANAGEMENT OF IMPOTENCE
AND INFERTILITY. I was editor of the newsletter Sex Over Forty.
I have authored and published over 100 articles and book chapters
in the field of urology and have lectured and have demonstrated
surgery to urologists and plastic surgeons in America and overseas.
In 1999 I wrote a book titled VIAGRA -
THE WONDER DRUG FOR PEAK PERFORMANCE, published by Dell Publishing
in New York City. I am listed in the INTERNATIONAL WHO'S WHO IN
SEXOLOGY and WHO'S WHO IN AMERICA (56th Edition). I hold two United
States patents on unitary inflatable penile prostheses.
I have taught urology residents how to perform penile lengthening
and widening surgery at Beth Israel Hospital and have demonstrated
the surgery to surgical residents from New York University Medical
Center, medical students and other surgeons from the U.S. and overseas.
In addition, I have made presentations on penile enlargement surgery
to the American Academy of Phalloplasty Surgeons' Annual Meeting
in 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001, and in 1994 was honored
to give an Invited Commentary to the American Urological Association
Annual Meeting on penile enlargement surgery. In 1998 I presented
my experience with penile enlargement surgery at the Annual Meeting
of the New York Section of the American Urological Association,
and gave Grand Rounds to the Department of Plastic Surgery at St.
Luke's - Roosevelt Hospital, and in 1999 gave Grand Rounds on this
subject to the Department of Urology at Beth Israel Medical Center
and the Department of Surgery at New York University Downtown Hospital
and presented my experience at the Second Congress of the European
Society for Male Genital Surgery in Milan, Italy. In 2000 I addressed
The Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons at the 2000
Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association in Atlanta,
Georgia on Penile Enhancement Surgery. In 2001 I addressed the Pan-Arab
Congress of Genital Disorders and Sexual Dysfunction in Cairo, Egypt
and chaired the session "Rationale of Sexual Surgery"; and performed
live surgery at The International Live Surgery Update Course at
the Fourth National Congress of The Italian Society for Male Genital
Surgery, Rome, Italy, demonstrating my technique of penile widening
with Allograft Dermal
Matrix Graft (Alloderm ®). In 2003 I was honored to be
Guest Lecturer on the subject of Penile Enlargement Surgery at the
Postgraduate Course (HM 202) in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, titled
"Urologic Management of Sexual Dysfunction" sponsored by the American
Urological Association Office of Education and Research, was a member
of the International Scientific Committee, chaired the session titled:
Penile Enhancement-Aesthetic Surgery and presented 3 lectures on:
penile enlargment surgery including glanular enhancement and reconstructive
penile surgery using Allograft Dermal
Matrix Graft (Alloderm ®) at the Second
International Congress on Surgical Andrology and Sexual Surgery,
Myconos, Greece, and introduced the technique of Albugineal/Cavernosal
Penile Widening with Allograft Dermal
Matrix Graft (Alloderm ®) for primary penile
widening in the erect state and combined Albugineal/Cavernosal and
Pericavernosal penile widening with
Matrix Graft (Alloderm ®) for penile widening in the erect and
flaccid states at the 2003 Annual Meeting of the American Academy
of Phalloplasty Surgeons in Rancho Mirage, California.
2003 I was invited to present two papers titled: Glanular Enhancement
with Allograft Dermal
Matrix Graft (Alloderm ®) and Combined Albugineal/Cavernosal
and Pericavernosal Penile Girth Enhancement with Allograft Dermal
Matrix Graft (Alloderm ®) at the 16th World Congress of Sexology in Havana, Cuba,
to present a lecture titled: Penile Enlargement at the Genitourinary
Reconstructive Session of the Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive
Surgeons at the 2003 Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association
in Chicago, IL., and to present
a lecture titled: Aesthetic and Reconstructive Phalloplasty with
Matrix Graft (Alloderm ®) at the 2nd Forum Mediterraneen d'Andrologie
in Collioure, France.
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I graduated from Vanderbilt University and obtained my M.D. degree
from the Indiana University School of Medicine. I interned at Mount
Sinai Hospital in New York City and received my surgical training
at the Rush - Presbyterian / St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago.
I was a captain in the U.S. Air Force and a surgeon in Vietnam.
I performed my urology residency at the New York University Medical
Center in New York City. The Institute of Urology at the University
of London, in association with St. Peter's and St. Paul's Hospitals,
awarded me a certificate of Post-Graduate Urological Instruction.