Physician of the Month September 2012
Lance Walsh, MDBy: Katy Hentz, Dir. Outpatient Surgical Services
Lance Walsh, MD, PhD is outstanding urologist. In the short time he has been at EMC, he has created the Genitourinary Tumor Board. This board reviews and discusses prostate, bladder and kidney cases with other urologists, radiation and medical oncologists and pathologists to pursue a definitive course of treatment for our patients. Dr. Walsh has also created the Multidisciplinary Cancer Clinic at the Luci Curci Cancer Center, a model that academic centers like USC are using to provide the best treatment and services to their patients. He is board certified and a member of the American Urological Association, the AMA, Riverside County Medical Association, and the American College of Surgeons. He is active on the EMC Cancer Committee, Riverside county Medical Review Advisory Committee and the EMC Surgical; Services Utilization Committee. Dr. Walsh has received many academic honors and awards, received research grants, and has published many articles, too many to name. He brings a wealth of knowledge and a desire to provide EMC patients with the very best care. Dr. Walsh is currently introducing the latest treatments for urinary incontinence. He is a wonderful colleague and is moving EMC in the right direction.