David Tzou, MD

Urologist

Clinics

Urology Practice
400 Parnassus Ave., Sixth Floor, Suite A610
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2200
Fax: (415) 353-2641

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Board Certification

Urology, American Board of Urology

More about David Tzou

Education

University of Arizona School of Medicine 2008

Residencies

University of Arizona Health Science Center 2013

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Tzou DT, Caldwell C, Simko JP, Chi T, Stoller ML. Management of Inverted Papilloma during Holmium Laser Enucleation of Prostate (HoLEP). Urology. 2018 Mar 12.
  2. Taguchi K, Usawachintachit M, Tzou DT, Sherer BA, Metzler I, Isaacson D, Stoller ML, Chi T. Micro-Costing Analysis Demonstrates Comparable Costs for LithoVue Compared to Reusable Flexible Fiberoptic Ureteroscopes. J Endourol. 2018 Jan 12.
  3. Usawachintachit M, Sherer B, Hudnall M, Tzou DT, Taguchi K, Hsi RS, Stoller M, Chi T. Clinical Outcomes for Cystinuria Patients with Unilateral Versus Bilateral Cystine Stone Disease. J Endourol. 2018 Feb; 32(2):148-153.
  4. Taguchi K, Harper JD, Stoller ML, Duty BD, Sorensen MD, Sur RL, Usawachintachit M, Tzou DT, Wenzler DL, Isaacson D, Xu A, Chu C, Zaid UB, Taylor ER, Ramaswamy K, Chi T. Identifying factors associated with need for flexible ureteroscope repair: a Western Endourology STone (WEST) research consortium prospective cohort study. Urolithiasis. 2017 Dec 09.
  5. Isaacson D, Ahmad T, Metzler I, Tzou DT, Taguchi K, Usawachintachit M, Zetumer S, Sherer B, Stoller M, Chi T. Defining the Costs of Reusable Flexible Ureteroscope Reprocessing Using Time-Driven Activity-Based Costing. J Endourol. 2017 Oct; 31(10):1026-1031.
  6. Usawachintachit M, Isaacson DS, Taguchi K, Tzou DT, Hsi RS, Sherer BA, Stoller ML, Chi T. A Prospective Case-Control Study Comparing LithoVue, a Single-Use, Flexible Disposable Ureteroscope, with Flexible, Reusable Fiber-Optic Ureteroscopes. J Endourol. 2017 May; 31(5):468-475.
  7. Hudnall M, Usawachintachit M, Metzler I, Tzou DT, Harrison B, Lobo E, Chi T. Ultrasound Guidance Reduces Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy Cost Compared to Fluoroscopy. Urology. 2017 May; 103:52-58.
  8. Tzou DT, Weinstein S, Usawachintachit M, Mongan J, Greene KL, Chi T. Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound Detects Recurrent Renal Cell Carcinoma in the Setting of Chronic Renal Insufficiency. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2017 Aug; 15(4):e735-e737.
  9. Usawachintachit M, Tzou DT, Mongan J, Taguchi K, Weinstein S, Chi T. Feasibility of Retrograde Ureteral Contrast Injection to Guide Ultrasonographic Percutaneous Renal Access in the Nondilated Collecting System. J Endourol. 2017 02; 31(2):129-134.
  10. Usawachintachit M, Tzou DT, Mongan J, Weinstein S, Chi T. Antegrade ultrasound contrast injection facilitates accurate nephrostomy tube positioning during percutaneous nephrolithotomy. Int J Urol. 2017 Mar; 24(3):239-240.
  11. Tzou DT, Taguchi K, Chi T, Stoller ML. Animal models of urinary stone disease. Int J Surg. 2016 Dec; 36(Pt D):596-606.
  12. Tzou DT, Usawachintachit M, Taguchi K, Chi T. Ultrasound Use in Urinary Stones: Adapting Old Technology for a Modern-Day Disease. J Endourol. 2017 Apr; 31(S1):S89-S94.
  13. Chang HC, Tzou DT, Usawachintachit M, Duty BD, Hsi RS, Harper JD, Sorensen MD, Stoller ML, Sur RL, Chi T. Rationale and Design of the Registry for Stones of the Kidney and Ureter (ReSKU): A Prospective Observational Registry to Study the Natural History of Urolithiasis Patients. J Endourol. 2016 12; 30(12):1332-1338.
  14. Usawachintachit M, Tzou DT, Hu W, Li J, Chi T. X-ray-free Ultrasound-guided Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: How to Select the Right Patient? Urology. 2017 Feb; 100:38-44.

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