Faculty Profile

Cara Cimmino MD,

Assistant Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine

Email: cara.beth.cimmino@emory.edu

Certification

American Board of Urology

Bio-Summary

Dr. Cimmino received her medical degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, completed her general surgery internship and urology residency at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA, and engaged in fellowship training in andrology, male infertility, and sexual medicine at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.

Prior to joining Emory Urology, Dr. Cimmino was the director of male andrology and male infertility at Piedmont Hospital.

Dr. Cimmino's clinical interests include general and office urology, with emphasis on men's health including male infertility, sexual health, oncofertility, erectile dysfunction, Peyronie's disease, and hypogonadism.

Affiliations

  • Emory University Hospital

  • Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

  • The Emory Clinic

Education

  • Medical School, University of Michigan, Class of 2006

  • Surgery Internship, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA, 2007-2008

  • Urology Residency, Lahey Clinic, 2008-2012

  • Fellowship in Male Infertility, Sexual Medicine & Andrology, University of Virginia, 2012-2013

Honors and Awards

  • Gold Provider Award, Emory Healthcare, 2016

  • Award for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching, Department of Urology, Lahey Clinic, 2009-2011
  • Award for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching, Department of Surgery, Lahey Clinic, 2006, 2007

Organizational Memberships

  • American Society of Reproductive Medicine

  • Sexual Medicine Society

  • American Urological Association

Clinical Interests

  • Abnormal PSA

  • Artificial urinary sphincter

  • Azoospermia

  • Balantis

  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)

  • Bladder cancer/tumors

  • Circumcision

  • Dysuria

  • Endocrine disorder

  • Erectile dysfunction

  • Hematospermia

  • Hematuria

  • Hydrocele

  • Hypogonadism

  • Hypospdias

  • Infertility

  • Kidney cyst

  • Kidney stones

  • Low testosterone

  • Neurogenic bladder

  • Oligospermia

  • Overactive bladder

  • Penile prosthesis

  • Peyronie's disease

  • Phimosis

  • Priapism

  • Prostate cancer

  • Prostatitis

  • Recurrent urinary tract infections

  • Stone surgery

  • Suprapubic catheter

  • Testicular mass

  • Testicular pain

  • Urethral sling

  • Urethral strictures

  • Urinary incontinence

  • Urinary retention

  • Varicocele

  • Vasectomy

  • Vasectomy reversal

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