Speciality

Subspeciality

  • Urology
  • Uro-oncology

Areas of Interest

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), Focal therapy for Prostate Cancer, Laparoscopic surgery, Laser surgery for BPH including Greenlight and HOLEP, Robotic urology, Stone disease

About

A/Prof Joseph Ischia is a surgical urooncologist skilled in general urology and specialising in the management of urological cancers. He is also involved in Urological research in prostate, bladder and kidney cancer with a research position at University of Melbourne.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Albert Street

Hospital

Epworth Hawthorn

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Hawthorn Urology

Level 2, Suite 2
50 Burwood Rd
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Consulting Location

Joseph Ischia

Unit 5
210 Burgundy Street
Heidelberg VIC 3084

Consulting Location

Joseph Ischia

Suite 103
320 Victoria Parade
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Education and training

  • University of Melbourne medical student teaching
  • Victorian Urology Nurses guest speaker

Research

  • Benefits of zinc in ischaemia-reperfusion injury during partial nephrectomy

Qualifications

  • MBBS, University of Melbourne, 1998
  • PhD, University of Melbourne, 2012
  • FRACS (Urol), 2013

Professional Associations

  • RACS
  • USANZ
  • AMA
  • COSA
  • Socit Internationale d'Urologie