Dr. Parviz Kavoussi

Dr. Parviz Kavoussi lectures at UTHSCSA infertility symposium

The University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio hosted an infertility symposium to residents and fellows in the departments of urology, obstetrics and gynecology, and reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Dr. Parviz Kavoussi served as a faculty lecturer on the topic of male infertility.  Dr. Kavoussi states, “It was a wonderful experience to […]

Dr. Parviz Kavoussi reviews abstract for SLS minimally invasive surgery week

As an expert in robot assisted microsurgical vasectomy reversal, Dr. Parviz Kavoussi was privileged to review abstracts for the 2020 minimally invasive surgery week at the Society of Lapraroendoscopic Surgeons meeting.  Dr. Kavoussi states, “It is always a pleasure to have such opportunities to review scientific research abstracts in minimally invasive surgery and getting […]

Journal of Urology commentary on robotic vasectomy reversal

Dr. Parviz Kavoussi was one of the three selected specialists in robot assisted vasectomy reversal invited to write about the pros of this technique in an article in the medical journal Fertility & Sterility.  The Journal of Urology recently published a commentary on this article commenting on robot assisted vasectomy reversal.  Dr. Kavoussi, a […]

Long term safety and effectiveness of treating low testosterone in fertility preserving manner

There are 13.1 million men in the United States diagnosed with low testosterone, or hypogonadism, annually. Many men seek treatment but the traditional testosterone replacement options such as topical gels, injections, pellets, and patches suppress sperm production and can have an adverse impact on a man’s fertility. Off-label use of a SERM, an oral […]

Dr. Parviz Kavoussi recognized as a top reviewer by multiple scientific journals

A crucial component of the advancement of medical science in an evidence-based manner to help optimize practice patterns for the best patient care is through the publication of scientific medical journal articles.  As an expert in male fertility, Dr. Parviz Kavoussi is a peer-reviewer of studies submitted for publication to over a dozen of […]

Sperm Quality and Chemotherapy

A study published by the Annals of Oncology concluded that men who have received one course of chemotherapy for early stage testicular cancer are unlikely to see a detrimental effect on their sperm count and quality.

Several previous studies found that men with more advanced testicular cancer who have undergone more than one treatment of chemotherapy or radiotherapy […]

The 2019 Texas Monthly Super Doctor Panel Selects Dr. Parviz Kavoussi

This is the 9th consecutive year that Dr. Parviz Kavoussi has been named as a Texas Monthly Magazine Super Doctor. This small group of physicians are selected based on peer recognition, professional achievement, and disciplinary history. Doctors from multiple specialties with the highest marks from each category are chosen to be on a blue […]

Dr. Parviz Kavoussi receives outstanding journal reviewer award

Dr. Parviz Kavoussi is a reviewer for scientific journals for methodology and content to decide what scientific research articles should or should not be published in medical journals.  He performs this service for a number of medical journals including: Journal of Urology, Journal of Sexual Medicine, U.S. Pharmacist, Journal of Diabetes Research and Clinical […]

Dr. Parviz Kavoussi reviews abstracts for Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeon’s meeting

The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons hold an annual scientific meeting, which takes place in New Orleans this year.  As Dr. Parviz Kavoussi is a leader with an expertise in robot assisted fertility microsurgery, especially robot assisted microsurgical vasectomy reversal, he is honored to be a member of the abstract review committee.  Dr. Kavoussi states, […]

Study published revealing medical treatment for low testosterone does not significantly increase risk of deep vein thrombosis

Approximately 13.1 million men in the United States are diagnosed with low testosterone, or hypogonadism, annually.  A fair percentage of these men are trying to conceive or wish to maintain fertility potential for the future.  The traditional testosterone replacement medications may be appropriate for hypogonadal men who are done building their families, however; men […]