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Adam Reese, MD



Adam C. Reese, MD


Assistant Professor, Urology

Telephone:  215-707-9122

Email: adam.reese@tuhs.temple.edu


Department of Urology


Educational Background:


Undergraduate Degree, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 2001


MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, 2005


Internship, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 2006


Residency, Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 2011


Fellowship, Urologic Oncology, Johns Hopkins James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Baltimore, MD, 2013


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clinical Interests:

  • Urologic oncology, treating prostate, bladder, kidney and testicular malignancies

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  • Urology

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research interests:


  • Cancer staging
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • Early detection and management of genitourinary malignancies, and surveillance protocols for low risk prostate cancer and small renal masses.

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

26590041. Reese AC, Carter HB, Reply. Urology 86:5(997)2015 Nov

26335496. Reese AC, Feng Z, Landis P, Trock BJ, Epstein JI, Carter HB, Predictors of Adverse Pathology in Men Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy Following Initial Active Surveillance. Urology 86:5(991-7)2015 Nov

26307160. Sokoll LJ, Zhang Z, Chan DW, Reese AC, Bivalacqua TJ, Partin AW, Walsh PC, Do Ultrasensitive Prostate Specific Antigen Measurements Have a Role in Predicting Long-Term Biochemical Recurrence-Free Survival in Men after Radical Prostatectomy? J Urol :()2015 Aug 22

26003268. Ball MW, Sundi D, Reese AC, Meyer CF, Terezakis SA, Efron JE, Schoenberg MP, Epstein JI, Ahuja N, Bivalacqua TJ, Multimodal Therapy in the Treatment of Prostate Sarcoma: The Johns Hopkins Experience. Clin Genitourin Cancer 13:5(435-40)2015 Oct

25137522. Ball MW, Reese AC, Mettee LZ, Pavlovich CP, Safety of minimally invasive radical prostatectomy in patients with prior abdominopelvic or inguinal surgery. J Endourol 29:2(192-7)2015 Feb

25065989. Reese AC, Bivalacqua TJ, Schoenberg MP, Reply: To PMID 25065987. Urology 84:2(364)2014 Aug

25065987. Reese AC, Ball MW, Gandhi N, Gorin MA, Netto GJ, Bivalacqua TJ, Schoenberg MP, The utility of an extensive postchemotherapy staging evaluation in patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy for bladder cancer. Urology 84:2(358-63)2014 Aug

25022857. Reese AC, Johnson PT, Gorin MA, Pierorazio PM, Allaf ME, Fishman EK, Netto GJ, Pavlovich CP, Pathological characteristics and radiographic correlates of complex renal cysts. Urol Oncol 32:7(1010-6)2014 Oct

24198833. Zaid UB, Bagga HS, Reese AC, Breyer BN, Intratesticular abscess in a solitary testicle: the case for testicle sparing management. Case Rep Med 2013:(184064)2013

23859532. Sundi D, Reese AC, Mettee LZ, Trock BJ, Pavlovich CP, Laparoscopic and robotic radical prostatectomy outcomes in obese and extremely obese men. Urology 82:3(600-5)2013 Sep

23680308. Reese AC, Landis P, Han M, Epstein JI, Carter HB, Expanded criteria to identify men eligible for active surveillance of low risk prostate cancer at Johns Hopkins: a preliminary analysis. J Urol 190:6(2033-8)2013 Dec

23558161. Pavlovich CP, Cornish TC, Mullins JK, Fradin J, Mettee LZ, Connor JT, Reese AC, Askin FB, Luck R, Epstein JI, Burke HB, High-resolution transrectal ultrasound: pilot study of a novel technique for imaging clinically localized prostate cancer. Urol Oncol 32:1(34.e27-32)2014 Jan

23045570. Reese AC, Ball MW, Efron JE, Chang A, Meyer C, Bivalacqua TJ, Favorable response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy and radiation in a patient with prostatic stromal sarcoma. J Clin Oncol 30:33(e353-5)2012 Nov 20

22995570. Reese AC, Pierorazio PM, Han M, Partin AW, Contemporary evaluation of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network prostate cancer risk classification system. Urology 80:5(1075-9)2012 Nov

22674220. Reese AC, Cowan JE, Brajtbord JS, Harris CR, Carroll PR, Cooperberg MR, The quantitative Gleason score improves prostate cancer risk assessment. Cancer 118:24(6046-54)2012 Dec 15

22237466. Reese AC, Whitson JM, Meng MV, Natural history of untreated renal cell carcinoma with venous tumor thrombus. Urol Oncol 31:7(1305-9)2013 Oct

22042252. Wu AK, Reese AC, Cooperberg MR, Sadetsky N, Shinohara K, Utility of PCA3 in patients undergoing repeat biopsy for prostate cancer. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 15:1(100-5)2012 Mar

22014796. Reese AC, Fradet V, Whitson JM, Davis CB, Carroll PR, Poor agreement of prostate specific antigen doubling times calculated using ultrasensitive versus standard prostate specific antigen values: important impact on risk assessment. J Urol 186:6(2228-32)2011 Dec

21795070. Whitson JM, Reese AC, Meng MV, Population based analysis of survival in patients with renal cell carcinoma and venous tumor thrombus. Urol Oncol 31:2(259-63)2013 Feb

21419453. Whitson JM, Harris CR, Reese AC, Meng MV, Lymphadenectomy improves survival of patients with renal cell carcinoma and nodal metastases. J Urol 185:5(1615-20)2011 May

21210472. Reese AC, Sadetsky N, Carroll PR, Cooperberg MR, Inaccuracies in assignment of clinical stage for localized prostate cancer. Cancer 117:2(283-9)2011 Jan 15

21115873. Cooperberg MR, Cowan JE, Hilton JF, Reese AC, Zaid HB, Porten SP, Shinohara K, Meng MV, Greene KL, Carroll PR, Outcomes of active surveillance for men with intermediate-risk prostate cancer. J Clin Oncol 29:2(228-34)2011 Jan 10

24023525. Reese AC, Hardin J, Cheng I, Casey G, Witte JS, Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Variation in Inflammatory Genes, and Aggressive Prostate Cancer. Pharmaceuticals (Basel) 3:10(3127-3142)2010 Oct 8

20880195. Whitson JM, Reese AC, Meng MV, Factors associated with surgery in patients with renal cell carcinoma and venous tumor thrombus. BJU Int 107:5(729-34)2011 Mar

20478578. Reese AC, Cooperberg MR, Carroll PR, Minimal impact of clinical stage on prostate cancer prognosis among contemporary patients with clinically localized disease. J Urol 184:1(114-9)2010 Jul

19854475. Reese AC, Stoller ML, Emphysematous cystitis. Urology 75:6(1315-6)2010 Jun

19776642. Reese AC, Fradet V, Witte JS, Omega-3 fatty acids, genetic variants in COX-2 and prostate cancer. J Nutrigenet Nutrigenomics 2:3(149-58)2009

19443636. Weng PL, Sanna-Cherchi S, Hensle T, Shapiro E, Werzberger A, Caridi G, Izzi C, Konka A, Reese AC, Cheng R, Werzberger S, Schlussel RN, Burk RD, Lee JH, Ravazzolo R, Scolari F, Ghiggeri GM, Glassberg K, Gharavi AG, A recessive gene for primary vesicoureteral reflux maps to chromosome 12p11-q13. J Am Soc Nephrol 20:7(1633-40)2009 Jul

15774237. Shah JB, Reese AC, McKiernan JM, Benson MC, PSA updated: still relevant in the new millennium? Eur Urol 47:4(427-32)2005 Apr

8738903. Willet KE, Gurrin L, Burton P, Lanteri CJ, Reese AC, Vij J, Matsumoto I, Jobe AH, Ikegami M, Polk D, Newnham J, Kohan R, Kelly R, Sly PD, Differing patterns of mechanical response to direct fetal hormone treatment. Respir Physiol 103:3(271-80)1996 Mar

8575559. Reichard SM, Allison JD, Figueroa RE, Dickinson MM, Reese AC, Leukocyte trafficking in response to magnetic resonance imaging. Experientia 52:1(51-4)1996 Jan 16

8183958. Reese AC, Dimensions of academic freedom in research. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 206:1(1-4; discussion 5)1994 May

1626817. Reese AC, James IR, Landau LI, LesouŽf PN, Relationship between urinary cotinine level and diagnosis in children admitted to hospital. Am Rev Respir Dis 146:1(66-70)1992 Jul

2911019. Rybski JA, Lause DB, Reese AC, Effect of fibronectin on antigen-induced lymphoproliferation and antibody synthesis in rats. J Leukoc Biol 45:1(35-45)1989 Jan

3047745. Cheng CY, Leggett CG, Reese AC, Role of prostaglandins in controlling plasma fibronectin levels. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 188:4(444-50)1988 Sep

3341803. Martin DE, Reece MC, Maher JE, Reese AC, Tissue debris at the injury site is coated by plasma fibronectin and subsequently removed by tissue macrophages. Arch Dermatol 124:2(226-9)1988 Feb

3341802. Cheng CY, Martin DE, Leggett CG, Reece MC, Reese AC, Fibronectin enhances healing of excised wounds in rats. Arch Dermatol 124:2(221-5)1988 Feb

6498560. Martin DE, Reece M, Reese AC, Effect of plasma fibronectin, macrophages, and glycosaminoglycans on tumor cell growth. Cancer Invest 2:5(339-45)1984

6239124. Raynor RH, Reese AC, Effect of fibronectin on macrophage-induced tumor cell cytostasis. Oncology 41:6(420-6)1984

6624010. Doran JE, Callaway BD, Reese AC, Wynn JJ, Mansberger AR, A competitive inhibition assay for gelatin binding fibronectin. Vox Sang 45:3(243-51)1983

7136938. Reese AC, Doran JE, Callaway BD, Mansberger AR, Sequestration of fibronectin at the site of an injury. Adv Shock Res 8:(119-27)1982

7304823. Robbins AB, Doran JE, Reese AC, Mansberger AR Jr, Clinical response to cold insoluble globulin replacement in a patient with sepsis and thermal injury. Am J Surg 142:5(636-8)1981 Nov

7021819. Raynor RH, Doran JE, Reese AC, A polymorphonuclear leukocyte monolayer system for studies of phagocytosis. J Reticuloendothel Soc 29:6(441-9)1981 Jun

7218236. Doran JE, Mansberger AR, Edmondson HT, Reese AC, Cold insoluble globulin and heparin interactions in phagocytosis by macrophage monolayers: mechanism of heparin enhancement. J Reticuloendothel Soc 29:4(285-94)1981 Apr

7218235. Doran JE, Mansberger AR, Edmondson HT, Reese AC, Cold insoluble globulin and heparin interactions in phagocytosis by macrophage monolayers: lack of heparin requirement. J Reticuloendothel Soc 29:4(275-83)1981 Apr

6972349. Waldrep JC, Reese AC, Polyclonal immunoglobulin synthesis induced by a macrophage factor acting via T cells. Immunology 42:4(619-28)1981 Apr

7266971. Young DC, Doran JE, Mansberger AR, Reese AC, Effect of cold insoluble globulin on carcinoma cell growth in vitro. Oncology 38:5(295-300)1981

7447165. Robbins AB, Doran JE, Reese AC, Mansberger AR Jr, Cold insoluble globulin levels in operative trauma: serum depletion, wound sequestration, and biological activity: an experimental and clinical study. Am Surg 46:12(663-72)1980 Dec

7425834. Robbins AB, Doran JE, Reese AC, Mansberger AR Jr, Effect of cholecystectomy on cold insoluble globulin. Arch Surg 115:10(1207-9)1980 Oct

7373612. Doran JE, Mansberger AR, Reese AC, Cold insoluble globulin-enhanced phagocytosis of gelatinized targets by macrophage monolayers: a model system. J Reticuloendothel Soc 27:5(471-83)1980 May

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