OWINGS MILLS, Md., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Urology Associates, P.A., one of the nation's largest urology practices, announced today that it has acquired Chiaramonte, Huisman and Zorn Urology (CHZ), LLC, with offices located in Prince George's and Charles Counties. This acquisition includes the practice's two offices located in Clinton and White Plains, MD and the Fairview Urocenter. Doctors Robert M. Chiaramonte, Thomas K. Huisman and Burkhardt H. Zorn will join Chesapeake Urology and continue to care for patients in the existing Southern Maryland office locations.
"Through this acquisition, Chesapeake Urology continues its expansion throughout Maryland, and enables Chesapeake Urology to bring its integrated model of care to both Prince George's and Charles Counties," stated Sanford Siegel, M.D., president and CEO of Chesapeake Urology Associates. "Drs. Chiaramonte, Huisman and Zorn have been providing high quality urology services to patients in these areas for more than 20 years and we are proud to have them continue to do so as part of the Chesapeake Urology team."
Dr. Robert Chiaramonte is the founder of CHZ Urology. He completed his internship in general surgery and his residency in urology at the Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California. His extensive expertise covers all areas of general urologic care with special interest in minimally invasive prostate surgery, endourological stone surgery and female urology. He has been in practice in Southern Maryland for over 20 years and is the Chief of Surgery at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center. Dr. Chiaramonte is Board Certified by the American Board of Urology.
Dr. Thomas Huisman received his undergraduate degree from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland and completed his internship and residency at the Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California where he also later served as the Chairman of the Urology Department. He has extensive training in prostate surgery, endourology and management and treatment of stone disease, as well as the treatment of prostate cancer with minimally invasive surgery, brachytherapy and cryosurgery. He is the Chief of Staff at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center and previously served as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Urology at The Chicago Medical School, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, and University of California at San Diego Medical School. Dr. Huisman is Board Certified by the American Board of Urology.
Dr. Burkhardt Zorn received his undergraduate degree from the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. Dr. Zorn received additional fellowship training in female and neurourology and has special interest in the treatment of BPH and prostate disorders, male and female incontinence and stone disease. Dr. Zorn is the Chief of Urology at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center and previously served as Director of Female Urology and Urodynamics at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and as Assistant Professor of Urology at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Urology.
Contact Information for Drs. Chiaramonte, Huisman and Zorn:
7501 Surratts Road, Suite 308
Clinton, MD 20735
Ph: (301) 868-0202
White Plains Office:
4225 Altamont Place, Suite 101
White Plains, MD 20695
Ph: (301) 645-8838
About Chesapeake Urology
Chesapeake Urology is a fully-integrated urology practice providing a comprehensive array of urologic services to its patients. The Company operates 21 medical offices and 16 AAAHC-certified ambulatory surgery centers in Baltimore, Harford, Howard, Carroll, Montgomery, Prince George's, Charles and Anne Arundel counties and in Baltimore City, and has a staff of 475 including 59 physicians. Chesapeake was recently named one of the top 100 places to work in healthcare nationally by Modern Healthcare magazine. For information about Chesapeake Urology, please visit ChesapeakeUrology.com.
SOURCE Chesapeake Urology Associates