The team at NCHIFU provides unparalleled customer service, attention to detail, and continuity of care; from your first phone call to arrange a consultation, to post-operative care following your procedure, and every step in between.
Meet Dr. Frank Tortora, a graduate of Yale University and Emory University School of Medicine with Cum Laude honors. Dr. Tortora started his career with an internship and residency at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill where he now assists the UNC School of Medicine as a Clinical Associate Professor in the departments of Surgery and Family Practice. Dr. Tortora is a certified Diplomate of Urology having traveled with patients to the Bahamas and Mexico to perform HIFU before it was approved in the United States.
This kind of dedication to care is something that every patient that walks through the door of NC HIFU will experience. Dr. Tortora’s patients have hailed him as “excellent at what he does!!!” (online review) and he’s considered an expert in his field, and ranked as an “experienced user” by SonaCare Medical, the device manufacturer of the Sonablate® system. He’s been constantly sought after nationally by developers of new urological techniques and treatments, as well as taking part in various panel discussions on urological matters. Having helped bring HIFU to North Carolina, Dr. Tortora is an expert in robotic surgery and surgeries aiding in the treatment of male sexual dysfunction.
Dr. Tortora is one of 16 board-certified urologists with Associated Urologists of North Carolina, and is the only urologist in the Triangle, to the coast, north to Richmond and south to Myrtle Beach, who is certified to perform HIFU with NCHIFU. Dr. Tortora is ready and willing to provide you or a loved one with that personal care combined with the revolutionary treatment of HIFU.