Team Prostatection

Michael J. Zachareas, MD

Michael-JNew England Urology is a board-certified urologist with clinical interests in male and female urology, including infertility, prostate and stone disease, and oncology. He specializes in minimally invasive treatment and is affiliated with Northeast Health System. He is currently accepting new patients.

Dr. Zachareas is a native of New York who attended Boston University in 1988. He returned to New England in 2003 and founded New England Urology in 2006.

Undergraduate School
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan (1991)
Medical School
Detroit, Michigan Wayne State University School of Medicine (1997)
Internship Residency
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan (2003)
Board Certification
American Board of Urology (2003)

Hospital Affiliations
Beverly Hospital
Beverly Hospital at Danvers
Addison Gilbert Hospital

Professional Organizations
American Medical Association
Massachusetts Medical Society
American Urological Association
American Association of Clinical Urologists

Community Affiliations
Rotary Club of Manchester/Essex
Proud supporter of the Beverly Police and Fire Departments
Proud sponsor of the Jimmy Fund

Steven Krendel MD, FACEP

Steven-Krendel-MDDr. Krendel is a board certified Emergency Medicine specialist. He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry with minors in Chemistry and Zoology June 1989. In medical school Dr. Krendel has received the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Grant Award x 2.

He has been practicing medicine since 1997. During this time he has served as Associated Chief of Emergency Medicine and is currently the Affiliate Hospital Emergency Medical Services Medical Director. He has served on multiple committees over the years in his hospital system and is very interested in promoting health and wellbeing for the community at large. Dr. Krendel has been published and has been seen on the television show Healthy Issues discussing medical topics such as chest pain and headache.

Dr. Krendel has also been First Assistant in the operating room. He has participated in multiple surgeries including prostate and kidney operations. Seeing the effects of medical conditions first hand has spurred Dr. Krendel to want to find alternative ways to relieve suffering and help people to live a healthy and happy life. This has led to the formation of Healthy Living and the products offered by this company.

Professional Organizations
American College of Emergency Physicians
American Academy of Emergency Physicians
Graduate Medical Education:
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
Doctor of Medicine, June 1994.

Fernando J. Bianco, M.D

Fernando-JDoctor of Medicine
1989 – 1995
Central University of Venezuela
Caracas, Venezuela

Board Certification
Diplomat, American Board of Urology

Fernando J. Bianco, M.D., is the Assistant Professor of Urology at Columbia University. Dr. Bianco is a comprehensive urologic-oncologist-robotic surgeon who specializes in surgery for men and women with cancers of the genitourinary system. Dr. Bianco describes his mission as “empowering patients to understand their illness and likely impact in their quantity and quality of life”. He received his medical degree from The Central University of Venezuela. He completed residency training in the Department of Urology at Wayne State University in 2003. Dr. Bianco then completed a three-year urological oncology fellowship under the mentorship of Prof. Peter Scardino at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Bianco has published extensively on outcomes and translational research. During his tenure at Sloan-Kettering he was a Scholar for the American Urological Association Foundation(2003-05); and the Koch and Albittron Foundations Scholar for prostate cancer research (2005-2006) where he lead research evaluating the impact of surgeon execution and desired outcomes. Prior to joining Columbia University, Dr. Bianco was the head of Urology Oncology at the Department of Urology of The George Washington University, Washington DC (2006-2008)

Dr. Bianco contributions to the field have been highlighted by the urological community. During the annual meeting of the American Urological Association, he was awarded by the American Urological Association and the Society of Urological Oncology for best clinical paper (2007) and runner-up best study (2006). For his research, Dr. Bianco was given the merit award by the American Society of Clinical Oncology in 2004, 2005 and 2006. He serves on the review panel and editorial board of numerous publications, including the Journal of Urology, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Urology, Cancer, Lancet Oncology and European Urology – where he member of the editorial board-at large during 2008. To date, Dr. Bianco has published over 70 scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals, and has written over 20 chapters and reviews. Dr. Bianco is pushing the boundaries of robotic surgery with sound oncological principles. He currently performs robotic surgery for prostate, bladder and kidney entities: benign or malignant.

Specialties
Robotic Laparoscopic Bladder, Kidney & Prostate Cancer Surgery; Robotic Laparoscopic Reconstructive Surgery.

Professional Associations
American Urology Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology; Society or Urologic Oncology; Society of Robotic Surgery; Sexual Medicine Society.