Shaun E. Wason, MD

Assistant Professor, Urology

Shaun Wason
617.638.8451

Biography

Shaun E. L. Wason M.D. FACS is an Assistant Professor of Urology at the Boston University School of Medicine. He specializes in minimally invasive urologic surgery using robotic, laparoscopic, percutaneous and endoscopic techniques to treat a wide variety of urologic disorders.

He performs laparoscopic radical nephrectomy, robotic partial nephrectomy, prostatectomy and reconstruction of the urinary tract for UPJ obstruction and stricture disease. He performs laser enucleation of the prostate for BPH and has extensive experience in PCNL for large renal stones.

Dr. Wason completed his residency training in Urology at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and his fellowship in endourology, laparoscopy and robotic surgery at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS). He was an Assistant Professor of Urology at EVMS prior to joining the faculty at BU/BMC.

His clinical research interests include radiation reduction in the operating room, surgical simulation and the application of 3D printing for surgical training.

Dr. Wason is board-certified by the American Board of Urology and is a Fellow of the Endourological Society and American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the American Urological Association.

Education

  • Howard University, MD

Classes Taught

Publications

  • Published on 11/22/2016

    Formica MK, Wason S, Seigne JD, Stewart TM. Impact of a decision aid on newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients' understanding of the rationale for active surveillance. Patient Educ Couns. 2017 May; 100(5):812-817. PMID: 27923674.

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  • Published on 10/21/2016

    Deal AK, Murthy S, Wason S, Vingan H, Fabrizio M. Percutaneous transhepatic holmium laser lithotripsy of a large common bile duct stone. Radiol Case Rep. 2016 Dec; 11(4):361-364. PMID: 27920862.

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  • Published on 5/15/2015

    Wason SE, Lance RS, Given RW, Malcolm JB. Robotic-Assisted Ureteral Re-implantation: A Case Series. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2015 Jun; 25(6):503-7. PMID: 25978559.

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  • Published on 6/1/2013

    Wan Y, Borsic A, Heaney J, Seigne J, Schned A, Baker M, Wason S, Hartov A, Halter R. Transrectal electrical impedance tomography of the prostate: spatially coregistered pathological findings for prostate cancer detection. Med Phys. 2013 Jun; 40(6):063102. PMID: 23718610.

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  • Published on 12/1/2012

    Wason SE, Seigne JD, Schned AR, Pais VM. Ureteroscopic biopsy of upper tract urothelial carcinoma using a novel ureteroscopic biopsy forceps. Can J Urol. 2012 Dec; 19(6):6560-5. PMID: 23228292.

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  • Published on 2/8/2012

    Berrondo C, Wason S, Pais VM. Urologic synechiae. J Endourol. 2012 May; 26(5):461-2. PMID: 22142267.

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  • Published on 1/1/2010

    Wason SE, Schwaab T. Spontaneous rupture of a renal artery aneurysm presenting as gross hematuria. Rev Urol. 2010; 12(4):e193-6. PMID: 21234263.

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  • Published on 10/7/2009

    Steinberg PL, Wason S, Stern JM, Deters L, Kowal B, Seigne J. YouTube as source of prostate cancer information. Urology. 2010 Mar; 75(3):619-22. PMID: 19815255.

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  • Published on 10/1/2009

    Steinberg PL, Semins MJ, Wason SE, Matlaga BR, Pais VM. Fluoroscopy-guided percutaneous renal access. J Endourol. 2009 Oct; 23(10):1627-31. PMID: 19785549.

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