Dr. Chan has been awarded notable and prestigious distinctions throughout his career.
Texas Super Doctors Rising Star, Texas Monthly Magazine, 2019, 2018, 2017
Best Urology in Lake Houston area, Living Magazine, 2018, 2017
1st Place Fellows Essay Reseach Contest – South Central AUA Conference, 2014
1st Place Poster Winner, Society of Urologic Oncology, 2011
CMDA Westra Scholarship, 2006
Internal Medicine Award for Diabetes Research, 2005
Poster Finalist in Medical Student Research Competition, 2005
Microbes and Defense Academic Society, 2004
Vanderbilt Overall Fellowship, 2004
Hubert Trust Scholarship (Baptist Medical and Dental Fellowship), 2006, 2004
Dr. Chan has published over 23 peer reviewed articles and given over 41 conference presentations.
Smithling KR, Adams-Piper EE, Tran AA, Dave BA, Chu CM, Chan RC, Antosh DD, Gutamn RE. Efficacy of Repeat Midurethral Sling for Persistent or Recurrent Stress Urinary incontinence: A Fellows Pelvic Research Network Study. Female Pelvic Med Reconstruct Surg. 2018 Jul.
Chu CM, Agrawal A, Mazloomdoost D, Barenberg B, Dune TJ, Pilkinton ML, Chan RC, Weber Lebrun EE, Arya LA. Patients knowledge of and attitude toward robotic surgery for pelvic organ prolapse. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. Jan 2018
Mazloomdoost D, Kanter G, Chan R, Deveaneau N, Wyman A, et al. Social networking and internet use among pelvic floor patients: a multicenter survey. Am J Ob Gynecol. 2016 Nov.
Khavari R, Gu C, Tran AC, Chan R. Trained and dedicated staff appears to be the main factor in decreasing anxiety and improving overall satisfaction during urodynamic testing: A prospective, randomized trial. Can Urol Assoc J. 2016 May.
Eswara J, Chan R, Vetter J, Lai H, Boone T, Brandes S. Revision techniques after artificial urinary sphincter failure in men: Results from a multi center study. Urology. 2015 Jul.
Chan R, Munoz A, Wenker E, Whipple M, Miles B, Boone T. Solifenacin and tamsulosin combi- nation therapy decreases urine NGF/Cr levels in men. Urology. Epub. 2016 Jan.
Eswara J, Chan R, Vetter J, Lai H, Boone T, Brandes S. Revision techniques after artificial uri- nary sphincter failure in men: results from a multicenter study. Urology, 86(1): 176-80. 2015 Jul.
Chan R, Scovell J, Jeng Z, Rajanahally S, Boone T, Khavari R. The fate of transitional urology patients referred to a tertiary transitional care center. Urology, 84(6): 1544-8. 2014 Dec.
Chan R, Munoz A, Wenker E, Stewart J, Boone T, Khavari R. The association of urinary nerve growth factor levels with bladder outlet obstruction in women. Journal of Pelvic Medicine and Surgery, 21(2):111-5. 2015 Mar.
Chan R, Rajanahally S, Hollander A, Khavari R. Urethral diverticulum after midurethral sling erosion, excision, and subsequent management. Journal of Pelvic Medicine and Surgery, 21(1):e3-5. 2015 Jan.
Chan R, Cuthbertson D, Jeng Z, Hsieh G, Antosh D. Intraoperative ear bleeding with bilateral otorrhagia during laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy. Journal of Pelvic Medicine and Surgery, 21(1):e6-7. 2015 Jan.
Scovell J, Chan R, Smith C. Transurethral use of a nephroscope significantly aids in the surgical management of an intrauterine device eroding into the bladder. Journal of Pelvic Medicine and Surgery, 20(6):e8-11. 2014 Nov.
Scovell J, Chan R, Khavari R. Prolapse of a single system large ureterocele containing stones in a pregnant woman. Urology, 83(3):e3-4. 2014 Mar.
Anurathapan U, Chan R, Hindi H, Mucharla R, Bajgain P, Hayes B, Fisher W, Heslop H, Rooney C, Brenner M Leen A, Vera J. Kinetics of tumor destruction by chimeric antigen receptor modi- fied T cells. Molecular Therapy, 22(3):623-33. 2014 Mar.
Sutton B, Chan R, Sutton M, Boone T. Primary malignant melanoma of the genitourinary tract with upper and lower tract involvement. Case Reports Urology, 2013.
Anurathapan U, Chan R, Hindi H, Mucharla R, Bajgain P, Hayes B, Heslop H, Rooney C, Brenner M Leen A, Vera J. Bispecific T-cell therapy for pancreatic cancer. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, 19(2):S347-S348. 2013, Feb.
Sanchez C, Chan R, Pajgain P, Rambally S, Palapattu G, Mims M, Rooney C, Leen A, Brenner M, Vera J. Combining T-cell immunotherapy and anti-androgen therapy for prostate cancer. Prostate cancer and prostatic disease, 16(2): 123-31. 2013 June.
Badhiwala N, Chan R, Zhou H, Shen S, Coburn M. Sarcomatoid carcinoma of male urethra with bone and lung metastases presenting as urethral stricture. Case reports in urology. 2013 Oct.
Newton M, Phillips S, Chang S, Clark P, Cookson M, Davis R, Howke J, Herrel S, Baumgartner R, Chan R, Mishra V, Blume J, Smith J, Barocas D. Smaller prostate size predicts high grade prostate cancer at final pathology. Journal of Urology, 184(3):930-7. 2010 Sep.
Kordan Y, Barocas D, Altamar H, Clark P, Chang S, Davis R, Herrell S, Baumgartner R, Mishra V, Chan R, Smith J, Cookson M. Comparison of transfusion requirements between open and robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. BJU International, 106(7):1036-40. 2010 Oct.
Torres T, Catlin R, Chan R, Fujimoot Y, Sasaki N, Printz R, Newgard C, Shiota M. Restoration of hepatic glucokinase expression corrects hepatic glucose flux and normalizes plasma glucose in Zucker Diabetic Fatty Rats. Diabetes, 58(1):78-86. 2009 Jan.
Chan R, Barocas D, Chang S, Herrell S, Clark P, Baumgartner R, Smith J, Cookson M. Effect of a large prostate gland on open and robotically assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. BJU international, 101(9):1140-4. 2008 May.
Smith J, Chan R, Chang S, Herrell D, Clark P, Baumgartner R, Cookson M. A comparison of the incidence and location of positive surgical margins in robotic assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy and open retropubic radical prostatectomy. Journal of Urology. 178(6):2385-9. 2007 Dec.
Chan R, Hundemer G, Tatsas A, Cookson M. Urothelial carcinoma of the bladder metastatic to bone marrow presenting as isolated thrombocytopenia. ScientificWorldJournal. 12;7:1000-3. 2007 Jun.
Chan R, Gilbert M, Thompson K, Marsh H, Epstein D, Pendergrast P. Co-expression of anti- NFkappaB RNA aptamers and siRNAs leads to maximal suppression of NFkappaB activity in mammalian cells. Nucleic Acids Research, 3;34(5):e36. 2006 Mar.
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