Joan Delto, MD
Joan Delto, MD

Joan Delto, MD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Urology

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Joan C. Delto, Ashok K. Hemal, Akshay Bhandari. Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery, 2nd Ed. Robotic Repair of Fistula. Springer, 2018
  • Joan C. Delto, Fernando J. Bianco Jr. The 5-Minute Urology Consult, 3rd Ed. Acute Renal Failure. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health, 2015

Publications

  • Kristian Stensland, Joan Delto, Jared Schober, Navneet Ramesh, Brendan Waldoch, Peter Chang, Andrew Wagner. The Effect of Day of Discharge on Hospital Readmissions After Partial Nephrectomy, Journal of Urology, 199 (4S), 2018
  • Joan C. Delto, David Paulucci, Michael W. Helbig, Ketan K. Badani, Daniel Eun, Ronny Abaza, James Porter, Ashok K. Hemal, Akshay Bhandari. Robotic Partial Neephrectomy for Large Renal Masses: A Multi-Institutional Series. BJU Int, 121(6), 908-915, 2018
  • Alejandro Abello, Joan C. Delto, Andrew A. Wagner, Anurag K. Das. An Unusual Presentation of Metastatic Urothelial Bladder Carcinoma with Rhabdoid Features Presenting as Obstructive Uropathy, Urology, 115, 33-35, 2018
  • Alireza Alam, Ruben Blachman-Braun, Joan C. Delto, Paulo Moscardi, Miguel Castellan, Michael A. Tidwell, Andrew Labbie, Rafael Gosalbez. Bladder Exstrophy Closure in the Newborn Period with External Pelvic Fixation Performed Without Osteotomy: A Preliminary Report, Journal of Pediatric Urology, 14(1), 32.e1-32.e7, 2018
  • Christopher R. Reynolds, Joan C. Delto, David J. Paulucci, Corey Weinstein, Ketan Badani, Daniel Eun, Ronney Abaza, James Porter, Akshay Bhandari, Ashok K. Hemal. Comparison of Perioperative and Functional Outcomes of Robotic Partial Nephrectomy for cT1a vs cT1b renal masses. BJU Int, 120(6), 842-47, 2017
  • Joan C. Delto, Siba El Hussein, Brett Fukuma, Alejandro Abello, John Alexis, Luciano Mastrogiovanni, Akshay Bhandari. Multifocal Synchronous Chromophobe, Papillary, and Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma in a Single Kidney, Journal of Uological Surgery, 1, 2017
  • Joan C. Delto, Alan M. Nieder, Akshay Bhandari. Salvage Robotic Partial Nephrectomy After Cryoablation, Journal of Urology, 197(4S), 2017
  • Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, George F. Wayne, Bu J. Kim, Alexander G.S. Anderson, Joan C. Delto, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Gustavo A. Diaz-Mercado, Billy H. Cordon, Jorge R. Caso, Alan S. Polackwich. High-Dose Intracavernosal Phenylephrine for Priapism: Is it Safe?, Journal of Urology, 197(4S), 2017
  • Alireza Alam, Joan C. Delto, Ruben Blachman-Braun, George Wayne,Angela G. Mittal, Miguel Castellan, Kristin Kozakowski, Andrew Labbie, Rafael Gosalbez. Staged Fowler-Stephens and Single-Staged Laparoscopic Orchiopexy for Intra-abdominal Testes: Is There a Difference? A single Institution Experience, Urology, 101, 104-110, 2017
  • Kyle A. Blum, David J. Paulucci, Ronney Abaza, David D. Eun, Akshay Bhandari A, Joan C. Delto, Louis S. Krane, Ashok K. Hemal, Ketan K. Badani. Main Renal Artery Clamping With or Without Renal Vein Clamping During Robotic Partial Nephrectomy for Clinical T1 Renal Masses: Perioperative and Long-term Functional Outcomes, Urology, 97, 118-123, 2016
  • Joan C. Delto, George Wayne, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Rafael Yanes, Akshay Bhandari, Alan M. Nieder. The Single Wire Ureteral Access Sheath – Both Safe and Economical. Advances In Urology, 2016
  • Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Elizabeth T. Nagoda, Rafael E. Yanes, Joan C. Delto, Akshay Bhandari, Jorge R. Caso, Alan M. Nieder. Alexis Wound Protector/Retractor Reduces Wound Infection During Radical Cystectomy and Urinary Diversion, Journal of Urology, 195(4S), 2016
  • Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Elizabeth T. Nagoda, Rafael E. Yanes, Joan C. Delto, Akshay Bhandari, Jorge R. Caso, Alan M. Nieder. Alexis Wound Protector/Retractor Reduces Wound Infection During Radical Cytectomy and Urinary Diversion, Journal of Urology, 195(4S), 2016
  • Rafael Yanes, Michael Glamore, Joan C. Delto, Akshay Bhandari, Alan M. Nieder. Urology Patients and the Internet: Socioeconomic Status and Language Skills Significantly Impact Usage. Urology Practice, 2(6), 317-20, 2016
  • Joan C. Delto, Angela G. Mittal, Miguel Castellan. Testicular Mass in Late Adolescence: Not Always Malignant, Urology, 94, 7-9, 2016
  • Joan C. Delto, Sofia Garces, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Taban Ghaffaripour, Yumna Omarzai, Alan M. Nieder. Giant Fungating Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Scrotum, Urology, 91, e1-2, 2016
  • Harold M. Reed, Rafael E. Yanes, Joan C. Delto, Yumna Omarzai, Kailee Imperatore. Non-grafted Vaginal Depth Augmentation for Transgender Atresia, Our Experience and Survey of Related Procedures. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, None, 39(5), 733-44, 2015
  • Joan C. Delto, Diana Morlotte, Monica A. Recine, Akshay Bhandari. A Case of Colon Cancer Metastasis to the Penis, Urology, 86(1), 16-8, 2015
  • Joan C. Delto, George Wayne, Rafael Yanes, Alan M. Nieder, Akshay Bhandari. Reducing Robotic Prostatectomy Costs by Minimizing Instrumentation. Journal of Endourology, None, 29(5), 556-60, 2015
  • Joan C. Delto, George F. Wayne, Sofia Garces, Alan Nieder. An Adult Case of Paratesticular Rhabdomyosarcoma. Urology Case Reports, None, (2) 4, 126, 2014
  • Joan C. Delto, Ravi Kacker, Glenn Bubley, William C. DeWolf. Intravesical Mitomycin Therapy for Stage T1 and Tis High Grade Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder. Clinical Genitourinary Cancer, 12(1), 2014
  • Joan C. Delto, Takashi Kobayashi, Mitchell Benson, James McKiernan, and Cory Abate-Shen. Preclinical Analyses of Intravesical Chemotherapy for Prevention of Bladder Cancer Progression, Oncotarget, 4(2), 2013
  • Takashi Kobayashi, Joan Delto, Mireia Castillo-Martin, Anna Puzio- Kuter, Carlos Cordon-Cardo, Cory Abate-Shen. Novel p53-Independent Functions of Arf in the Context of Combined Functional Loss of p53 and pten in a Mouse Model of Invasive Bladder Cancer, Journal of Urology, 185(149), 2011
  • Reina Ahern, Joan Delto, Leigh Anne Frattarelli, Bliss Kaneshiro. Knowledge and Awareness of Emergency Contraception in Adolescents, Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, 23(5) , 273-78, 2010
  • Brian Chiong, Raymond Wong, Peter Lee, Joan Delto, Ronald Scotland, Roy Lau, Jeffrey Weber. Characterization of Long-Term Effector-Memory T-Cell Responses in Patients with Resected High-Risk Melanoma Receiving a Melanoma Peptide Vaccine. Journal of Immunotherapy, Journal of Immunotherapy, Sep-Oct; - 27(5), 368-79., 2004

Presentations

  • Kristian Stensland, Joan C. Delto, Peter Chang, Sara Hyde, Aaron Berkenwald, Kyle McAnally, Catrina Crociani, Brian Holliday, Analisa Baraka, Jodi Mechaber, Mark Maganiello, David Canes, Alirezah Moinzadeh, Andrew A. Wagner. Predicting Low Opiate Pill Use after Robotic Surgery: Towards Targeted Prescribing AUA Annual Meeting 2019. Chicago, IL, 2019
  • Kristian Stensland, Mark Broadwin, Lawrence Zhang, Joan Delto, Peter Chang, Andrew Wagner. Does the Number of Lymph Nodes Resected During Radical Cystectomy for Squamous Cell Carcinoma Really Matter? New England American Urologic Association. Hartford, CT, 2018
  • Tenny R. Zhang, Joan C. Delto, Chintan Patel, Andrew A. Wagner. Robotic Right Radical Nephrectomy with IVC Thrombectomy. New England American Urologic Association. Hartford, CT, 2018
  • Joan C. Delto, Kristian D. Stensland, Aaron Berkenwald, Lauren Dewey, Kyle McAnally, Jodi Mechaber, Analesa Baraka, Brian Holliday, Alireza Moinzadeh, David Canes, Sara Hyde, Peter Chang, Andrew A. Wagner. Narcotic Use after Robotic Urologic Surgery - Are We Overprescribing? New England American Urologic Association. Hartford, CT, 2018
  • Kristian Stensland, Joan Delto, Jared Schober, Navneet Ramesh, Brendan Waldoch, Peter Chang, Andrew Wagner. The Effect of Day of Discharge on Hospital Readmissions After Partial Nephrectomy. American Urologic Association. San Francisco, CA, 2018
  • Kyle Blum, David Paulucci, Ronney Abaza, Akshay Bhandari, Joan C. Delto, Ketan Badani. Cystic versus Solid Masses: Is There a Difference in Perioperative Outcome During Robotic Partial Nephrectomy? World Congress of Endourology. Vancouver, Canada, 2017
  • Christopher Reynolds, Joan C. Delto, David Paulucci, Ketan Badani, Daniel Eun, Ronney Abaza, James Porter, Akshay Bhandari, Ashok Hemal. Comparison of Perioperative and Functional Outcomes of Robotic Partial Nephrectomy for cT1a versus cT1b Renal Masses. World Congress of Endourology. Vancouver, Canada, 2017
  • Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, George F. Wayne, Bu J. Kim, Alexander G.S. Anderson, Joan C. Delto, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Gustavo A. Diaz-Mercado, Billy H. Cordon, Jorge R. Caso, Alan S. Polackwich. High-Dose Intracavernosal Phenylephrine for Priapism: Is It Safe? American Urologic Association. Boston, MA, 2017
  • Joan C. Delto, Alan M. Nieder, Akshay Bhandari. Video Presentation: Salvage Robotic Partial Nephrectomy after Cryoablation. American Urologic Association. Boston, MA, 2017
  • Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, George Wayne, Bu J. Kim, Alexander G.S. Anderson, Joan C. Delto, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Gustavo Diaz, Billy H. Cordon, Jorge R. Caso, Alan S. Polackwich. High-Dose Intracavernosal Phenylephrine for Priapism: Is It Safe? Southeast Section American Urologic Association. Austin, TX, 2017
  • Joan C. Delto, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Nikita Bodoukhin, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Gustavo Diaz, Alan M. Nieder. Molecular Grading with FGFR3 and Ki67: A Reliable Tool in Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer? Southeast Section American Urologic Association. Austin, TX, 2017
  • Joan C. Delto, Juan Lopez, Rafael Yanes, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Gustavo Diaz, Alan M. Nieder, Akshay Bhandari. Single Digit Warm Ischemia Time - Is There a Benefit? Southeast Section American Urologic Association. Austin, TX, 2017
  • Maurilio Garcia-Gil, George Wayne, Joan C. Delto, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Akshay Bhandari, Jorge Caso, Alan M. Nieder. Benefits of Cutaneous Ureterostomy in Elderly Cystectomy Patients: Improve Operative Time and Length of Stay. Southeast Section American Urologic Association. Austin, TX, 2017
  • Angela Mittal, Alireza Alam, George Wayne, Joan C. Delto (Presenter), Mariarita Salvitti, Kristin Kozakowski, Andrew Labbie Rafael Gosalbez, Miguel Castellan. Posterior Urethral Valves in Preterm and Low Birth Weight Boys: Is Early Valve Ablation with Holmium Laser Safe and Effective? A Case Series. Southeast Section American Urologic Association. Austin, TX, 2017
  • Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, George Wayne, Bu J. Kim, Alexander G.S. Anderson, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Gustavo A. Diaz, Joan C. Delto (Presenter), Billy H. Cordon, Jorge R. Caso, Alan S. Polackwich. Acute Priapism Management by Emergency Room Providers: Opportunity for Targeted Education? Southeast Section American Urologic Association. Austin, TX, 2017
  • Joan C. Delto, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Alan M. Nieder, Akshay Bhandari. Video Presentation: Salvage Robotic Partial Nephrectomy after Cryoablation World Congress of Endourology. Capetown, South Africa, 2016
  • Joan C. Delto, Alan M. Nieder, Akshay Bhandari. Video Presentation: Use of Firefly Technology in Robotic Partial Nephrectomy in a Horseshoe Kidney! Tips and Tricks! World Congress of Endourology. Capetown, South Africa, 2016
  • Joan C. Delto, Juan Lopez, Rafael Yanes, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Alan M. Nieder, Akshay Bhandari. Single Digit Warm Ischemia Time - Is There a Benefit? World Congress of Endourology. Capetown, South Africa, 2016
  • Joan C. Delto, Juan Lopez, Rafael Yanes, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Alan M. Nieder, Akshay Bhandari. Warm Ischemia Time – Does Size Matter? World Congress of Endourology. Capetown, South Africa, 2016
  • Joan C. Delto, Juan Lopez, Rafael Yanes, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Alan M. Nieder, Akshay Bhandari. Modified Running V-loc Technique Minimizes Warm Ischemia Time. World Congress of Endourology. Capetown, South Africa, 2016
  • Joan C. Delto, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Nikita Bodoukhin, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Gustavo Diaz, Alan M. Nieder. Molecular Grading with FGFR3 and Ki67: A Reliable Tool in Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer? Florida Bladder Cancer Symposium. Fort Meyers, FL, 2016
  • Siba El Hussein, Joan C. Delto, Akshay Bhandari, John Alexis. Unilateral Synchronous Clear Cell, Papillary, and Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma. College of Pathologists Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV, 2016
  • George Wayne, Angela Gupta Mittal, Alireza Alam, Joan C. Delto, Kristin Kozakowski, Rafael Gosalbez, Andrew Labbie, Miguel Castellan. Ablation of posterior urethral valves in high risk patients. American Urologic Association. San Diego, CA, 2016
  • Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Elizabeth T. Nagoda, Rafael E. Yanes, Joan C. Delto, Akshay Bhandari, Jorge R. Caso, Alan M. Nieder. Alexis wound protector/retractor reduces wound infection during radical cystectomy and urinary diversion. American Urologic Association. San Diego, CA, 2016
  • Joan C. Delto, Rafael Yanes, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Yvonne Koch, Akshay Bhandari. Video Presentation: Robotic Vesicovaginal Fistula Repair. Southeastern Section American Urologic Association. Nashville, TN, 2016
  • Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Elizabeth T. Nagoda, Rafael E. Yanes, Joan C. Delto, Akshay Bhandari, Jorge R. Caso, Alan M. Nieder. Alexis wound protector/retractor reduces wound infection during radical cystectomy and urinary diversion. Southeastern Section American Urologic Association. Nashville, TN, 2016
  • Ajaydeep S. Sidhu, Elizabeth T. Nagoda, Rafael E. Yanes, George F. Wayne, Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Joan C. Delto, Akshay Bhandari, Jorge R. Caso, Alan M. Nieder. Almivopan for reduced postoperative ileus and length of stay after cystectomy: The Mount Sinai Experience. Southeastern Section American Urologic Association. Nashville, TN, 2016
  • Maurilio Garcia-Gil, Akshay Bhandari, Jorge Caso, Rafael Yanes, Joan C. Delto, Ajaydeep Sidhu, Alan Nieder. Costs of training urology residents in robotic vs. open cystectomy, duplication of personnel in an academic setting. Southeastern Section American Urologic Association. Nashville, TN, 2016
  • Rafael Yanes, Joan C. Delto, Ajaydeep Sidhu, Jorge Caso, Akshay Bhandari, Alan Nieder. A novel technique for “contained” irrigation and aspiration of priapism (CAIP). Southeastern Section American Urologic Association. Nashville, TN, 2016
  • Alireza Alam, Joan C. Delto (presenter), George Wayne, Mariarita Salvitti, Angela Gupta, Ruben Blachman-Braun, Miguel Castellan, Andrew Labbie, Rafael Gosalbez. Does single stage laparoscopic orchiopexy increase the rate of testicular atrophy? Southeastern Section American Urologic Association. Nashville, TN, 2016
  • Alireza Alam, Ruben Blachman-Braun, George Wayne, Mariarita Salvitti, Angela Gupta, Joan Delto, Miguel Castellan, Kristen Kozakowski, Andrew Labbie, Rafael Gosalbez. Is there a difference in outcomes between staged Fowler-Stephens and single staged laparoscopic orchiopexy for intraabdominal testes? European Society of Pediatric Urology Annual Meeting. Prague, Czech Republic, 2015
  • Yanes, Harold M. Reed, Joan C. Delto, Yumna Omarzai, Kailee Imperatore. Non-grafted Vaginal Depth Augmentation for Transgender Atresia, Our Experience and Survey of Related Procedures. Podium. IV World Congress of Medical Sexology. Miami Beach, FL, 2015
  • Diana Morlotte, Joan C. Delto, Akshay Bhandari, Monica A. Recine. A Case of Colon Cancer Metastasis to the Penis. Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Annual Faculty and Student Awards and Student Research Symposium. Miami, FL, 2015
  • Joan C. Delto, George F. Wayne, Ajaydeep Sidhu, Rafael Yanes, Akshay Bhandari, Alan M. Nieder. Careful Utilization of Disposables to Minimize Ureteroscopy Costs. South Eastern Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting. Savannah, GA, 2015
  • Sofia Garces, Joan C. Delto, Alan Nieder, Ana M. Medina. An Adult Case of Paratesticular Rhabdomyoscarcoma. College of American Pathologists Meeting. Chicago, IL, 2014
  • Harold M. Reed, Rafael E. Yanes, Joan C. Delto, Yumna Omarzai, Kailee Imperatore. Non-grafted Vaginal Depth Augmentation for Transgender Atresia, Our Experience and Survey of Related Procedures. Abstract. Sexual Medicine Society of North America, Annual Meeting. Miami Beach, FL, 2014
  • Joan C. Delto, Ravi Kacker, Glenn Bubley, Huihui Ye, William C. DeWolf. Intravesical Mitomycin Therapy for Stage T1 and Tis High Grade Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder. Podium Presentation. New England Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting. Hartford, CT, 2013
  • Joan C. Delto, Takashi Kobayashi, James McKiernan, Mitchell Benson, and Cory Abate-Shen. Investigation of p53-Independent Functions of Arf in the Context of Combined Functional Loss of p53 and pten in a Mouse Model of Invasive Bladder Cancer. Abstract and research presentation at the Society of Urologic Oncology. Bethesda, MD, 2011
  • Hazel Abinsay, Joan Delto, Judith Galario, Mark Valdez, Evangaline Alvarez MD, Fernando Ona, MD. Assessing the Severity of Malnutrition in Filipino Children as a Baseline for a Long-Term Study in Batangas, Philippines. Abstract and research presentation at the Philippines Medical Association of Hawaii Quarterly Meeting. Honolulu, HI, 2006

Awards and Honors

  • Howard Kane Resident of the Year, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL, 2016
  • Victor Politano Resident Debates, 3rd Place, Florida Urologic Society, 2015
  • Howard Kane Resident of the Year, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2014
  • Phi Sigma Biological Science Honor Society, University of Southern California, 2001
  • Summa Cum Laude, Leilehua High School, 1997