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James S. Cochran, M.D.

James S. Cochran, M.D., D.A.B.U., F.A.C.S.

Diplomate, American Board of Urology
Fellow, American College of Surgeons

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Urology Clinics of North Texas

8230 Walnut Hill Lane, Suite 700
Professional Building 3
Dallas, Texas 75231
214-691-1902 Tel
214-987-1845 Fax

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UCNT Plano
6124 West Parker Road MOB III, Suite 434
Plano, Texas 75093
214-691-1902 Tel

Quick bio links: Treatment Specialties | Education | Board-certification | Honor and Awards | Professional Societies | Publications | Volunteer | Patents | Business Position

Treatment:

Dr. Cochran is board-certified in urology and provides diagnosis and treatment of male and female urological conditions.

Medical School:

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Dallas, Texas 1970

Residency:

  • Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Affiliated Hospitals include Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas; V. A. Hospital; Children's Medical Center; Baylor University Medical Center
    *Includes one year of general surgery
    Dallas, Texas 1971 - 1976

Other Education:

  • Rice University, B.A. Biology
    Houston, Texas 1966

Internship:

  • Internal Medicine, Parkland Memorial Hospital,
    Dallas, Texas - July 1970 through June 1971

Fellowship:

  • The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Department of Cell Biology, Dallas, Texas
    June 1973 to July 1974

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Urology

Licensure:

  • Texas, 1970

Honors and Awards:

  • Castle Connolly Medical selected Dr. Cochran at Urology Clinics of North Texas among the top 10% of doctors in specialty and region in 2011.
  • Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, 1970
  • American Urological Association Competition, First Prize for Clinical Research, 1975.
  • American Urological Association South Central Section Essay Contest, Third Prize, 1975.
  • American Cancer Society Fellowship Grant, 1973-1974

Professional Societies:

  • American Urological Association
  • South Central Section, American Urological Association
  • Texas Urological Society
  • Fellow American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • American Fertility Society
  • Endourology Society
  • Society for Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • American Lithotripsy Society (Executive Committee Member; Chairman Third Party Reimbursement)

Publications/Papers Published:

  • Cochran, James S., Walsh, P.C., Porter, J.D., Nicholson, T.C., and Peter, P.C.: Clinical Evaluation of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Levels in Men with Testicular Tumors. Surgical Forum, 25:542,1974.
  • Cochran, James S.: The Immunobiology of Human Male Reproductive System. Urology, 4:10, 1974.
  • Cochran, James S., Walsh, P.C., Porter, J.C., Nicholson, T.C., Madden, J.D., and Peters, P.C.: The Endocrinology of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Secreting Testicular Tumors. Journal of Urology, 114:549, 1975.
  • Cochran, James S.: The Seminoma Decoy. Journal of Urology, 116:465, 1976.
  • Cochran, James S., Weber, C. H., Nicholson, T.C., and Peters, P.C.: The Prognostic Significance of Serum Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Levels in Men with Testicular Tumors. Journal of Urology.
  • Testicular Tumor: The Dallas Experience. Dallas County Medical Society, 1978.
  • Cochran, James S., Kadesky, M.C.: A Private Practice Experience with Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy for Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate. Urology, 11:237, 1981.
  • Loch, T., Gettys, T., Cochran, J.S., Fulgham, P.F., and Bertermann, H.: Computer-Aided Image Analysis in Transrectal Ultrasound of the Prostate. World Journal of Urology, Vol. 8, 1990.

Publications/Papers Presented:

  • The Immunologic Consequences of Vasectomy. Presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the American Fertility Society. April 4, 1975.
  • Testicular Carcinoma; Surgical Grand Rounds, Parkland Memorial Hospital. May 14, 1976.
  • Continuous Flow Irrigation for Staghorn Calculi During ESWL, A Cost Effective Maneuver: 2nd Annual International Conference on ESWL. March 2, 1986. Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • Computer Assisted Tissue Characterization Analysis (TCA) of Prostatic Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Carcinoma of the Prostate: Initial Experience with a Computer Tissue Characterization System. Presented at the 1989 Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, May 13, 1989. Presented at the Endourology Society meeting in Vienna, Austria, 1991.
  • Computer Assisted Tissue Characterization Analysis (TCA) of Prostatic Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Carcinoma of the Prostate: Follow-up Experience with a Computed Tissue Characterization System. Presented at the American Urological Association Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, May 1990. Presented at the Endourology Society meeting Vienna, Austria, 1991.
  • Laparoscopic Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection in Patients Undergoing Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy. Presented at the Endourology Society meeting in Vienna, Austria, 1991.
  • Loch, T., Bertermann, H., Gettys, T., Cochran, J., Fulgham, P.: Image Analysis System (IAS): Objective Ultrasound Image Analysis Leads to Prostate Cancer Characterization. Poster presented to the American Urological Association Annual Meeting at New Orleans, Louisiana, 1990.
  • Fulgham, Pat F., Feagins, Brian A., Cochran, James S., Kadesky, Melvin C., Denman, John L., and Harrison, Clanton B.: Cost Analysis of Laparoscopic Lymphadenectomy in a Private Practice Setting. Presented American Urologic Association National Meeting, San Antonio, 1993.
  • Fulgham, Pat F., Cochran, James S., Denman, John L., Harrison, Clanton B., Clark, Angela R., Kurtz, Helen S., and Kadesky, Melvin C.: The Effect of Previous Vasectomy on Early Detection of Prostate Cancer in 2300 Patients. Submitted, American Urologic Association National Meeting, San Francisco, 1994.
  • Fulgham, Pat F., Cochran, James S., Roehrborn, Claus G., Feagins, Brian A., Kadesky, Melvin C., Denman, John L., Harrison, III, Clanton B. Effect of the Application of Age Specific Reference Ranges for Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) on Biopsy and Cancer Detection of Prostate Cancer. Presented at the AUA South Central Section Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, August 1994.
  • Fulgham, Pat F., Feagins, Brian A., Roehrborn, Claus G., Cochran, James S., Kadesky, Melvin C., Denman, John L., Harrison, III, B. ROC Curve Analysis of the Performance of Digital Rectal Examination (DRE) and Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) in the Early Detection of Prostate Cancer. Presented at the AUA South Central Section Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, August 1994.
  • Fulgham, Pat, F., Cochran, James S., Denman, John L., Feagins, Brian, A., Gross, Michael B., Kadesky, Keith, T., Kadesky, Melvin, C., Clark, Angela, Roehrborn, Clause G. (Presented by Dr. Fulgham) Disappointing Results with Transurethral Alprostadil in Men with Erectile Dysfunction (ED) inUrology. Presented at the AUA meeting. San Diego, June 1998.

Volunteer Positions:

  • President American Cancer Society, Dallas, Texas (1982)
  • Board of Directors American Cancer Society, Texas
  • National Board of Directors STEP Foundation (1980-1984)
  • Salesmanship Club of Dallas (1990-Present)
  • Deacon, Highland Park Presbyterian Church (1987-1993)
  • Elder, Highland Park Presbyterian Church (1993-Present)

Patent Granted:

  • U.S. Patent #5,215,521. Entitled, "Laparoscopy Organ “Laparoscopy Retrieval Apparatus and Procedure."

Business Positions Held:

  • General Partner and Medical Director, Southwest Lithotripter Partners. Dallas, Texas
  • Medical Director, Texas ESWL LTD, Dallas
    Founding Share Holder and Chief Medical Officer, Physician Data Corporation, Atlanta GA
  • Founding Share Holder and Chief Technical Officer, Chief Medical Scientist, Tissue Scan Technologies, Inc. Denver, Colorado
  • Board of Directors Applied Voice Recognition Inc.(E-Docs.Net) Houston, Texas
  • Medical Advisory Board, Prime Medical Systems, Inc. Austin, Texas
  • Member of Board of Directors and Chief Medical Consultant, Cybercare, Inc. Dallas, Texas
  • Board of Directors, (THRI) Texas Health Research Institute Advisory Board, (PIMIT) Presbyterian Institute for Minimally Invasive Technology
  • Medical Advisory Board, Gilda’s Club North Texas
  • Member Board of Directors of Cambridge Holdings Inc.
  • Founder of Doctors on Call (DOCS)

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