Meet Robert G. Pugach, MD
HIFU Specialist in Los Angeles
Dr. Robert Pugach is the medical director of Western States HIFU. He has one of the largest prostate cancer practices in California and routinely treats patients from all areas of the United States. He also has a large international patient base, treating patients from many countries including France, Italy, Brazil, Australia, and Africa.
Dr. Robert Pugach’s Center of Excellence for Prostate Cancer has been the medical leader in non-invasive and minimally invasive, innovative prostate cancer treatments. He has performed more than 3000 procedures. Dr. Pugach is one of the world’s most experienced HIFU practitioners and is in a select group of urologists trained to teach other doctors how to perform the HIFU procedure. He is also one of the most experienced practitioners of cryoablation – prostate freezing – for cancer. As an early adopter of HIFU technology, Dr. Pugach has been performing and educating urologists about HIFU for more than 15 years. Read the latest news!
“While I have performed thousands of surgical procedures for prostate disease, I am excited to offer HIFU to patients in the U.S. now that we have been approved by our FDA. I am honored to be one of the most experienced HIFU practitioners in the world. I am also the most experienced practitioner for cryoablation (prostate freezing) in the western United States
HIFU opens a new chapter for prostate cancer treatment in the U.S. Now, we join dozens of other countries throughout the world to offer a treatment that can cure cancer while minimizing or eliminating common side effects of surgery such as incontinence and erectile dysfunction. ” Robert Pugach, MD, Western States HIFU
Why Select Dr. Pugach for your HIFU Treatment?
- 15 years of HIFU experience
- Most experienced HIFU practitioner in the Western United States
- One of the most experienced HIFU practitioners in the world
- One of the few certified HIFU teachers to show other urologists how to perform HIFU
- Extensive teaching experience, with lectures throughout the United States and in countries as far away as China
Dr. Robert Pugach received a Bachelor of Science Degree from New York University. Upon completing his medical studies at the College of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, he went to New York University-Booth Memorial Medical Center where he completed a general surgery residency. He completed his urology training at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center in New York. Read more about Dr. Pugach’s educational background, advanced training, certifications, and awards.
You can schedule your consultation with Dr. Robert Pugach at one of our two office locations in Huntington Beach or Los Alamitos, CA. Our offices are freeway accessible for Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego counties or for your convenience, we offer telephone or online (virtual) consultations. Call today, 844-HIFUDOC (844.443.8362) or email us via our contact us form. We look forward to welcoming you to Western States HIFU.