John L. Stoneham III, M.D.

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John L. Stoneham III, M.D.
Dr Stoneham is the senior partner of Urologic Health Center of NJ. He has served on staff at Community Medical Center for over twenty-five years and has the longest consecutive years of service as Chairman of the Department of Urology. After joining the UHC in 1997, he distinguished himself by performing the first hand assisted laparoscopic nephrectomy, the first hand assisted nephrouretrectomy and first laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection, thereby establishing laparoscopic surgery in urology at Community Medical Center.

He received his medical degree from New York Medical College where he was an officer in St. Luke's Medical Society (patron saint of physicians). His general surgery and urology residency training took place at New York University Medical Center and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.

After completing his residency, Dr Stoneham served in the Air Force active duty for three years and a total of ten years reserve. He was awarded National Defense Service Medal, he achieved first in his class of Health Professions Officer Indoctrination, and instructor of the year at David Grant Medical Center Travis Air Force base for his teaching skills in urology.

He is board certified by the American Board of Urology and holds licenses in the States of New Jersey, New York, and California. He is a fellow in the American College of Surgeons, and member of American Urologic Association and Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. His urologic interests include minimally invasive surgery for cancers of the genitourinary tract, stone disease and enlarged prostate disorders.

His practice mantra is "Primum non nocere", first do no harm. He believes in lifestyle and dietary changes when appropriate to resolve medical issues. He has personal interests in fitness, proper nutrition and mental health. Dr Stoneham is an avid triathlete and participates in numerous triathlons annually in New Jersey.

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