University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Katsuto Shinohara, MD

Katsuto Shinohara, MD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Urology, UCSF
Helen Diller Family Chair in Clinical Urology, UCSF

Cancer Center Program Memberships

Prostate Cancer

Education

Yokohama City University, Yokohama City, Japan, Premed
Yokohama City University, Yokohama City, Japan, M.D., Medicine


Professional Experience

  • 1979-1982
    Surgical Resident, Mitsui Memorial Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
  • 1982-1984
    Urology Resident, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara, Japan
  • 1984-1988
    Urology Fellow, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • 1988-1991
    Clinical Instructor, Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • 1991-1999
    Assistant Adjunct Professor, Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco.
  • 1999-2004
    Associate Adjunct Professor, Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco.
  • 2004-present
    Adjunct Professor, Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco.
  • 1996-present
    Staff surgeon, Urology Section, Veterans Administration Hospital, San Francisco

Selected Publications

  1. Balakrishnan AS, Cowan JE, Cooperberg MR, Shinohara K, Nguyen HG, Carroll PR. Evaluating the Safety of Active Surveillance: Outcomes of Deferred Radical Prostatectomy after an Initial Period of Surveillance. J Urol. 2019 09; 202(3):506-510.
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  2. Westphalen AC, Fazel F, Nguyen H, Cabarrus M, Hanley-Knutson K, Shinohara K, Carroll PR. Detection of clinically signifi cant prostate cancer with PIRADS v2 scores, PSA density, and ADC values in regions with and without mpMRI visible lesions. Int Braz J Urol. 2019 Jul-Aug; 45(4):713-723.
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  3. Balakrishnan AS, Nguyen HG, Shinohara K, Au Yeung R, Carroll PR, Odisho AY. A Mobile Health Intervention for Prostate Biopsy Patients Reduces Appointment Cancellations: Cohort Study. J Med Internet Res. 2019 Jun 02; 21(6):e14094.
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  4. Kornberg Z, Cooperberg MR, Cowan JE, Chan JM, Shinohara K, Simko JP, Tenggara I, Carroll PR. A 17-Gene Genomic Prostate Score as a Predictor of Adverse Pathology for Men on Active Surveillance. J Urol. 2019 04 26; 101097JU0000000000000290.
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  5. Xu MJ, Chen KS, Chang AJ, Lazar A, Shinohara K, Cunha JAM, Hsu IC. Single-fraction brachytherapy as monotherapy for early-stage prostate cancer: The UCSF experience. Brachytherapy. 2019 Jul - Aug; 18(4):470-476.
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  6. Bancroft Brown J, Sriram R, VanCriekinge M, Delos Santos R, Sun J, Delos Santos J, Tabatabai ZL, Shinohara K, Nguyen H, Peehl DM, Kurhanewicz J. NMR quantification of lactate production and efflux and glutamate fractional enrichment in living human prostate biopsies cultured with [1,6-13 C2 ]glucose. Magn Reson Med. 2019 Aug; 82(2):566-576.
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  7. Kornberg Z, Cowan JE, Westphalen AC, Cooperberg MR, Chan JM, Zhao S, Shinohara K, Carroll PR. Genomic Prostate Score, PI-RADS™ version 2 and Progression in Men with Prostate Cancer on Active Surveillance. J Urol. 2019 02; 201(2):300-307.
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  8. Wu SY, Boreta L, Shinohara K, Nguyen H, Gottschalk AR, Hsu IC, Roach M, Westphalen AC, Feng FY, Carroll PR, Chang AJ, Hope TA. Impact of Staging 68Ga-PSMA-11 PET Scans on Radiation Treatment Plansin Patients With Prostate Cancer. Urology. 2019 03; 125:154-162.
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  9. Masic S, Cowan JE, Washington SL, Nguyen HG, Shinohara K, Cooperberg MR, Carroll PR. Effects of Initial Gleason Grade on Outcomes during Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer. Eur Urol Oncol. 2018 10; 1(5):386-394.
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  10. Wu SY, Boreta L, Wu A, Cheung JP, Cunha JAM, Shinohara K, Chang AJ. Improved rectal dosimetry with the use of SpaceOAR during high-dose-rate brachytherapy. Brachytherapy. 2018 Mar - Apr; 17(2):259-264.
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  11. Garcia-Reyes K, Nguyen HG, Zagoria RJ, Shinohara K, Carroll PR, Behr SC, Westphalen AC. Impact of Lesion Visibility on Transrectal Ultrasound on the Prediction of Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer (Gleason Score 3 + 4 or Greater) with Transrectal Ultrasound-Magnetic Resonance Imaging Fusion Biopsy. J Urol. 2018 03; 199(3):699-705.
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  12. Kunogi H, Cunha JAM, Chang AJ, Gadzinski AJ, Shinohara K, Hsu IC. A novel urethral sparing technique for high-dose-rate prostate brachytherapy after transurethral resection of the prostate. Brachytherapy. 2017 Nov - Dec; 16(6):1113-1118.
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  13. Leapman MS, Cowan JE, Nguyen HG, Shinohara KK, Perez N, Cooperberg MR, Catalona WJ, Carroll PR. Active Surveillance in Younger Men With Prostate Cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Jun 10; 35(17):1898-1904.
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  14. Tran GN, Leapman MS, Nguyen HG, Cowan JE, Shinohara K, Westphalen AC, Carroll PR. Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Ultrasound Fusion Biopsy During Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance. Eur Urol. 2017 08; 72(2):275-281.
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  15. Leapman MS, Ameli N, Shinohara K, Nguyen HG, Meng MV, Cooperberg MR, Carroll PR. Validity of the Cancer of the Prostate Risk Assessment Score Derived From Targeted Biopsy: Modeling Evidence From Ultrasound Lesion-Directed Biopsy. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2017 02; 15(1):93-99.
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  16. Leapman MS, Ameli N, Cooperberg MR, Chu C, Hussein A, Shinohara K, Carroll PR. Quantified Clinical Risk Change as an End Point During Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance. Eur Urol. 2017 09; 72(3):329-332.
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  17. Eltemamy MM, Leapman MS, Cowan JE, Westphalen A, Shinohara K, Carroll PR. Serial Anatomical Prostate Ultrasound during Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance. J Urol. 2016 Sep; 196(3):727-33.
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  18. Crehange G, Izaguirre A, Weinberg V, Hsu CC, Gottschalk AR, Hsu IC, Shinohara K, Carroll P, Roach M. Long-term Outcomes Following Radiation Therapy For Prostate Cancer Patients With Lymph Node Metastases at Diagnosis Treated With and Without Surgery. Am J Clin Oncol. 2016 Apr; 39(2):167-72.
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  19. Chen CP, Johnson J, Seo Y, Weinberg VK, Shinohara K, Hsu IJ, Roach M. Sentinel lymph node imaging guided IMRT for prostate cancer: Individualized pelvic radiation therapy versus RTOG guidelines. Adv Radiat Oncol. 2016 Jan-Mar; 1(1):51-58.
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  20. Raleigh DR, Chang AJ, Tomlin B, Cunha JA, Braunstein SE, Shinohara K, Gottschalk AR, Roach M, Hsu IC. Patient- and treatment-specific predictors of genitourinary function after high-dose-rate monotherapy for favorable prostate cancer. Brachytherapy. 2015 Nov-Dec; 14(6):795-800.
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