Professor Olivier Traxer

Doctor Olivier Traxer is currently Professor of Urology at the University of Paris 6th (Pierre et Marie Curie) and works at Tenon Hospital Paris France.

Together with professor de la Rosette he started the masterclasses in 2006 to share their experience and enthusiasm in endourological surgery. In 2011 they together organised the Challenges in Endourology in Paris. Two days of lectures on hot topics in endourology combined with live surgery and discussion. In June 2013 the third edition took place.

He did a research-fellowship at Southwestern Medical School, University of Texas, Dallas-Texas (under the supervision of Professors Charles Y.C Pak and Margaret Sue Pearle) to subspecialize in Endourology and kidney stone management which represents his main field of interest.

Professor Traxer is an appreciated member of several urological societies. He has more than 130 papers published in the Medline and more than 200 oral and poster presentations in international and national congresses on evaluation of minimally invasive surgery, stone disease and the use of various disposables.

He is Participating in International and National educational programs : French Urological College (ECU),EuropeanSchoolof Urology (ESU), International Consultation on Stone disease. Organization of practical courses for urologists from France and international countries.