University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Cengiz Esenler, M.D.
Cengiz Esenler, M.D.

Cengiz Esenler, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Urology
Department of Surgery

Contact Information
Office Location:
Doctors Office Comm, 6 Crest Rd, St. Albans, VT 05478


M.D., Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH, 1990
Residency in Urology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1991-1996

Research Interests

 As part of the Urology Research Laboratory at the University of Vermont we are studying treatments of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and prostate cancer. Research projects ongoing or completed in the department:
Tissue chemoablation with the use of interstitial injection of 98% ethanol: Ex vivo studies and acute in-vivo experiments on the canine animal model.
Prostate ablation using transurethral intraprostatic absolute ethanol injection. Chronic in-vivo study in canine animal model.

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery,College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT  1996 - present


Plante MK, Bunnell ML, Trotter SJ, Jackson TL, Esenler AC, Zvara P. Transurethral prostatic tissue ablation via a single needle delivery system: initial experience with radio-frequency energy and ethanol. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 2002;5(3):183-8.

R. Sarle, P. Zvara, C. Esenler, M. Bunnell, M. Plante, Statewide Prostate Cancer Screening Practices Among Primary Care Physicians, Preventative Medicine in Managed Care, 2:137-142, 2001

Zvara P, Karpman E, Stoppacher R, Esenler AC, Plante MK, Ablation of canine prostate using transurethral intraprostatic absolute ethanol injection. Urology 1999;54: 411-5.