University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Mark K. Plante, MD, FRCS(C), FACS
Mark K. Plante, MD, FRCS(C), FACS

Mark K. Plante, MD, FRCS(C), FACS

Associate Professor
Division Chief, Urology

Residency Program Director

Associate Vice Chair, Surgical Research


Contact Information
E-mail: mark.plante@med.uvm.edu
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., ACCEP5, Burlington, VT 05401

Education

MD, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (1991)

Postdoctoral Training

Urology Surgery Resident, McGill University Teaching Hospitals, Montreal, Quebec (1993-1996)
General Surgery Resident, McGill University Teaching Hospitals, Montreal, Quebec (1991-1993)

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2007-Present) (Tenured)
Assistant Professor, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1996-2006)

Awards and Honors

Graduate Medical Education Teacher of the Year, University of Vermont (2013)
John H. Davis Service Award, University of Vermont (2009)

Publications

King BJ, Mann-Gow TK, Kida M, Plante MK, Perrapato SD, Zvara P.  Intraprostatic ethanol diffusion: comparison of two injection methods using ex vivo human prostates.  Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis.  2015 Sep;18(3):237-41. doi: 10.1038/pcan.2015.24.  Epub 2015 May 26.  PMID: 26171881

Mann-Gow TK, Blaivas JG, King BJ, Plante MK, et al.  Rat animal model for preclinical testing of microparticle urethral bulking agents.  Int J Urol.  2015 Apr;22(4):416-20.  doi: 10.1111/iju.12693.  Epub 2015 Jan 12. PMID: 25581400

Patel SR, Hensle TW, Plante MK, Caldamone AA.  John Kingsley Lattimer: urologist, ballistics expert, and historian.  Urology. 2014 Aug;84(2):264-7.  doi: 10.1016/ j.urology.2014.04.003.  Epub 2014 Jun 7.  PMID: 24916670

Plante MK. Editorial comment. Urology. 2014 Mar;83(3):591.  doi: 10.1016/ j.urology.2013.10.074.  PMID: 24581520

Sarkissian H, Hardy S, Plante M, Mingin G.  Pediatric resident exposure to urology: identifying a need.  J Urol.  2013 Oct;190(4 Suppl):1618-21.  doi: 10.1016/ j.juro.2013.02.3230.  Epub 2013 Jun 20.  PMID: 23791905

Plante MK, Arscott WT, Folsom JB, Tighe SW, Dempsey RJ, Wesley UV.  Ethanol promotes cytotoxic effects of tumor necrosis factor-related apoptosis-inducing ligand through induction of reactive oxygen species in prostate cancer cells.  Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis.  2013 Mar;16(1):16-22. doi: 10.1038/pcan.2012.37.  Epub 2012 Sep 18.  PMID: 22986577

King BJ, Plante MK, Kida M, Mann-Gow TK, Odland R, Zvara P.  Comparison of intraprostatic ethanol diffusion using a microporous hollow fiber catheter versus a standard needle.  J Urol.  2012 May;187(5):1898-902.  doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.12.057.  Epub 2012 Mar 16.  PMID: 22425049.  PMCID: PMC3730440

Plante M, Wachterman J, Perrapato S.  Options for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.  Crit Rev Eukaryot Gene Expr.  2012;22(4):281-7.  PMID: 23272798


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