King Scott Coffield, MD

Baylor Scott & White Health

Research Director, Urology


Patient Care Emphasis
Benign Prostatic Diseases, Benign Prostatic Enlargement, Biotoxin Therapy of Prostate Cancer, Bladder, Bladder Cancer, Bladder Outlet Obstruction, Bladder Preserving Therapies for Bladder Cancer, Brachytherapy of Prostate Cancer, Continent Urinary Diversion, Cryotherapy & Prostate Cancer, Kidney & Testis Cancer, Laparoscopic and Retroperitoneoscopic Adrenal Surgery, Laparoscopic Cryoablation, Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy, Nerve Sparing Radical Prostatectomy, Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL), Percutaneous Urinary Procedures, Prostate Brachytherapy, Prostate Cancer, Prostate Disease (Benign and Malignant), Prostate Resection - Minimally Invasive, PSA, Renal Cell Carcinoma, Testicular Cancer

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Urology

  • Baylor Scott & White Appointment
    July 15, 1981

  • University of Mississippi, Jackson, MS, MD, 1971
  • Millsaps College, Jackson, MS, BS, 1966

  • Specialty Training
  • Urology Residency, University Medical Center, Jackson, MS
  • General Surgery Residency, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Professor of Surgery

    Publications and Research
  • Beissner RS, Stricker JB, Speights VO, Coffield KS, Spiekerman AM, Riggs M. Frozen section diagnosis of metastatic prostate adenocarcinoma in pelvic lymphadenectomy compared with nomogram prediction of metastasis. Urology; 59[5]:721-725.
  • Parker B, Patel B, Coffield KS. Ureteritis cystica presenting as a retractile ureteral polyp. Jo urnal of Urology; 168[1]:195-196.
  • Cohen MK, Arber DA, Coffield KS, Keegan GT, McClintock J, Speights VO, Jr. Neuroendocrine differentiation in prostatic adenocarcinoma and its relationship to tumor progression. Cancer; 74[7]:1899-1903.
  • Coffield KS, Speights VO, Brawn PN, Riggs MW. Ultrasound detection of prostate cancer in postmortem specimens with histological correlation. Journal of Urology; 147[3 Pt 2]:822-826.
  • Dobin SM, Harris CP, Reynolds JA, Coffield KS, Klugo RC, Peterson RF, Speights VO. Cytogenetic abnormalities in renal oncocytic neoplasms. Genes Chromosomes.Cancer; 4[1]:25-31.
  • Watson HS, Klugo RC, Coffield KS. Pneumoscrotum: report of two cases and review of mechanisms of its development. Urology; 40[6]:517-521.
  • Watson HS, Singh EO, Hermans MR, Coffield KS, Keegan GT. Recurrent eosinophilic cystitis: a case responsive to steroids. Journal of Urology; 147[3]:689-691.
  • Brawn PN, Speights VO, Kuhl D, Riggs M, Spiekerman AM, McCord RG, Coffield KS, Stewart DT, Lind ML. Prostate-specific antigen levels from completely sectioned, clinically benign, whole prostates. Cancer; 68[7]:1592-1599.
  • Speights VO, Jr., Cohen MK, Riggs MW, Coffield KS, Keegan G, Arber DA. Neuroendocrine stains and proliferative indices of prostatic adenocarcinomas in transurethral resection samples. British Journal of Urology; 80[2]:281-286.
  • Protox Therapeutics Inc: Protocol #PRX302: A Phase I trial of PSA - Activated PSA-PAHI therapy for locally recurrent prostate cancer without metastasis after primary radiation therapy

  • Awards and Honors
  • Physician Oncology Education Program, Excellence Award
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
  • Best Physicians of USA, Top Physicians of America

  • Professional Memberships
  • Texas Surgical Society
  • Texas Association of Genitourinary Surgeons
  • Society of University Urologists
  • Society of Urology Chairpersons and Program Directors
  • Southwest Oncology Group
  • American Urological Association
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Urology

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