William T. Klope, MD, offers a full range of urologic services for men and women of all ages. A Ventura, California, native, Dr. Klope has been treating urologic issues in Ventura County since 1991. He specializes in performing vasectomies without a needle, scalpel, or sutures, as well as vasectomy reversals. In fact, his vasectomy reversal success rate exceeds the national average.
Dr. Klope attended Pepperdine University in Malibu, California, with the help of a Special Achievement Scholarship Award in Music Performance, and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in biology. He earned his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee, and then went on to complete a residency in urologic surgery at the Louisiana State University Medical Center and Charity Hospital in New Orleans.
Following his residency, Dr. Klope entered active duty in the United States Navy. He served as staff urologist and instructor in the Family Practice Residency Program at the Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton in California.
Urologic conditions such as incontinence, erectile dysfunction, and prostate concerns can be sensitive issues. Dr. Klope and his staff provide a warm and confidential environment to discuss and receive expert treatment for all urologic conditions. He offers state-of-the-art treatment option, including the MonaLisa Touch™ laser system to help women with painful menopause symptoms and InterStim? nerve modulation therapy for all types of incontinence.
Dr. Klope is board certified by the American Board of Urology and is on staff at all local hospitals. He speaks both English and Spanish fluently. Dr. Klope is a Medicare provider and accepts most major insurance plans.
Continuing Medical Courses:
2002- Hand-Assisted Laparoscopy at USC Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA
2000- Masters Course, Implantation of Artificial External Sphincter at Duke University in Raleigh, NC
1998- Management of Neurogenic Bladders at UCLA in Los Angeles, CA
1991- Hands On Training in Urologic Ultrasound in San Antonio, TX
1990- Cold Weather/High Altitude Medicine Course at the U.S. Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center in Bridgeport, CA
1990- Genitourinary Pathology Course at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology in Washington, D.C.
1999 - Present: Adult Leader for Boy Scouts of America
1999-2000: President Medical Staff, Ventura County Regional Medical Center
1996-1998: Chief of Surgery, Ventura County Regional Medical Center
1995-1996: Member Board of Directors, Ventura Unit American Cancer Society
1993-2001: Member Ventura County Concert Band