Dr. Tracy Gapin is a physician, entrepreneur and speaker. He is a urologist in Sarasota, Florida specialized in prostate cancer and men’s health. Dr. Gapin is board certified by the American Board of Urology and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. After his undergraduate education at Texas A&M University and medical school training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, he completed a general surgery internship and urology residency at the University of Florida.
Dr. Gapin combines his extensive experience with cutting-edge technology to offer patients state-of-the-art care. He has been a true pioneer for innovation in his community since joining Florida Urology Specialists in 2004. He was the first urologist in Sarasota, FL to perform robotic surgery in 2006. In 2013, Dr. Gapin was the first urologist in Sarasota to perform 3-D MRI/US targeted fusion biopsy for advanced prostate cancer detection, which has since become the standard of care. In 2013, he was also the first board-certified urologist from Sarasota, Florida to perform High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) for minimally invasive treatment of men with prostate cancer. HIFU has since been FDA-approved for use here in the US and is becoming more widely recognized and utilized to treat prostate cancer with minimal treatment-related side effects compared to traditional options. Dr. Gapin founded Sarasota Prostate Care in 2014 to focus on MRI/US targeted fusion biopsy and HIFU.
Dr. Gapin has a strong interest in healthcare entrepreneurship and innovation and has been involved in several healthcare startups including Sarasota Prostate Care, Vituro Health and Fruitstreet.