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 Dr. Sunil Purohit

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Specialty: Treatment for BPH, urinary incontinence, urologic cancers of the kidney, prostate, and bladder


Undergraduate: Vanderbilt University
Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine
Internship: Tulane University
Residency: Tulane University


Louisiana Healthcare Associates
71207 Hwy 21, Covington, LA 70433
Phone 985-892-6811

Site of Service

  • ASC

UroLift Local Anesthesia Protocol

  • UroLift Anesthesia Protocol: This information is presented in conjunction with Dr. Purohit Surgical technique, medication and anesthesia regimens are based on his experience with the UroLift System. Medical practice is solely the responsibility of the treating physician and not the named physicians or NeoTract, Inc.
    • The steps in this protocol are presented in the sequence performed by Dr. Purohit.
    o Propofol is administered by a Nurse Anesthetist in an ASC
    o Patient gets IV of Tobramycin 80mg and 2gm Ancef prior to procedure. No oral meds before or after.

Group Type

  • Private Practice

First UroLift Case Date

  • December 2015


Program Agenda:


Provide a unique experience to each patient by using the UroLift System treatment in a surgery center under anesthesia and teach surgeons to replicate the procedure in their own practice

Location & Logistics:

  • Thursday Evening
    • Arrival
    o Flights: Please arrive by 5pm
    o Arrival transportation: UC or Uber/Lyft/Cab to drive Attendee to hotel (approx. 60 min. drive)
    o If Driving, Arrival into City: latest arrival time – 6pm
    • Lodging:
    o HOTEL NAME – The Southern Hotel
    o HOTEL ADDRESS – 428 E. Boston St. Covington, LA 70433
    • Dinner: Del Porto 6:30 PM (business casual)
    501 E Boston St, Covington, LA 70433

    • Northshore Surgery Center
    o Address – 71207 LA-21, Covington, LA 70433 (type in “Northshore Surgery Center”) Anything else takes you to wrong place
    • Attire Scrubs are required

Evening before case observations – 6:30 PM dinner at Del Porto, Covington, LA

Address: 501 E Boston St, Covington, LA 70433

Agenda Overview

• Troubleshooting
• Best practices: Patient selection, consultation, and expectations
• Advanced Techniques
• Facility Tour
• Group Photo


7:00 AM
• Attendees Arrive and Welcome
• Breakfast and Introductions, Personal Experience etc
• Presentation begins

8:00 AM
• First Patient Arrival

• 1st Procedure

9:30 AM
• 2nd Procedure

10:30 AM
• 3rd Procedure

11:30 AM
• 4th Procedure

12:00 PM
• Wrap up and depart

 From Event: 12:00pm -12:30pm
 Departing Ground Transportation: - UC or UBER/LYFT
 Flights: New Orleans (MSY) Earliest Departure Time – 2:30pm from MSY

**Agenda May Differ if Additional Patients are Added