Welcome to the Urology Institute of Central FloridaUrology is a surgical sub specialty covering the various problems and treatments related to the male and female urinary tract. Urology also treats the male reproductive system in adults. This would include treatment of prostate conditions, kidney stones, urinary tract infections, urinary leakage problems and treatment of urinary tract cancers (i.e., prostate, bladder, kidney and testis).
The providers of the Urology Institute of Central Florida have the skill and experience to bring you the highest quality urologic care since 1989. We strive to provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment. Our experience has taught us to treat each patient as an individual and a partner in his or her medical care, while emphasizing sensitivity and discretion with your urological concerns. We have advanced surgical facilities and use the latest urological technology and innovations, allowing us to perform many procedures in the comfort and convenience of our office.
Dr. Charles T King
Charles T. King, M.D., F.A.C.S.Raised in New Jersey.
Dr. Charles T. King graduated cum laude from Cornell University in 1975 with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and biochemistry. He completed four years of medical school at the University of Florida in 1979, followed by a surgical internship and urology residency at the University of Kentucky.
After serving four years as a urologist in the U.S. Air Force Medical Corps, Dr. King and his family returned to north central Florida. He has practiced in Ocala since 1989, serving as Chief of Surgery at the Ocala Regional Medical Center, and on the Munroe Regional Medical Center Board of Directors from 1997 to 2001.
Dr. King is certified by the American Board of Urology and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Emily Perry Hartlein, Nurse Practitioner
Emily has over 22 years of experience in nursing also including being a flight nurse from 2005 to 2007, where she attained the advanced skills in pre-hospital care. She has also served in the U.S. Navy as a hospital corpsman and U.S. Army as a nurse. Emily Perry Hartlein is originally from New York and raised in New Jersey where her career started as a registered nurse in 1994. She has lived all over the United States and getting various experiences in her nursing career including pharmacy technician, emergency nursing, pediatrics, critical care transport, prehospital care, nursing education, family practice and urology.
Emily has taught nursing core and general education classes for both LPN and RN nursing students and served as the Nursing Program Director in a local private college. She earned her degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner/ARNP in 2014 and now works as an ARNP in both a urology setting and an urgent care. In her free time, she enjoys being involved with her children, and their activities and traveling with her husband and children.
Urology Institute of Central Florida offers a wide selection of tests and diagnostic procedures in order to evaluate urologic disorders and conditions common in both men and women. These services are comprehensive and include X-ray and CT exams.
- Flexible Cystoscopy
- Penile Doppler Ultrasound
- Prostate Biopsy
- Rigid Cystoscopy
- Testicular Biopsy
- Transrectal Ultrasound
- Urine Analysis
- Urodynamic Testing (UDT)
- Uroflow and Post-Void Residuals