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.

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Dr. James W. Young, Board Certified Urologist

As a board certified urologist practicing in Lake County since 1982, Dr. Young has extensive experience in evaluation and management of prostate problems. The office of Prostate Evaluation Center is dedicated to providing prompt and personal care for all our patients.

Board Certification: American Board of Urology, February 1984

Residency: University of Arkansas, 1978-82. Urology,

Internship: University of Kentucky, 1977-78. OB/GYN,

Medical Degree: University of Arkansas, 1977

B.A.: University of Mississippi, 1973. Chemistry/English

Current Medical Licensure : Florida and Arkansas

Professional Background: Private practice in Urology, Eustis, Florida, 1982-Present

Hospital Affiliation: Member of medical staff of Florida Waterman Medical Center (now known as Florida Hospital Waterman) in Tavares, Florida since 1982, Vice Chief of Medical Staff 1987-88 of Florida Hospital Waterman, Chief of Medical Staff 1988-90 of Florida Hospital Waterman

Emily Perry Hartlein, APRN

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.  She 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 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.

John A. Somers, APRN

John A. Somers, APRN is a Nurse Practitioner currently practicing with Urology Institute of Central Florida in Ocala, FL. His education includes: University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida (Master of Science in Nursing) and University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL (Bachelor of Science in Nursing). John has experienced various experiences in his nursing career including family practice, neurology, and behavioral health. He currently is focusing on his specialty of Urology and his joy of teaching and learning.

Erin Zimmer, APRN

Erin is originally from Saskatchewan, Canada. She graduated from The University of Alberta in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. After 4 years of acute care nursing in Canada, Erin became a travel nurse in the U.S.A. For the next 11 years she worked at a variety of different hospitals in several states. In 2011 Erin graduated from Graceland University with a Master of Science in Nursing and became a board certified family nurse practitioner. Erin practiced at a primary care office in Ocala, Florida for 7 years before joining the urology team in 2019..