Frank L. D’Elia, MD, F.A.C.S.
Ilya A. Volfson, MD, F.A.C.S.
George Dakwar, MD
The Delaware County Division of Academic Urology is the specialized practice patients depend on for innovative, personal, and high quality urologic care. Every day the doctors, nurses, and healthcare professionals of Academic Urology improve and save lives—in the community and at many of the region’s leading hospitals. At the Brinton Lake office, Academic Urology expands its accessibility to area residents, offering a full range of services from their board-certified physicians.
Frank L. D'Elia, M.D., FACS, completed two years of Surgical Training at UMDNJ, and three years of Urologic Residency at Thomas Jefferson University. He also completed a one year Oncology Research Fellowship and a one-year clinical Oncology Fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. D'Elia has taught cancer surgery at Thomas Jefferson University for the past 14 years. Locally, Dr. D'Elia is Chief of the Division of Urology at Crozer-Chester Medical Center and chief of Urologic Oncology at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Regionally, Dr. D'Elia is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Urology at Thomas Jefferson University, a Clinical Associate Professor of Urology at Temple University, and an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Urology at Hahnemann Medical College. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Philadelphia Urologic Society.
Ilya A. Volfson, M.D., FACS, joined the Associates in Urology in 2006. He received his BA from the University of Pennsylvania. After completing an additional year of cancer research training at the Wistar Institute in Philadelphia, he received his M.D. from Albany Medical College, and completed two years of General Surgery and four years of Urology residency at UMDNJ-NJ Medical School. After concluding his residency, Dr. Volfson completed a highly prestigious fellowship in Endourology, Laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery at Hackensack University Medical Center, accredited by the American Endourological Society. Dr. Volfson is a member of many professional organizations including American Urologic Association, Endourological Society, and the Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons. Dr. Volfson is a chief of Urology at Taylor Hospital.
George Dakwar, M.D. is a graduate of UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School. He completed his residence in urology at UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School and then a fellowship in urologic oncology at NYU Medical Center. He is board-certified in urology.