David Svetec, M.D.
Dr. Svetec enjoys treating urology patients with minimally invasive techniques. He specializes in laparoscopic and robotic urologic surgery on the adrenal glands, kidneys, ureters, bladder, and prostate.
Dr. Svetec attended college and medical school in Pennsylvania, and then served in the United States Air Force. He completed his residency training in San Antonio, and was then a staff urologist for five years at Scott Air Force Base Hospital, Evans Army Community Hospital, and the United States Air Force Academy Hospital. After finishing his military service, Dr. Svetec completed a laparoscopy fellowship before returning to Pennsylvania to be closer to family.
When not working, Dr. Svetec enjoys exercising, traveling, and staying involved in the active lives of his wife and four children.
Undergraduate degree in Chemistry from Franklin and Marshall College, Magna Cum Laude
Medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency at Wilford Hall Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center
Fellowship in Clinical Laparoscopy (minimally invasive surgery)
Robotic Urological Surgery
Laparoscopic Urological Surgery
General Urology & Urological Surgery
Awards & Recognition
Board Certified Urologist
Voted Best Surgeon in Lancaster by Lancaster County Magazine, 2005
Air force Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service
Other Involvements and Memberships
Lancaster Urology-Executive Committee, Treasurer
Chief of Urology, Lancaster Regional Medical Center
American Urological Association
Society of Government Service Urologists
American College of Surgeons