Dr. Miranda Hardee

Dr. Miranda Hardee, MD, grew up on a cattle ranch in north central Florida. She completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal Biology at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. She continued her studies at the University of Florida College of Medicine, where she received her Doctor of Medicine. She completed her urology residency at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah, and is Board Certified in Urology.

Dr. Hardee has been a member of The Urology Team since August 2013. She enjoys caring for both male and female patients and treating all urologic diseases. She takes great pride in helping patients overcome their urologic problems and restoring their quality of life. She has specific interests in treating kidney stones, urinary incontinence, enlarged prostate, erectile dysfunction, and low testosterone. She also has a strong interest in female urology and treating problems such as recurrent urinary tract infections, overactive bladder, interstitial cystitis, and pelvic prolapse.

Dr. Hardee has been published in peer-reviewed journals and presented research at national and international meetings on multiple urologic topics. Her research includes management of traumatic kidney injuries, decreasing prostate biopsy related infections, and evaluating the evidence for robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy.

Dr. Hardee lives in Austin with her husband, Dak, and dog, Shiner. When she’s not in the office or operating room, she most likely is traveling, boating, or enjoying local music.

EDUCATION

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
University of Florida, Gainesville

MEDICAL EDUCATION
University of Florida College of Medicine (Medical Degree)
University of Utah (Internship - General Surgery)
University of Utah (Residency - Urology)

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

Travis County Medical Society
American Urological Association - Western Section
American Urological Association
American Medical Association
IVU Med
DR Salud, Medical Missions to Dominican Republic

PUBLICATIONS

High Grade Renal Injuries: Application of Parkland Hospital's Predictors of Intervention for Renal Bleeding to a Large Series of Patients with Blunt Renal Trauma. Hardee MJ, Stevens M, Nirula R, Lowrance W, Brant WO, Bishoff J, Leishman B, Myers JB. University of Utah Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT and Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT. Abstract presented at Western Section AUA Vancouver, BC 8/2011. Submitted to the Journal of Trauma for publication.

Evaluation of the Appropriate Utilization of Imaging in the Diagnosis and Management of High Grade Renal Injuries. Hardee MJ, Stevens M, Nirula R, Lowrance W, Brant WO, Bishoff J, Leishman B, Myers JB. University of Utah Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT and Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT. Abstract presented at Western Section AUA Vancouver, BC 8/2011. Submitted to the Journal of Trauma for publication.

Assessment of the Incidence of Fluoroquinolone Resistant Infections After Transrectal Ultrasound-Guided Prostate Biopsy with Single-Dose Antibiotic Prophylaxis. Hardee MJ, Bates C, Southwick A, Hamilton B. Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT. Abstract presented at Western Section AUA Conference Waikoloa, HI 10/2010. Submitted to Urology for publication.

Low Quality of Evidence for Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy: Results of a Systematic Review of the Published Literature. Kang DC, Hardee MJ, Fesperman SF, Stoffs TL, Dahm P. University of Florida, Dept. of Urology, Gainesville FL. Eur Urol. 2010 Jun;57(6):930-7.

Robotic or Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy without Vascular Clamping and Renal Ischemia. Parekattil SJ, Bischoff C, Hardee MJ, Canales BK, Algood CB, Rosser CJ, Dahm P, Vieweg JW. Conducted at University of Florida Gainesville, FL and Cleveland Clinic Naples, FL in June 2007.