Brad Hornberger is a Physician Assistant in the Department of Urology at UT Southwestern Medical Center.  He has been practicing as a Urology PA since graduating from Missouri State University's PA program in 2002.  His clinical interests include general urology with a special interest in male sexual dysfunction & MRI/TRUS fusion prostate biopsies for prostate cancer detection.  In addition, he serves as a co-investigator in several clinical trials.  He frequently lectures for the UT Southwestern PA program and has presented on a wide variety of topics for locally and nationally.


He has served on the Board of Directors and as the Chair of the CME Committee for the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants and the Urological Association of Physician Assistants.  He is the program director of a postgraduate training program for Physician Assistants specializing in Urology.


Undergraduate School
Columbia College of Missouri (2000)
Graduate School
Missouri State University (2002), Physician Assistant


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Prospectively Assigned Positive Contrast Enhancement Score Detects More Clinically Signficant Prostate Cancer in Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Using PI-RADS V2
Costa D, Diaz de Leon A, Yokoo T, Roehrborn C, Hornberger B, et al Abstract AUA 2019
Urology, an Issue of Physician Assistants Clinics
Bollner MR, Hornberger BJ 2018
Prospective Monitoring and Adapting Strategies for Prevention of Infection Following Transrectal Prostate Procedures
Solomon W, Hutchinson R, Singla N, Hornberger B, et al Urology Practice Journal 2018 5 124-131
Optimal Sampling Scheme In Men With Abnormal Multiparametric MRI Undergoing MRI-TRUS Fusion Prostate Biopsy
Woldu S, Hutchinson R, Nirmish S, Hornberger B, Roehrborn C, Lotan, Y Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations 2018
Magnetic Resonance Imaging?guided In-bore and Magnetic Resonance Imaging-transrectal Ultrasound Fusion Targeted Prostate Biopsies: An Adjusted Comparison of Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer Detection Rate
Costa D, Goldberg K, Leon A, Lotan Y, Hornberger B, et al European Urology Oncology 2018
An initial negative round of targeted biopsies in men with highly suspicious multiparametric magnetic resonance findings does not exclude clinically significant prostate cancer?Preliminary experience
Costa DN, Kay F, Pedrosa I, Kolski L, Lotan Y, Roehrborn C, Hornberger B, et al Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations 2017
The Expanding Role of Advanced Practice Providers in Urologic Procedural Care
Langston, J, Duszak R, Orcutt V, Schultz H, Hornberger, B, et al 2017
Beyond the PSA test: How to better stratify a patient?s risk of prostate cancer
Lewis R, Hornberger B., JAAPA 2017 30 8 51-54
Dosimetric comparison of rectal-sparing capabilities of rectal balloon vs injectable spacer gel in stereotactic body radiation therapy for prostate cancer: lessons learned from prospective trials
Jones R, Rezaeian N, Desai N, Lotan Y, Jia X, Hannan, R, Kim N, Hornberger B, et al 2017 42 4 341-347
Assessment of Prospectively Assigned Likert Scores for Targeted Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Transrectal Ultrasound Fusion Biopsies in Patients with Suspected Prostate Cancer
Costa DN, Lotan Y, Rofsky NM, Roehrborn C, Liu A, Hornberger B, Xi Y, Francis F, Pedrosa I The Journal of Urology 2016

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • American Urological Association
  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Urological Association of Physician Assistants