Dr. Dwayne Thwaites is a Urologic Surgeon(urologist), board certified by the American Board of Urology.
A citizen of Antigua and Barbuda, Dr. Thwaites did his undergraduate medical training at the University of Miami School of Medicine, 1988-1992. He then did his General Surgery Residency at State University of New York at Brooklyn, 1992 -1997. After a brief stint of work in general surgery back in the West Indies, Dr. Thwaites returned to the USA to specialize in Urology , where he was a resident in the Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine 2002-2003, then resident and Chief Resident, Department of Urology, at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 2003-2007.
During his training Dr. Thwaites distinguished himself by winning many academic awards and honors. He has done important research and published several articles related to the field of urology, among them, a chapter on TransUrethral Resection of the prostate in the textbook:
Transurethral Resection of the Prostate: Medical Management of Surgical Patients: 4th Edition (132):787-790. Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Dr. Thwaites is currently a Urologist at Albemarle Hospital in Elizabeth City, North Carolina and visiting Urologist in BVI, Nevis and in Antigua.
In BVI he sees patients at Eureka Medical Clinic and performs surgery at the Bougainvillea Clinic (Hospital).