Urologist in St Petersburg, FL

About Dr. Heron

Dr. Sean Heron graduated from Denison University with highest honors and attended medical school at The Ohio State University and graduated in 1989. He then completed a 6 year surgery and urology residency program at Emory University in Atlanta Georgia.

Dr. Heron joined Pinellas Urology in 1995 and along with his urological surgical skills brought his expertise in performing research studies to the practice. He is certified by the American Board of Urology. He has multiple publications in books and urology journals.

Dr. Heron resides in the St. Pete area with his wife and 3 children, is active in his church and in his spare time enjoys golf, family activities and is an avid Ohio State “Buckeye” fan.

He is an active urologist at our offices in St Petersburg, FL.

Dr. Heron was 1 of the original investigators  for Urolift  and has been doing this procedure since it became available in the state of Florida. He received most of his tutelage under Dr George Cooner, who did much to revolutionize the diagnosis of prostate cancer for which he was given a special recommendation by the American board of Urology.


  • Emory University in Atlanta Georgia


  • Ohio State University – 1989


  • Denison University

Great bedside manner & very knowledgable about a wide variety of medical issues- some not even pertaining to urology. he completely fixed a continual issue I’ve had with cathedrals and helped my husband with horrible kidney stones

Sean P. Heron, MD
AUI Patient
Aug 14, 2018

Dr. Heron took time to get to the real problem which several doctors gave me pills then said those would fix the problem. I am so grateful for his thorough exams and knowledge. I trust him and tell others so.

Sean P. Heron, MD
AUI Patient
Jan 3, 2018

I have been going to dr. Heron for over three years and he has done several procedures. I really like him and have confidence in him and his staff. Very friendly office and efficient.

Sean P. Heron, MD
AUI Patient
Aug 25, 2017