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How Much Sildenafil Should I Be Taking?

How Much Sildenafil Should You Be Taking? James Kashanian, M.D., a urologist and assistant professor at Weill Cornell Urology discusses which lifestyle factors affect how well ED medicine works and what the right dose is for you. Read More

Hospital Admissions for Prostate Biopsy Infections on the Rise

Visits to emergency departments and hospital and intensive care unit (ICU) admissions for post-biopsy infections continue to increase, according to a new study investigated by by Jim C. Hu, MD, of New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical College, New York. Read More

Prostate Cancer Comparative Outcomes of New Conceptual Paradigms for Treatment (PC CONCEPT)

We are honored to announce Dr. Jim HU and Dr. Ronald C. Chen have been awarded with competitive peer-reviewed federal funding for the study of two new treatments for Prostate cancer (PCa); stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) and focal therapy. PCa is the most commonly diagnosed solid tumor in American men and the second most common cause of cancer death. Dr. Hu and Dr. Chen worked closely with patient advocates at US Too New York to plan critical research to explore outcomes of...

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Testosterone treatment should be given only for sexual dysfunction, guideline suggests

There's no evidence that long-term testosterone treatment is a "fountain of youth." Dr. Harry Fisch, a professor of urology and reproductive medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine, discusses the reasons men experience drops in testosterone levels. (via NBC News)

Infertility: The Male Component

Testicular microdissection - devised by Peter Schlegel, MD, FACS of Weill Cornell Medicine - is now considered the gold standard for surgical sperm retrieval. Read More

2019 Top Stories in Urology: Infertility and the Risk of Prostate Cancer

Are men with infertility prone to develop clinically significant prostate cancer? Dr. Peter N. Schlegel provides expert commentary on the connection between male infertility and the risk of prostate cancer. Read more here.

Pediatric Urology Fall Congress

At the 2019 Societies for Pediatric Urology Meeting held in Scottsdale, AZ - The top award for Basic Science Research was awarded to the Pediatric Urology Team led by Dr. Dix Poppas at the Komansky Children’s Hospital New York Presbyterian Hospital- Weill Cornell Medicine.

The research was presented by the lead author Jun Yao - “Modeling cyp21a2 Dependent Steroidogenesis in Zebrafish for Application in Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia” by Jun Yao, PhD, Kiersten Craig, MD, MSE, Dix Poppas...

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Undiagnosed Prediabetes Is Highly Prevalent in Men With Primary Infertility

Dr. Peter N. Schlegel of Weill Cornell Urology provides a thoughtful commentary regarding the prevalence and risk associated with prediabetes in primary infertile men. Learn more about his insights

Meet the Chief of Urology at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

We are excited to share the launch of the premiere issue of NYP Queens Urology News! Learn more about various urologic conditions with the expertise of world-class NewYork-Presbyterian Queens physicians, including some of our own Weill Cornell Medicine faculty. This issue discusses prostate cancer diagnosis, screening, and treatments and answers questions frequently discussed in the exam room in the "Ask the Urologist" section by NewYork-Presbyterian Queens physician and Weill Cornell...

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Courage, Humor, and a Life Saving Decision Helped Timothy Beat Prostate Cancer

"Timothy's story is a powerful example of how patients can take charge of their health. He not only sought out crucial information early, but also choose the best treatment option for his body and future. Read More

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Victor F. Marshall Visiting Professorship

Victor F. Marshall Visiting Professorship

Oct 10, 2020
9:00am to 5:00pm

Weill Cornell Medical College

We honor Dr. Victor Marshall by joining together our distinguished visiting professor, past and current faculty members and residents of the Department of Urology to demonstrate...

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