Melville, NY, March 10, 2014 – Advanced Urology Centers of New York (AUCNY), the largest independent provider of urology services in the United States, has added an additional Long Island location to its more than 40 locations in Nassau, Suffolk, Queens, Manhattan, Westchester, Rockland County and The Bronx. The facility at 535 Plandome Road, Manhasset, will be led by five renowned physicians: Felix L. Badillo, MD; Gary D. Goldberg, MD; Sarah K. Girardi, MD; Ray Sultan, MD; and Genri Pinkhasov, MD.
“At AUCNY we are dedicated to providing the highest level of medical services available anywhere in locations convenient to our patients,” said Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor, president of Advanced Urology Centers of New York. “Adding the skills of these outstanding physicians exemplifies that commitment.”
Felix L. Badillo, MD, FACS of Oyster Bay is the Attending Urologist at North Shore University Hospital, as well as the Division Director for the Department of Urology at St. Francis Hospital. He specializes in minimally invasive procedures such as laparoscopic, robotic and minimally invasive surgery of the prostate, kidney, bladder, and adrenal gland. Dr. Badillo is a pioneer in robotic surgery and has performed more than 2000 robotic cases. ”The physicians and staff at Urology Associates are excited to join Advanced Urology Centers of New York. Access to the shared resources of the largest group in the country will afford our patients access to the latest technology and allow us to continue to provide state of the art urological services,” said Dr. Felix Badillo.
Gary D. Goldberg, MD, FACS of Manhasset is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of American Urologic Association (AUA), and a member of the New York Section of AUA. He is a pioneer in robotic prostate and kidney surgery, and has extensive experience in treating cancers of the prostate, bladder, kidney and testes, kidney stones and benign prostate conditions. Dr. Goldberg also specializes in sexual medicine.
Sarah K. Girardi, MD, FACS of Mount Kisco is a Clinical Associate Professor of Urology and Reproductive Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Girardi focuses on male infertility, including varicocele, reconstructive surgery of the male reproductive tract, and female urology, including pelvic organ prolapse and incontinence.
Ray Sultan, MD of West Hempstead is an Attending Urologist at North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset and at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn. Dr. Sultan’s areas of interest include urologic oncology, infertility, voiding dysfunction, renal surgery, minimally invasive robotic and laparoscopic surgery, and the treatment of stones.
Genri Pinkhasov, MD of Rego Park is the Attending Urologist at the North Shore University Hospital and St. Francis Hospitals, and concentrates on urologic oncology, minimally invasive robotic and laparoscopic surgery and endoscopic urology.
AUCNY physicians are renowned for their experience, expertise and patient care. “We are exceptionally honored to welcome these doctors into the AUCNY family,” said Dr. Kapoor, who added. “I am confident that they will contribute to AUCNY’s ongoing mission to be the premier provider of urological services in the country.”
Advanced Urology Centers of New York (AUCNY), a division of Integrated Medical Professionals, a clinical affiliate of Mount Sinai Hospital, is comprised of community physicians committed to providing the highest level of medical service and patient care available. With more than 40 locations in Nassau, Suffolk, Queens, Manhattan, Westchester, Rockland County and The Bronx, AUCNY is the largest urology group practice in the United States, and leading regional provider of urology services. AUCNY physicians represent some of the country’s top urologists, many of whom are active in clinical and academic research, participate in postgraduate medical education and lecture internationally on cutting edge breakthroughs in medicine. AUCNY urologists are on staff in most hospitals in the New York Metro region and participate in most insurance plans, including Medicare.
To learn more about Advanced Urology Centers of New York call 516 931-0041 or visit www.aucofny.com.