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Our Physicians and Clinical Staff - Matthew Rutman, M.D.

Associate Professor
Co-Director of Voiding Dysfunction, Incontinence and Urodynamic Center
Co-Director of Urology at Allen Fellowship
Director of Voiding Dysfunction and Endourology Fellowship


Specialties:
Voiding Dysfunction, Vaginal Prolapse, Incontinence, Urodynamics, Neurourology, BPH and Laser Surgery for BPH, and Overactive Bladder

Research Interest:
Laser Surgery for BPH

Matthew Rutman, M.D., is the Co-Director of Voiding Dysfunction, Incontinence and Urodynamic Center at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. He is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Urology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He graduated with honors from Emory University and The Chicago Medical School. After completing his residency at William Beaumont Hospital, Dr. Rutman completed a fellowship in female urology, voiding dysfunction, neurourology and urodynamics under world renowned Shlomo Raz, M.D at the UCLA Medical Center.

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Dr. Rutman is board-certified in urology. His practice is limited to male and female voiding dysfunctions including urinary retention, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), interstitial cystitis, prostatitis, urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, neurogenic bladder, urinary tract infections, and reconstructive female urology surgery for vaginal prolapse, urethral diverticulum and vesico-vaginal fistulae. He has authored over 30 book chapters and publications in leading journals and urology textbooks. His clinical and research interests are in male and female incontinence, vaginal prolapse, voiding dysfunction, urodynamics and surgical outcomes.

Professional Associations:
American Medical Association; Society of Urodynamics and Female Urology; American Urologic Association; Endourology Society; American Urogynecologic Society; International Continence Society; Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Contact

Appointments
Herbert Irving Pavilion Office
(212) 305-0114

Allen Pavilion Office
(212) 932-4309

Surgical Scheduling & Pre-certifications
Herbert Irving Pavilion
(212) 305-0144

Allen Pavilion
(212)392-4309

Insurance Accepted

1199

Aetna (HMO, PPO)

Affinity

Amerigroup

Beechstreet

Cigna (All plans)

Connecticare

Emblem Health

Empire BCBS

Evercare

Great West

Health partners

Health Plan of Nevada

Health Plus

Healthfirst

HIP

Horizon

Humana

Magnacare

Medica Choice

Medicaid

Medicare

Medicare RR

Multiplan

MVP Healthcare

NALC

National Health Administrators

Neighborhood Health Partners

NPPN

NYP Health Select

Oxford

Pacificare

PHCS

PHS- Healthnet

Secure Horizons

UHC Empire Plan

Unicare (All Plans)

United HC (All Plans)

Unity Health Plan

Wellchoice

Board Certification

American Board of Urology 2007

Medical Licenses

California, Michigan, New York

Education

Doctor of Medicine
1994 - 1998
Chicago Medical School
North Chicago, IL