Matthew P. Rutman, MD

  • Associate Professor of Urology at CUMC
  • Director, Voiding Dysfunction and Female Urology
  • Director of Combined Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Urology Fellowship

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Appointment Phone Number: (212) 305-0114

Matthew P. Rutman, MD

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Matthew Rutman, M.D., Associate Professor of Urology at CUMC, is the Director of Voiding Dysfunction, Incontinence and Female Urology at Columbia University Medical Center. He is the Director of the Female Urology and Voiding Dysfunction Fellowship. 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.

Dr. Rutman is board-certified in Urology and Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS). 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 40 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

Board Certifications

  • Urology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Bladder Dysfunction
  • Bladder Prolapse
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vesico-Vaginal Fistula Repair
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • BPH_New Treatment Modalities
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Urethral Diverticulum
  • Botox Treatment
  • Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
  • Female Incontinence
  • Green Light Laser Procedure
  • Prostate Laser Surgery
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Urodynamics
  • Voiding Dysfunction
  • Vaginal Prolapse

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Training

  • MD, 1998 Chicago Medical School, Finch University of Health Sciences
  • Internship: William Beaumont Hospital
  • Residency: William Beaumont Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center


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    51 West 51st Street
    Floor: 3rd Floor, Suite: 375
    New York, NY 10019
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    161 Fort Washington Avenue
    Floor: 11
    New York, NY 10032
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    5141 Broadway
    Floor: 3
    New York, NY 10034
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  • Hawthorne, NY Office

    19 Bradhurst Avenue
    Suite: W100
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (914) 750-4640

Contact Info

  • Office Phone: 212-305-0114
  • Fax: 212-305-0139