About

About

Dr. Urh is a specialist in gynecologic oncology and minimally invasive surgery. He has extensive experience with the da Vinci Surgical System for minimally invasive robotic surgery. Dr. Urh is board eligible in gynecologic oncology.

Dr. Urh is originally from Slovenia. After graduating from University of Miami in Biochemistry and Molecular biology, he also obtained his medical degree from the Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine in Miami. He then completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Urh completed his fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology and Breast Surgery at Brown Alpert Medical School at Women and Infants Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island in 2017.

Dr. Urh has an interest in the use of sentinel lymph node technology in gynecologic cancers and is working on multiple publications exploring indocyanine green (ICG) fluorescence directed sentinel lymph node dissections in women with endometrial and cervical cancers.

He has received multiple teaching awards in residency and fellowship and continues to be dedicated to teaching in his new position at Northwell.

Credentials

Credentials

  • Academic titles

    • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Baylor College of Medicine

  • Fellowships

    • Brown University Medical School

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

284 Pulaski Road, 2nd FloorGreenlawn, NY 11740
440 East Main StreetBay Shore, NY 11706
118 North Country RoadPort Jefferson, NY 11777

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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08/02/2018
"Dr. Urh & Dr. Schwartz are amazing. My first visit was terrifying but they eased my worries right away. I highly recommend them! "
07/17/2018
"Dr. Anze Urh always has exceeded my expectations outstanding and with a high level of empathy."
06/29/2018
"I've never felt comfortable in a GYN/OB doctors office. But after visiting Dr. Urh, I do not want to see anyone else but him - will never go for and exam again if I can't find another Dr. Urh."
06/28/2018
"Dr Urh took plenty of time to explain everything using diagrams"
06/22/2018
"Dr. Urh is very friendly, personable and compassionate. He totally put me at ease with my condition and going into surgery. I would definitely recommend him to others."
06/18/2018
"Excellent surgeon, already recommended to others."
06/06/2018
"#9. Dr. Urh is extremely polite and professional and of course knowledgeable. I liked his attitude and appreciated his prognosis and feel very confident of his capabilities."
05/30/2018
"Dr. Urz is a magnificent doctor. Everything about him is outstanding. If he were my son I would be very proud of him as I feel he is a "shining star". If all doctors could follow his overall example going to a doctor would be a pleasure (almost). I truly hope he is always one of your doctors."
05/09/2018
"The doctor did apologize for the wait time."
05/08/2018
"Dr. Urh has impeccable "bed side" manners. He is caring, patient and a great listener plus very informative. He is excellent. "
04/22/2018
"Dr Anze Urh is an excellent doctor in all aspects."
04/09/2018
"The doctor seems very nice."
03/27/2018
"very caring and understanding"
03/22/2018
"Dr. Urh was absolutely wonderful. I think he is excellent in every way. I wish all my drs. were just like him."
03/07/2018
"Everyone was so caring thoughtful, helpful & concerned with me the best care I have ever had."
03/06/2018
"Covered a lot without me even asking. Care provider was patient, knowledgeable & unrushed."

In the news

In the news

In the news
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