Boback M.
Berookhim, MD

Specialty:
Urology

Phone:
(212) 434-4650

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About your doctor:

Member of Northwell Health Physician Partners
Gender:
Male
Languages spoken:
English, Farsi, Spanish

Bio:

Bob Berookhim, MD is the Director of Male Fertility and Microsurgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. He is a board certified urologist and assistant professor of urology at the Zucker School of Medicine. He specializes in male reproductive medicine, microsurgery and sexual medicine. His primary focus is on the medical and surgical management of male infertility, erectile dysfunction, Peyronie's disease, and low testosterone, as well as enlarged prostate (BPH), and urinary stone disease.

Dr. Berookhim is an expert in microsurgical vasectomy reversals, microdissection testicular sperm extraction, microsurgical varicocelectomy, penile implants for erectile dysfunction, surgical treatment for Peyronie's disease, male fertility preservation and minimally invasive endoscopic surgery to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia and kidney stones. In addition to delivering exceptional surgical care to his patients, he provides state of the art evidence based medical treatments for male factor infertility and male sexual dysfunction. He also has extensive experience in the management of general urological conditions.

Dr. Berookhim is a graduate of the highly competitive Seven Year Accelerated Liberal Arts and Medical Education (B.A./M.D.) program at Boston University, having gained admission to medical school immediately after high school. He completed an internship in Surgery and residency in Urology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Additionally he completed prestigious fellowships in Male Sexual and Reproductive Medicine at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and in Male Reproductive Medicine and Microsurgery at the Weill Cornell Medical College. He is the co-author of many internationally published studies addressing a myriad of men's health issues including erectile dysfunction, Peyronie's disease, hypogonadism and male infertility, and has presented numerous abstracts at influential medical society meetings. He also serves as a peer reviewer for the Journal of Urology, American Journal of Men's Health, Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, and the Middle East Fertility Society Journal.

Credentials:

Board certifications:

  • Urology - American Board of Urology

Administrative titles

  • Director - Male Fertility and Microsurgery, Department of Urology, Lenox Hill Hospital

Academic titles

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

Medical school

  • Boston University School of Medicine

Residencies

  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Internships

  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Fellowships

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

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Locations & insurance

  • 170 East 77th Street
    Suite B
    New York, NY 10075

    Fax: (212) 288-1462

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Patient ratings & comments

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Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider

4.8

Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

4.8

Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

4.7

Care provider’s efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

4.8

Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)

4.7

Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)

4.7

Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

4.8

Amount of time the care provider spent with you

4.6

Your confidence in this care provider

4.8

Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others

4.7

Most recent comments:

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

"Dr. Berookhim, is amazing and i am truly lucky that he is my Doctor. He is caring , compassionate , funny , the list is endless."

"Dr. Berookhim is EXCELLENT."

"I felt I was in the presence of someone who had taken the Hippocratic Oath."

"I like Dr. Beerdom very much I wish all my drs. were like him."

"Answered all questions in a most comfortable fashion."

"My primary care physician, Dr Bruce Yaffe, recommended Dr Berookham when I was seeking a better resource and ever since I've been very pleased and confident with Dr. Berookham."

"I have never had a doctor take a personal interest in me & my ailment as Dr. Berookhim - plus his medical knowledge & surgical capability has been excellent!"

"Dr. Berookhim made me feel very comfortable and I am glad I chose him for a ____."

"He is amazing you are lucky to have him on board."

"Very good."

"Very likely recommend Dr. Boback Berookhim to others."

"I am a senior and he treated me with respect and helped me understand my problem"

"EXCELLENT AND HUMBLE CARE PROVIDER"

"Great Experience, Extremely Professional Surgeon."

"Very satisfied."

"Absolutely finest gentleman I have ever had the privilege of meeting."

"Definiley will Recommened this Provider."

"Excellent."

"Excellent Very Professional and caring"

"My provider was very good."

"My other dr's wanted Dr Berookhim's business card when I recapped my experience with him & his organization."

"Dr. Berookhim is a wonderful doctor, he is caring and knowledgeable, I would highly recommend him. You are lucky to have him part of your staff."

"Good."

"Very good."

"Excellent."

"Very nice and easy person."

"Very good."

"Dr. B is an excellent communicator and practitioner."

"Amazing doctor! Makes every one feel comfortable and full of information."

"I came to this practice after a bad experience with a previous doctor. I feel so lucky to have found it. Great doctors and staff. #10. So comfortable with the doctor. He is very knowledgeable and understanding."

"EXCELLENT DOCTOR"

"sympathetic and friendly bedside of Doctor BB"

"Very excellent doctor the best and very caring."

"Excellent."