About

About

Dr. Rofeim joined the medical staff of the Smith Institute for Urology and the Hofstra NS-LIJ School of Medicine in July 2012 after being in private practice in the New York area for 10 years. After completion of general surgery training at LIJ and Beth Israel Medical Centers, he continued with urology residency at LIJ Medical Center where he served as the chief resident under the mentorship of Drs. Arthur Smith and Gopal Badlani. He graduated magna cum laude from CUNY-Queens College and cum laude from SUNY-Downstate Medical Center.

During his undergraduate training, he won numerous awards including the Donald E. Lancefield Prize, the Howard Hughes Summer Fellowship Award for undergraduate research, the Robert Keating Memorial Award and was included in the National Dean's List. He received the prestigious American Medical Association Physician Recognition Award and AUA/Praecis Gerald P. Murphy Scholar Award for Distinction in the study of prostate cancer. During his residency training, he won the Academic Annual Research Competition at LIJ Medical Center.

He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society where he served as the vice president, the American Urologic Society and the New York Section of the American Urologic Society. Dr. Rofeim is a diplomate of the American Board of Urology (Board certified) and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has published several articles and a book chapter in the fileds of fertility and incontinence and has presented numerous abstracts at the American Urologic Association annual meetings and other prestigious societies in topics of fertility and interstitial cystitis. Interests include:

Enlarged Prostate

Erectile Dysfunction

General Urology

Incontinence

Kidney Stones

Urologic Cancers

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Urology - American Board of Urology

  • Academic titles

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

  • Chief resident

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Medical school

    • SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

  • Residencies

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Internships

    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel -- Petrie Division

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Southside Hospital

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Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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08/20/2018
"Dr. Rofeim is a great doctor and a great person."
07/17/2018
"Dr. Rofeim is an excellent doctor. He listen when you ask questions answers then to my satisfactions."
06/22/2018
"Dr. Rofeim is very professional and caring. He takes time to explain things and shows concern. He is a credit to his profession."
06/19/2018
"I have known Dr. Rofeim for many years. He has always shown genuine interest in my healthcare. He advises me on issues concerning my health and listens when I have questions or concerns. I have confidence in him as a healthcare provider, and value his opinion."
06/13/2018
"All very good. "
06/04/2018
"Very caring physician."
05/20/2018
"I have found Dr.Rofeim to be an excellent physician. He listens, takes his time, and is very thorough with his examination. He always takes the time to explain things in very straightforward, easy to understand terms. This entire practice is very efficient and accommodating - makes going to the doctor a pleasurable experience!"
04/24/2018
"I'm very impressed with Dr. Rofeim.."
04/24/2018
"I'm very impressed with Northwell."
04/19/2018
"He was excellent - "
04/19/2018
"I saw Dr. Rofeim several years ago and I was impressed that he not only remembered me but why I saw him. No question I would refer people to him. He is a friendly doctor who really cares...very important."
03/02/2018
"Very knowledgeable. Explained everything in detail."
02/23/2018
"I find Dr. Rofeim to always show interest and concern when I see him. He answers and explains all questions I have. I find him to be a very caring physician. "
01/13/2018
"Dr. Rofeim personally called me to advise that the infection I had still continued, though I was feeling very good. I was very impressed by his follow-up as to my condition. I found it to be very conscientious of Dr. Rofeim to do so. He then had his Office send my Pharmacy another Script immediately for further pills to finally clear my infection completely."
12/30/2017
"Doctor was patient, kind & friendly."
12/14/2017
"Dr. Rofeim always has a pleasant and welcoming attitude. Like talking to an old friend."
11/25/2017
"Dr Omid is very friendly and very knowledgeable at the time to discussed my health problems."
10/19/2017
"Known this doctor for decades."
09/21/2017
"I recommended my husband to be Dr. Omid Rofein, MD and he is very satisfied. Dr. Rofein is very professional, caring, considerate doctor & had a great personality."
08/26/2017
"recommended to others"
08/24/2017
"Excellent, thorough, highly competent. Dr. Rofeim also makes embarrassing exams & procedures manageable & easy. I recommend him highly."
07/27/2017
"Spent time - never rushed - very understanding."
07/26/2017
"Very good experience."
07/22/2017
"He's one of the best doctor."
07/19/2017
"Dr. Rofeim is a great doctor. I have recommended him to my friend."
06/22/2017
"Good."
06/12/2017
"concerned, great doctor"
05/18/2017
"Very good."
04/06/2017
"Great."
10/27/2016
"Good."
10/21/2016
"He was caring & considerate."
10/17/2016
"I met Dr. Rofeim in ER when he was inserting a stent in my left kidney - he is extremely caring & understanding person. He himself has called my home twice with result of tests we were waiting for. Can't say enough positive things about him."
09/28/2016
"Very good experience."
08/23/2016
"Dr. Rofeim displays very good bed side manner. He makes me feel at ease about my medication condition. He has personally called me about the seriousness of test and to F/U right away with him. #8. Excellent."
08/05/2016
"I have been very lucky to have been with your center, its been the reason I'm now 93 years old thank to you center. Thank you, again."
07/13/2016
"Very good experience in fact, I recommended them with a friend of mine and, he is a new patient."
05/18/2016
"Ok!"
04/27/2016
"Dr. Roheim was friendly, professional, accessible and made me feel that I was in good, highly competent hands."
04/07/2016
"Provider is very good."
04/07/2016
"The entire office excellent. 10. I did already."
04/02/2016
"everything was awesome!!"
03/21/2016
"This is a new experience for me, and I left feeling confident in the doctors ability. His immediate follow up to imaging results and laying out an action plan was comforting. I look forward to feeling better!"
03/11/2016
"Doctor excellent"
01/08/2016
"Everything good -"
12/30/2015
"Only good experineces"
09/17/2015
"After going through a very bad experience with another urologist - Dr. Rofeim was excellent -"
08/26/2015
"All OK!"
06/30/2015
"Very good."
06/26/2015
"I care about my doctor very much."
11/13/2014
"Knowledgeable & caring."
07/18/2014
"I don't speak much English but the doctor made me understand all correctly."
06/23/2014
"OMID ROFEIM is exceptional."
05/30/2014
"Good experience."
04/24/2014
"Excellent."
02/17/2014
"Good."
01/24/2014
"My visit went well, and I am very glad."
01/07/2014
"I feel that I was cared for very well."

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