Education and training

Our professionals are dedicated to guiding and educating the next generation of medical professionals. We are the only Long Island-based female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery fellowship with our administration, directorship and all clinical training under one practice.

Our fellows learn how to treat the most complex urogynecological conditions with accuracy and compassion. 

Fellows will gain exposure and experience in various departments, such as urology, colorectal surgery and gastroenterology. Through in-depth clinical experience, didactic lectures, clinical or basic research and one-on-one training from our experts, these young medical professionals become proficient, passionate care providers.

Residency program

Fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at Northwell Health

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwell Health offers a three-year fellowship training program in urogynecology and reconstructive pelvic surgery. This program is accredited by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 

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Fellowship in Advanced Female Pelvic Surgery at Southside Hospital

The Fellowship in Advanced Female Pelvic Surgery is a one year educational experience for graduates of an Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)-approved OB/GYN residency who would like additional training in surgical technique and perioperative care. Based at Southside and Huntington Hospitals, the training program allows the fellow the opportunity to develop his or her laparoscopic, robotic (including single incision), open and vaginal surgical skills.

Research and clinical trials

Northwell Health urogynecologists are fully dedicated to participating in clinical trials and research for the treatment of bladder and pelvic conditions. We actively seek educational opportunities to sharpen our clinical approach and understanding of the treatments that reduce your pain and improve your quality of life. Our experts are pioneers in their field and have contributed to peer reviewed scientific literature with more than 50 original research papers and more than 100 educational presentations.

The Feinstein Institute is a significant component of our dedication to discovering new, life-changing cures. Through constant collaboration and by breaking down the barriers of creative thought, our experts have continued to advance the science behind disease prevention and treatment. 

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