Dmitriy Nikolavsky, MD

Dmitriy Nikolavsky, MD
Appointed 08/01/12
Women's Health Network
222 Campus West Building (CWB)
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-1500

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Urology: Adult Urology, Robotic & Laparoscopic Surgery, Urodynamics Lab


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2012, Reconstructive Urology
  • Residency: William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, 2011, Urology
  • Residency: William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, 2007, General Surgery
  • MD: Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2004

Research Interests

  • Urethral stricture disease

    Genitourinary reconstruction clinical and patient-reported outcomes

Clinical Trials

  • Endoscopic Buccal Mucosal Graft Urethroplasty or Bladder Neck Reconstruction
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Specialties & Certification

  • American Board of Urology
  • Urology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Artificial Urinary Sphincter
  • Bladder outlet obstruction
  • Complications of gender reassignment
  • Complications of metoideoplasty and neophallus
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Overflow Incontinence
  • Pelvic Trauma
  • Post-prostatectomy incontinence
  • Transgender Urologic Care
  • Urethral Stricture Disease
  • Urinary Frequency
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Incontinence, Male
  • Urinary Obstruction
  • Urologic reconstruction
  • Vesicovaginal Fistula
  • Voiding Dysfunction


  • Adults


  • Artificial urinary sphincter placement
  • Correction of complications in neophallic urethra
  • Fistula Surgery
  • Male Sling Procedure
  • Pelvic Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Transgender urologic support
  • Ureteral reconstruction
  • Ureteral reimplantation
  • Urethral & Vaginal Reconstruction
  • Urethroplasty
  • Urinary Reconstruction and Diversion


  • American Urological Association (AUA)
  • Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine and Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU)
  • Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons (GURS)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • VA Medical Center

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Portuguese
  • Russian

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

1/14/16 Reconstructive urologist provides surgery, ongoing medical care to patients who have had gender reassignment operations


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