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Nicholas T. Karanikolas, MD, FACS

Associate Professor, SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University, Department of Urology
Chief of Urology, Veterans Affairs NY Harbor Healthcare, Department of Urology

    Background and Expertise:

    Dr. Karanikolas is an outstanding Urological Oncologist who brings his extensive clinical experience to our resident rotation at the VA New York Harbor Healthcare System in Brooklyn where he serves as Chief of Urology. His research centers on outcomes of PSA screening and prostate biopsy in the Veterans population.

    • 1994 - 1998: Doctor of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical School Brooklyn, NY

    • 1988 - 1992: B.A. Biology, New York University, New York, NY
    • 2004 - 2006: Fellowship in Urologic Oncology in the Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
    • 2000 - 2004: Resident in the Department of Urology , SUNY Downstate School of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY

    • 1998 - 2000: Resident in the Department of Surgery, SUNY Downstate, School of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY

    Book Chapters

    • "Recent Advances in Endourology Vol.7. Endourological Management of Urogenital Carcinoma". Springer-Verlag Tokyo. Edition 2005. FP. Secin; N Karanikolas; K Touijer; B Guillonneau
    • Bladder Cancer Vaccine Development in Bladder Cancer Diagnosis, Therapeutics and Management; Humana Press Inc  2010 Nicholas Karanikolas, Jonathan Coleman

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