Alexis E. Te, M.D.
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Alexis E. Te, M.D.


Accepts New Patients
Gender: Male
Language: English
Insurance: 11 accepted  View

Locations and Appointments



  • Female Urology
  • Neuro-Urology
  • Neurourology
  • Urology


  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Laser Surgery
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
  • Laser Urology
  • Green Light Laser Procedure


Board Certifications

  • Urology

Clinical & Academic Positions

  • Attending Urologist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Professor of Urology - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., Cornell University Medical College, 1988


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Personal Statement

I am the Director of the Brady Prostate Center and am an active investigator in numerous minimally invasive therapies for the enlarged prostate. Our center provides a uniquely comprehensive experience in evaluating, managing and treating all types of prostate problems including benign prostatic hyperplasia, prostatitis and prostate cancer. The center provides all of the state of the art technologies and is one of a few centers that is experienced in providing the full range of minimally invasive treatments ranging from Lasers to Microwave Thermotherapy as well as all available standard treatments. The center is actively investigating and providing new treatment options in the numerous clinical trials for patients with BPH and other prostate problems.

An appointment for consultation can be made by calling (646) 962-4811.

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Dr. Alexis E. Te is a Professor of Urology at the Weill Medical College at Cornell University, the Director of the Urology Program at the Iris Cantor Men's Health Center, the Director of the Brady Prostate Center, as well as Director of Urodynamics & Neurourology, and Attending Urologist in the Department of Urology at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.

Dr. Te received his medical degree from Weill Medical College at Cornell University and completed his urology residency training at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center as well as a fellowship in neurourology and urodynamics at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University. Dr. Te continued as a academic and clinical faculty member, and became a leader in the development of new techniques for treatment of benign prostatic disorders in men as well as the evaluation and treatment of incontinence in men and women. He continues to lead in research and academic and clinical education in areas such as Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), Therapies in BPH, Incontinence, Prostatitis, Neurourology & Urodynamics, Female Urology, Interstitial Cystitis, Laser Surgery, and Prostate Cancer as well as Men's Health Issues.

Dr. Te maintains memberships in 11 professional organizations, is a Fellow in The New York Academy of Medicine, currently holds editorial responsibilities with 10 professional/scholarly journals, and has consistently been annually ranked as a top physician in Super Docs, Castle Connelly: Best Doctor in NY Metro Area – Urology, Best Doctors in America Database, and the annual NY magazine Best Doctors List.

Dr. Te's office is located within the Iris Cantor Men's Health Center, at 425 E. 61st Street, 12th Floor. An appointment for consultation with Dr. Te can be made by calling (646) 962-4811.

Education: Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY Medical Doctorate, May 1988 Yale University, New Haven, CT Bachelor of Science, May 1984 Major: Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry Associate Member of Sigma Xi Research Society Polytechnic Preparatory Country Day School, Brooklyn, NY High School Diploma, June 1980 Cum Laude Honor Society

Memberships in Associations: American Urological Association American Urologic Association/New York Section American Medical Association Philippino Chinese Medical Association Medical Society of the State of New York Chinese American Medical Assocation Endourologic Society of Urodynamics and Female Urology, American Academy of Science


Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care

Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

Sigma Xi Research Society, Associate Member, 1984

            Outstanding Achievements in Medicine, Philippine Chinese Medical Association, 1995

            Outstanding Young Man, Philippine Chinese Association of America, 1996

            New York Harvest Award, UST Medical Alumni Association, 1997

            Rising Star Award, Poly Preparatory Country Day School Board of Alumni, 1999

            Medicine Achievement Award, Philippine Chinese Association, 2002

            Distinguished Physician Award, Philippine Chinese Medical Association 2004

            SUFU Best Video Award- 1St Prize 2008

            AUA Best Video Award-1st Prize 2008

            SuperDocs 2008, 2009, 2010

            Castle Connelly: Best Doctor in NY Metro Area: Urology 2007, 2008. 2009, 2010

            Consumer's Research Council of America: Top Physicians 2004-2009

            Best Doctors in America Database: 2009, 2010

            Marquis Who’s Who in America 2009



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Alexis E. Te, M.D. has been named one of America's Top Doctors by Castle Connolly. We have 384 of America's Top Doctors in 57 medical specialties.