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Gender: Male
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Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
425 East 61st Street, Floor 12
New York, NY 10065
P: 646-962-4811
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646-962-4811
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Female Urology/Urogynecology
525 East 68th Street, Starr 900
New York, NY 10065
P: (212)746-4600
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(212)746-4600
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Female Urology/Urogynecology
425 East 61st Street, Floor 12
New York, NY 10065
P: (646) 962-4811
Call for appointment
(646) 962-4811
4.
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
525 East 68th Street, Starr 900
New York, NY 10065
P: 212-746-5455
Call for appointment
212-746-5455
5.
Incontinence
425 East 61st Street, Floor 12
New York, NY 10065
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Incontinence
525 East 68th Street, Starr 900
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-4600
Call for appointment
(212) 746-4600

Personal Statement

Urology is a complex field with many subtle nuances that affect a patient’s life. A successful urologist must be able to adapt to a patient’s needs and offer the right care for each patient. The challenges and the personal nature of urology is what drove me to choose this specialty. As a member of the Weill Cornell Medical College, I look forward to providing the best of care for the community that I serve.

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Specialties/Expertise

Specialties
  • Urology
  • Female Urology
  • Urogynecology
  • General Urology
Expertise
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Pelvic Prolapse
  • BPH (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Laser Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Urology
  • Cancer of Prostate
  • Prostatitis
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Pelvic Floor Reconstruction
  • Laser Urology
  • Voiding Dysfunction
  • Voiding Disorders

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 [HMO]
  • AETNA [PPO]
  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]

Education/Training

  • M.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Medicine, 2005
  • B.A., New York University, 2001

Biography

Titles

Assistant Professor of Urology
Weill Cornell Medical College

Assistant Attending Urologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Urology in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Biography

Weill Cornell Medical Center is pleased to introduce Bilal Chughtai, MD, as an Assistant Professor of Urology. Dr. Chughtai specializes in Voiding Dysfunction, Female Urology, and Neurourology.

Dr. Chughtai treats the body as a cohesive system with a focus on Urological care.  As such, it’s just as important to address the immediate symptoms, as it is to examine the underlying causes of the Urological complaint. Dr. Chughtai engages his patients in a manner that improves their present Urological needs as well as actively involves them in their future wellbeing. His treatment focuses on introducing daily healthy habits and hones in on preventing future Urological conditions. The effectiveness of his medical and surgical treatment relies heavily on strong doctor/patient relationships and on the patient’s resolve to make healthy changes. As Dr. Chughtai’s patient, you are promised a passionate and supportive partnership to understand your Urological condition.

Prior to his arrival, Dr. Chughtai completed his Residency in General Surgery and Urology at Albany Medical Center, followed by a Fellowship in Female Urology, Neurourology, and Voiding Dysfunction at Weill Cornell Medical Center and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.  He earned his Doctorate of Medicine at State University of New York at Stony Brook after graduating Magna cum Laude from New York University with a major in Biological Sciences.

Dr. Chughtai is also an active researcher. He has served as primary & co-investigator in numerous studies. He has also published over 80 peer-reviewed articles, authored chapters and books, and has presented at numerous prestigious national meetings.

Dr. Chughtai maintains a successful Urological practice in both men and women. If you are interested in a consultation with Dr. Chughtai, please call to set up an appointment at (646) 962-4811.