Ashutosh Tewari, MD

Ashutosh Tewari, MD, FRCS (hon)

Urology New York, NY

Professor and Chairman, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Office Address

  • 625 Madison Avenue
    Second Floor
    New York, NY 10022
    Phone: (212) 241-9955

Ashutosh Tewari, MD, FRCS (hon)

Urology New York, NY

Professor and Chairman, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


  • I am a surgeon scientist involved with Prostate cancer research and treatment. Current Chairman of Urology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. I have interest in Robotic Prstatectomy and have performed this operation for last 14 years. I have helped in refining the technique of Nerve and continence preservation during this procedure.

    Previously founding Director of Institute of Prostate Cancer at NYPH/WCMC and Director of LeFrak Center for Robotic Surgery at NYPH.

    Founder of Prostate Cancer Symposium and Research symposium in New York City. Involved with nerve sparing robotic prostate surgery, anatomic, genomic, outcomes and surgical innovations in prostate cancer surgery.

    Personally involved with over 5500 robotic prostate cancer surgeries for last 10 years and routinely perform Artmis guided MRI TRUS fusion biopsies. Have researched novel biopsy techniques, MRI based imaging to identify aggressive prostate cancer and have developed novel protocols for focal therapy, active surveillance and minimally invasive treatment of prostate cancer.

    I run a comprehensive program of prostate cancer where all modalities are available and patients are offered appropriate treatment frothier disease.

    Have awards from Prostate Cancer Foundation ( and have won awards from American Urological Association (AUA)

    Specialties: Urology, Oncology, Genomics, Prostate Cancer and Robotic Surgery, focal therapy, Active Surveillance, Prostate MRI, Nerve Sparing techniques.

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Urology: General Urology
  • Clinical Interests: Prostatectomy; Operative Surgical Procedures; Needle Biopsy; Prostatic Neoplasms; Laparoscopy; Population Surveillance; Length of Stay; Postoperative Complications; Predictive Value of Tests

Education & Training

  • Henry Ford Hospital - Wayne State UniversityHenry Ford Hospital - Wayne State University
  • G.S.V.M Medical College KanpurG.S.V.M Medical College Kanpur
  • UCSF - FresnoUCSF - Fresno
  • University of Florida, Gaineville

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of UrologyUrology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008
    • Top Doctors: New York Metro AreaCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007
    • New York Magazine: Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

    Clinical Trials

    Publications & Presentations


    Research History

    • Multi Photon Microscopy for Prostate Cancer2010 - 2013

    Other Languages

    • Hindi, Urdu

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • Empire BCBS HMO
    • Empire BCBS PPO
    • GHI PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • HIP of New York - Select PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • MVP Healthcare PPO
    • Oxford Health Freedom
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO


    • Robotic Prostatectomy
    • Robotic Surgery
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