Wael F. Muakkassa, M.D.
Board Certified Urologist
Fellowship trained in Renal Transplants
Dr. Muakkassa is certified by the American Board of Urology. He joined our practice on February 1, 2007. He was in practice in the Cortland, Liverpool and Fulton areas in New York for the previous 10 years. Prior to that, he was in urologic practice in Southern California for 8 years. He had held academic positions at the University of Maryland in Baltimore and the American University of Beirut in Lebanon prior to going into private practice. Dr. Muakkassa had surgical training at the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo and completed his urological training at the University of Maryland in Baltimore. He also completed a fellowship in renal transplantation surgery at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond.
He has expertise and interests in many aspects of urology, including urological cancer, prostate problems, male and female incontinence with reconstructive procedures for incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, vasectomy, laser and Shock Wave therapy for kidney stone disease. He is also trained in laparoscopic and robotic assisted laparoscopic techniques.
He is a member of The American Urological Association, The American Medical Association and New York State Medical Society. He also has been a member of The American Society of Transplant Surgeons.