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Doron Stember

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  • American Board of Urology


  • MD, New York University School of Medicine

  • Internship, General Surgery
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Residency, Urology
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Fellowship, Microsurgery
    Weill Cornell Medical College

  • Fellowship, Reproductive Fertility
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


    Dr. Doron S. Stember is an Assistant Professor of Urology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City.   As a board certified urologist and fellowship trained surgeon, he has a special interest and training in minimally invasive and microsurgical techniques for surgical sperm retrieval in obstructive and nonobstructive azoospermia, microsurgical varicocele repair, vasectomy, vasectomy reversal, erectile dysfunction treatment including penile prosthesis implantation, testis prosthesis insertion, treatment of Peyronie's disease, and testosterone replacement therapy.

    Dr. Stember is a leading authority in the research and treatment of erectile dysfunction.  He is one of a handful of surgeons in the United States who is fellowship trained in both sexual medicine and penile prosthetic surgery (at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center) and male infertility and microsurgery (at Weill-Cornell Medical College).  

    Dr. Stember has developed several novel medical products and holds a patent for the design of a device to assist with improved outcomes for penile prosthesis surgery.  He is Chair of the Membership Committee of the Sexual Medicine Society of North America.  

    Dr. Stember reviews and selects articles for publication in medical journals including the Journal of Sexual Medicine, European Urology, The Journal of Urology, Andrology, Sexual Medicine, and the Asian Journal of Andrology.  

    He is a member of multiple organizations including the Sexual Medicine Society of North America (SMSNA), the International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM), the American Urological Association (AUA), and the New York Section of the American Urological Association (NYAUA).

    Dr. Stember is a co-author of the a co-author of of the textbook, “Clinical Care Pathways in Andrology.”

    Dr. Stember is the recipient of the prestigious Scholars in Sexuality Research Grant Award from the Society for Sexual Medicine in 2010.  He has authored more than 100 articles, book chapters and abstracts in the field of reproductive and sexual medicine. His research and discoveries have been presented at national and international conferences and published in leading journals including The Journal of Urology, Annual Review in Medicine, and the Journal of Sexual Medicine.  

    Dr.Stember frequently lectures and presents his clinical research at national and international medical conferences.  He has given clinical talks throughout the United States, as well as Canada and South Korea.  He teaches and mentors medical students, residents and fellows, and received the Beth Israel Urology Faculty Teaching Award in 2013.  He has also been a faculty member for surgical skills workshops where he has taught other practicing urologists his technique of penile prosthesis surgery.  


  • 2014 -
    Center of Excellence - Penile Prosthesis Surgery

  • 2014 -
    Super Doctors - NY Rising Star Urology
    New York Times

  • 2010 -
    Scholars in Sexuality Research Grant Award
    Sexual Medicine Society of North America



Garber BB, Khurgin JL, Stember DS, Perito PE. Pseudo-malfunction of the Coloplast Titan Inflatable Penile Prosthesis One-Touch Release Pump. Urology 2014 Oct; 84(4).

Barazani Y, Stahl PJ, Nagler HM, Stember DS. Is there a rationale for penile rehabilitation following radical prostatectomy?. American Journal of Men's Health 2015 Jan; 9(1).

Katz BF, Gaunay GS, Barazani Y, Nelson CJ, Moreira DM, Dinlenc CZ, Nagler HM, Stember DS. Use of a preoperative checklist reduces risk of penile prosthesis infection. The Journal of urology 2014 Jul; 192(1).

Gaunay G, Nagler HM, Stember DS. Reproductive sequelae of diabetes in male patients. Endocrinology and metabolism clinics of North America 2013 Dec; 42(4).

Barazani Y, Katz BF, Nagler HM, Stember DS. Lifestyle, environment, and male reproductive health. The Urologic clinics of North America 2014 Feb; 41(1).

Stember DS, Garber BB, Perito PE. Outcomes of abdominal wall reservoir placement in inflatable penile prosthesis implantation: a safe and efficacious alternative to the space of Retzius. The journal of sexual medicine 2014 Feb; 11(2).

Matsushita K, Stember DS, Nelson CJ, Mulhall JP. Concordance between patient and physician assessment of the magnitude of Peyronie's disease curvature. The journal of sexual medicine 2014 Jan; 11(1).

Tal R, Stember DS, Logmanieh N, Narus J, Mulhall JP. Erectile dysfunction in men treated for testicular cancer. BJU international 2014 Jun; 113(6).

Gaunay GS, Barazani Y, Kagen AC, Stember DS. Aggressive angiomyxoma of the scrotum. Clinical imaging; 37(6).

Stember DS, Nelson CJ, Mulhall JP. Preoperative erectile function is an independent predictor for decision to spare cavernous nerves during radical prostatectomy. The journal of sexual medicine 2013 Aug; 10(8).

Sullivan JF, Stember DS, Deveci S, Akin-Olugbade Y, Mulhall JP. Ejaculation profiles of men following radiation therapy for prostate cancer. The journal of sexual medicine 2013 May; 10(5).

Mehta A, Stember DS, O'Brien K, Mulhall JP. Defining the aetiology of erectile dysfunction in men with chronic pelvic pain syndrome. Andrology 2013 May; 1(3).

Bernie AM, Ramasamy R, Stember DS, Stahl PJ. Microsurgical epididymal sperm aspiration: indications, techniques and outcomes. Asian journal of andrology 2013 Jan; 15(1).

Stember DS, Nagler HM. Update on vasectomy protocol. Current urology reports 2012 Dec; 13(6).

Barazani Y, Stahl PJ, Nagler HM, Stember DS. Management of ejaculatory disorders in infertile men. Asian journal of andrology 2012 Jul; 14(4).

Katz DJ, Stember DS, Nelson CJ, Mulhall JP. Perioperative prevention of penile prosthesis infection: practice patterns among surgeons of SMSNA and ISSM. The journal of sexual medicine 2012 Jun; 9(6).

Stember DS, Mulhall JP. The concept of erectile function preservation (penile rehabilitation) in the patient after brachytherapy for prostate cancer. Brachytherapy; 11(2).

Stahl PJ, Stember DS, Mulhall JP. Options for fertility preservation in men and boys with cancer. Advances in experimental medicine and biology 2012; 732.

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  • Coloplast

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  • Coloplast

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  • UroSciences

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