Matthew Rutman is the Codirector of Voiding Dysfunction, Incontinence and Urodynamic Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, Columbia University, NY, USA. He is an Assistant Professor of clinical urology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, NY, USA. He graduated with honors from Emory University, Ga, USA, and Chicago Medical School, Ill, USA. After completing his residency at William Beaumont Hospital, Dr. Rutman completed a fellowship in female urology, voiding dysfunction, neurourology, and urodynamics under world renowned Shlomo Raz, M.D at the UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Rutman is board-certified in urology. His practice is limited to male and female voiding dysfunctions including urinary retention, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), interstitial cystitis, prostatitis, urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, neurogenic bladder, urinary tract infections, and reconstructive female urology surgery for vaginal prolapse, urethral diverticulum, and vesico-vaginal fistulae. He has authored over 30 book chapters and publications in leading journals and urology textbooks. His clinical and research interests are in male and female incontinence, vaginal prolapse, voiding dysfunction, urodynamics, and surgical outcomes. He is a Member of the American Medical Association, the Society of Urodynamics and Female Urology, the American Urologic Association, the Endourology Society, the American Urogynecologic Society, the International Continence Society, and the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.
Biography Updated on 23 July 2012