Meet Our Urologists

Alexander I. Sankin, MD

Alexander I. Sankin, MD, Attending Physician, Urology
Gender: M
Department: Urology
Practice Specialty: Urology
Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine
Residency: SUNY Downstate
Fellowship: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Main Location:
Adult Urology: 718-920-4531
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Academic Title: Assistant Professor, Urology
Administrative Title: Attending Physician
Clinical Focus:

Open and robotic surgery
Urologic malignancies: prostate, testicular, renal and bladder cancer

Research Focus: Immunotherapy for bladder cancer, advances in treatment of renal cell carcinoma

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Alexander I. Sankin, MD, Assistant Professor of Urology, is a board-certified urologist specializing in the treatment of urological malignancies, including prostate, testicular, renal and bladder carcinoma. Dr. Sankin is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania where he earned both BS and MA degrees. He obtained his medical degree from NYU and completed his residency in Surgery and Urology at SUNY Downstate. Dr. Sankin is also a graduate of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Fellowship in Urologic Oncology. He is currently a member of the American Urological Association and American Medical Association. Dr. Sankin’s current research program focuses on the translational application of immune-oncology to the treatment of urologic cancer.